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. Revival.


Vivian Tierney (Salome), Matthew Best (Jokanaan), John Graham Hall (Herod), Elizabeth Vaughan (Herodias), Ethna Robinson, Jeffrey Stewart, Andrew Forbes-Lane, Mark Le Brocq, Richard Roberts, Jeremy White, Mark Beesley, David Kempster, Mark Richardson, Graeme Danby


Music: Strauss
Lyrics: Lachmann
Book by: Oscar Wilde (1905)
Company: English National Opera (ENO)
Translation: Tom Hammond
Choreographer: Wayne McGregor
Lighting: Paul Pyant
Design: Vicki Mortimer
Director: David Leveaux
Conductor: David Atherton
CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020, restrictions were lifted on 19th July 2021. Please note that iUKTDb archive listings between March 2020 and July 2021 may not be accurate as we did not receive details of all rescheduled and cancelled shows.


Salome (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T01611442187. Details of all Salome archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2079

Archive Listings

1 Apr 99
20 Apr 99
London Coliseum
West End
Greater London

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