Atelier de Recherche et de Création pour l’Art Lyrique [ARCAL]
- Charles Pitt
A touring chamber-opera group founded in 1982 by the countertenor Henri Ledroit and the producer Christian Gangneron to take productions to French provincial towns and Paris suburbs that usually see no opera, and to employ young singers taking their first steps in the profession. It is subsidized by the French Cultural Ministry. Each production is given between 10 and 30 performances; the repertory ranges from the Baroque – Handel’s ...