A Better Place
Composer: Martin Butler
Librettist: Cindy Oswin
Other Artistic Personnel: Lenka Udovicki, director; Soutra Gilmour, designer
Original Cast: Mark Le Brocq (Siward); Christine Rice (Suzanne); Gail Pearson (Karen); Roderick Williams (Michel)
Premiere Date: July 04, 2001
Producing Company: English National Opera Studio
Description: A dark story of shifting values and displaced persons, the story centers around London's docklands; Suzanne, a successful business woman in search of herself; and the two refugee teenagers she has adopted who face uncertain futures. Suzanne's husband is abroad and incommunicado, and a ghost, former inhabitant of her chic, converted apartment, has his own story to tell.
Length: 01:00
Musical Style: Chamber Opera
Contact: Mary Miller, The End Studio
Address: 40 Pitfield Street
London N1 6EU, Great Britain
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