About the Show/Event
Information for Sukanya - Semi-staged at Southbank Centre, West End (Opera or Operetta). A mythical love story told through music & dance. After a terrible mistake leaves the ancient sage Chyavana blinded, the beautiful princess Sukanya finds herself marrying for the sake of her kingdom. As a pair of swaggering, meddling gods watch this unlikely union blossom, will love grow in the strangest of circumstances? Royal Festival Hall
Performers Susanna Hurrell (soprano - Sukanya), Alok Kumar (tenor - Chyavana), Jonathan Lemalu (baritone - King Sharyaati), Michel de Souza (baritone - Aswini Twin 1), Njabulo Madlala (baritone - Aswini Twin 2).
Music Ravi Shankar. Lyrics Amit Chaudhuri. Company London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor David Murphy. Company Synergy Vocals. Director Suba Das. Choreographer Gauri Diwakar.