Opera Scotland

Cinderella

Music

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (born Manchester, 8 September 1934)

Text

The composer.

 

Premieres

First Performance: Kirkwall (Orkney Arts Theatre), 21 June 1980.

 

Background

Cinderella is described as a Pantomime Opera for young performers. With a duration of 50 minutes, it was first given at the 1980 St Magnus Festival on Orkney. All the parts are written for unbroken voices, and it was played by local schoolchldren.

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