About the Show/Event
Information for Don Carlos (Don Carlo) at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). Based on a Schiller play, Don Carlos brings history to life with huge dramatic force. Verdi's largest most ambitious opera deals with the clash of personal and political motives at the court of Philip II of Spain, against a background of bitter religious and national conflicts. Sung in Italian with English surtitles.
Approximate runtime 250minutes (including any interval).
Music Verdi. Lyrics Joseph Mery. Lyrics Camille du Locle. Producer Royal Opera. Producer Norwegian National Opera. Producer Metropolitan Opera New York. Conductor Richard Farnes. Director Nicholas Hytner. Design Bob Crowley. Lighting Mark Henderson. Director Scarlett Mackmin (movement). Director Terry King (fight).