Antwerp, 1900. Charlie Despard is struggling to repeat the triumphant success of his first novel when a case of mistaken identity sets in motion a catastrophic chain of events. Winner of the 2000 Munich/Zurich Chamber Opera prize, Edward Rushton has completed successful orchestral commissions from the London Sinfonietta and BCMG.


Emma Selway, Andrew Slater, Peter Van Hulle


Music: Edward Rushton
Lyrics: Tom Smith (after a short story by [Isaak Dinesen])
Company: Almeida Opera
Conductor: Patrick Bailey
Director: John Fulljames
Design: Robin Rawstorne
Lighting: Giuseppe di Lorio
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The Young Man with the Carnation

The Young Man with the Carnation (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T01795583374. Details of all The Young Man with the Carnation archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S0893265518

Archive Listings

29 Jun 02
30 Jun 02
Almeida at King's Cross
Inner London
Greater London

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