Joseph Phibbs’ Juliana receives its première at the Cheltenham Music Festival on Sunday 15th July in a production directed by Richard Wiliams and conducted by George Vass. Juliana is a joint-commission between Nova Music and the Cheltenham and Presteigne festivals, and is generously supported by the John S Cohen Foundation, the Arts Council of Wales and the George Vass Commission Fund.
Cast includes Cheryl Evener (Juliana), Rebecca Afonwy-Jones (Kerstin) and Samuel Pantcheff (Juan). Following the Cheltenham performance, there will be further performances at the Presteigne Festival (23rd August) and at St John’s Smith Square (21st October)
Later this year Rebecca can also be seen in the role of Flora in the Welsh National Opera production of La Traviata