About the Show/Event
Information for Salome at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). A world of exotic and dangerous decadence. The story of the young Princess of Judea's catastrophic sexual awakening in the corrupt world of Herod's court where she develops a violent sexual obsession with John the Baptist. The original play was often banned and always controversial. Sung in German with English surtitles
Approximate runtime 105minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: This production contains nudity and violence. Audience discretion is advised.
Performers Malin Bystrom (Salome)
, Michael Volle (Jokanaan)
, John Daszak (Herod)
, Michaela Schuster (Herodias)
, David Butt Philip (Narraboth)
, Christina Bock (Page of Herodias)
, Dietmar Kerschbaum (First Jew)
, Thomas Atkins (Second Jew)
, Hubert Francis (Third Jew)
, Konu Kim (Fourth Jew)
, Jeremy White (Fifth Jew)
, Levente Pall (First Soldier)
, Alan Ewingt (Second Soldier)
, Kihwan Sim (First Nazarene)
, Dominic Sedgwick (Second Nazarene)
, John Cunningham (Cappadocian)
.Music Strauss. Lyrics Lachmann. Book by Oscar Wilde (1905). Producer Royal Opera House. Director David McVicar. Design Es Devlin. Lighting Wolfgang Gobbel. Choreographer Andrew George. Design 59 Productions (video design).