Philip Smith to makes his debut for the Royal Opera

Philip Smith makes his debut with The Royal Opera during their 2015/16 season in a new production of Luigi Rossi's Orpheus to be performed in the unique candlelit space of the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare's Globe.

The new producton, performed in English, will be directed by Keith Warner and conducted by Christian Curnyn with the orchestra of the Early Opera Company.

This house debut follows a busy 2014/15 season where Philip made his debuts at the Polish National Opera (Graziano / The Merchant of Venice) and Teatro Petruzaelli di Bari (Papageno / Die Zauberflöte).

Performances of Orpheus take place from 23 October - 15 November 2015, for further details visit the Royal Opera House or Shakespeare's Globe websites.