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Weill collaborated with Brecht on this immorality play while living in Paris where he'd fled to escape the rise of the Nazis back home. The resultant 'sung ballet' is a surreal cabaret presented by a singer and a dancer, representing different aspects of the same personality. Anna I and Anna II travel to seven American cities to earn money for their family. Trouble is, the spiritual Anna II keeps succumbing to sin, which compromises their earning power, much to the chagrin of the practical Anna I. In the end it's Anna I who prevails, and gets what she wants; but it's at the cost of Anna II's spirit, which is crushed. The Seven Deadly Sins is a short, sharp stab at the heart of conventional bourgeois morality. Weill's score is witty, sparky, occasionally lyrical, and rigorously organised - a masterpiece in miniature. Sung in German/Hungarian with English and Welsh surtitles.

Performers Jenny White, Marie McLaughlin, Andrea Silverstrelli, Sara Fulgoni, Mark Wilde, Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks, Owen Webb, David Soar.
Music Kurt Weill. Company Welsh National Opera. Company Diversions Dance Company. Director Willy Decker. Director Martin Gregor Luetje (revival). Costume Paul Shriek. Lighting Malcolm Rippeth. Lighting David Finn. Choreographer Roy Campbell-Moore. Musical Director Carlo Rizzo. Conductor Carlo Rizzo.

Seven Deadly Sins

Seven Deadly Sins (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T01171034310. Details of all Seven Deadly Sins archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S362639240

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25 May 07
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2 Jun 07
Wales Millennium Centre
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