The Day After tells the story of Phaeton, son of the Greek Sun God Phoebus. Challenging his father to let him drive the chariot of the Sun, Phaeton fancies himself a God, but his youthful impetuousness leads to disaster and tragedy.


Lyrics: April de Angelis
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Work type: Opera or Operetta.


Choral version.Presented byENO Studio Live. Director Jamie Manton. Conductor James Henshaw. Design Camilla Clarke. Lighting Tom Mannings. Director Jasmine Ricketts (movement director). Company ENO Chorus. Company Members of the ENO Orchestra. Performer Claire Mitcher (Young Woman). Performer Rachael Lloyd (Woman/Mother). Performer Susanna Tudor-Thomas (Old Woman). Performer William Morgan (Young Man/Phaeton). Performer Robert Winslade Andeerson (Old Man/Phoebus).
26 May 17 to 31 May 17London Coliseum, West End :: V376
listing details L2071254738

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