About the Show/Event
Find the best The Queen of Spades opera or operetta tickets at Royal Opera House, West End. Based on Pushkin's story of the same name a young man falls in love with a girl he discovers to be the grand daughter of a Countess. To be taken seriously he'll need to be seriously rich, so he decides on a gambling route. Now, the person who knows the secret of the three-card game is the Countess herself but in forcing the secret from her she dies - a twist that sets the plot, and the young man's life, on a new course.
Music Tchaikovsky. Lyrics Tchaikovsky. Lyrics Modest Il'pich Tchaikovsky (after Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin's novella). Producer Royal Opera House. Producer Dutch National Opera. Director Stefan Herheim. Design Philipp Furhofer. Lighting Bernd Purkrabek. Dramaturg Alexander Meier-Dorzenbach.