Drawing inspiration from Lars Von Trier’s award-winning film, this opera by Missy Mazzoli and Royce Vavrek won the International Opera Award for Best Creation in 2017. The outstanding cast gives a rare intensity to this opera where faith and love lead the heroine to swim against her community’s moral standards.
Musical direction, Mathieu Romano • Staging direction, Tom Morris • With Sydney Mancasola, Jarrett Ott, Wallis Giunta, Susan Bullock, Elgan Llŷr Thomas • Choir Aedes • Orchestre de chambre de ParisSee all the cast
2h45 (including intermission) - Salle Favart
Performing in English, French and English surtitles.
This production includes explicit language, nudity, and sexual content, some of a violent nature. Recommended for mature audiences only.
The show contains some light effect footage that may affect those susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.
The doors of the opera-house open 45 minutes before the performance.