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.
Archive :: production:T0633565214, opera or operetta:S2079, venue:V774
Sung in German with English surtitles. Running time 1 hour 40 minutes with no interval. Co-production with Scottish Opera