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From the House of the Dead
Information for From the House of the Dead at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). Telling the story of the inmates of a Siberian prison, the opera reflects their feelings of pain, oppression and injustice as each recount why they ended up in jail. Their gloom is eased as they painstakingly nurse an eagle back to health, which comes to symbolize both Russia and the notion of freedom. Sung in Czech with English surtitles.
Approximate runtime 100minutes (including any interval).
Performers Willard W White (Aexandr Petrovic Gorjancikov), Pascal Charbonneau (Aljeja), Stefan Margita (Luke Kuzmic), Ladislav Elgr (Skuratov), Johan Reuter (Siskov/Priest), Alexander Vassiliev (Prison Governor), Nicky Spence (Big Prisoner/Nikita), Grant Doyle (Small Prisoner/Cook/Cekunov), Graham Clark (Elderly Prisoner), Konu Kim (Voice), Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts (Drunk Prisoner), Konu Kim (Voice), Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts (Drunk Prisoner), Peter Hoare (Sapkin), John Graham-Hall (Prisoner/Kedril), Aes Jenis (Prisoner/Don Juan/Brahmin), Florian Hoffman (Young Prisoner), Rinat Shaham (Prostitute), Alexander Kravets (Cerevin).
Author Leos Janacek. Book by Dostoyevsky. Producer Royal Opera House. Producer La Monnaie Brussels. Producer Opera de Lyon. Conductor Teodor Currentzis. Director Krzysztof Warlikowski. Design Malgorzata Szczesniak. Lighting Felice Ross. Design Denis Gueguin (video design). Director Claude Bardouil (movement director). Dramaturg Christian Longchamp.

From the House of the Dead


Wednesday, 7th March 2018 to Saturday, 24th March 2018.
Mar18 7, 10, 14, 19, 22, 24 at 20:00
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From the House of the Dead at Royal Opera House, West EndQTix Codes:
Listing: L989206545
Production: T0434011906
Event: S1938
Venue: V377
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