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Performance

VenueRoyal Opera House
Other spaces: Linbury Studio, Ballet Studio, Clore Studio,Floral Hall
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From23rd May 2016
To8th June 2016
WhenMay 23,26,30, Jun 2,4,8 at 19:15
What is currently on at Royal Opera House (V377)

Oedipe

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Oedipe is destined to murder his father and marry his mother. His parents arrange for his murder but instead he is raised as a prince of Corinth. Discovering the prophecy, he flees Corinth - only unwittingly to kill his true father and marry his mother.
Music George Enescu
Lyrics Edmond Fleg


Archive :: production:T0432668635, opera or operetta:S057500876, venue:V377

Production details

UK Premiere. Sung in French with English surtitles

Company

Producer Royal Opera House
Conductor Leo Hussain
Director Alex Olle
Director Valentina Carrasco (associate director)
Design Alfons Flores
Costume Lluc Castells
Lighting Peter van Praet
Performer Johan Reuter (Oedipe)
Performer Sarah Connolly (Jocaste)
Performer Samuel Youn (Creon)
Performer Claudia Huckle (Merope)
Performer John Tomlinson (Tiresias)
Performer Alan Oke (Shepherd)
Performer Marie-Nicole Lemieux (Sphinx)
Performer Hubert Francis (Laios/Shepherd)
Performer Sophie Bevan (Antigone)
Performer Nicolas Courjal (High Priest)
Performer Stefan Kocan (Watchman)
Performer In-Sung Sim (Phorbas)
Performer Samuel Dale Johnson (Thesee)
Performer Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Company Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

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