Victorian Opera Announces New Casting For ‘A Little Night Music’

By Francisco Salazar

The Victorian Opera has announced a number of cast additions to its productions of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s beloved musical “A Little Night Music.”

The company announced that Verity Hunt-Ballard would be performing Countess Charlotte Malcolm, while Alinta Chidzey would sing the role of Petra. Elisa Colla and Mat Verevis round out the cast as Anne Egerman and  Henrik Egerman.

The new additions will join Ali McGregor as Desiree Armfeldt, Simon Gleeson as Fredrik Egerman, and Nancye Hayes as Madame Armfeldt.

The production will also star opera singers Samuel Dundas and Sophia Wasley as Count Carl Magnus Malcolm and Fredrika Armfeldt, respectively.

The ensemble will also feature numerous opera singers such as Paul Biencourt, Kirilie Blythman, Michelle McCarthy, and Juel Riggall.

Stuart Maunder AM will direct the production.

“A Little Night Music” will be presented on June 27 through July 6, 2019.