Following the success of A Beautiful World in late 2016, Cranleigh Abu Dhabi presents its second opera project. Acclaimed director Karen Gillingham returns with her world-renowned creative team for Water in the Desert: A Zayed Legacy. An opera that embraces music, drama, movement, design, and film with a cast of two professional opera singers accompanied by over 80 school children.
Presented in partnership with the Cranleigh Abu Dhabi School and the Ministry of Tolerance UAE.
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7:30pm
Friday, October 26, 2018, 4pm
Participants Karen Gillingham, Director, Artistic Director
Hannah Conway, Composer, Music Director
Natasha Khamjani, Choreographer
Rhiannon Newman-Brown, Designer
Peter Cant, Librettist
Robert Gildon, Baritone
Natalie Montakhab, Soprano
Magali Charrier, Designer Videographer
Susan Hamilton, Producer
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