John Adams’s new opera, Antony and Cleopatra, debuts this fall at San Francisco Opera, led by Music Director Eun Sun Kim. The opera is a co-commission and co-production with San Francisco Opera, Barcelona’s Liceu Opera, Palermo’s Teatro Massimo, and the Metropolitan Opera.
The aqueous, eroding environment of Venice provides the perfect launch city for Michel van der Aa’s new chamber music theatre work on 19 September. The Book of Water features actors Samuel West and Timothy West, soprano Mary Bevan and a string quartet from Ensemble Modern.
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