• 08/09/2022

    THE RED ROOM - Tête à Tête Opera Festiva

    THE RED ROOM – a portable opera for three voices. Set 1930s Iran, The Red Room is an intimate drama with overtones of Gothic horror, that explores nihilism and philosophic despair. Based on a short story by the Iranian modernist master, Sadegh Hedayat. In a provincial Persian town, an enigmatic stranger offers a stranded traveller a room. In a night of revelations, the traveller is drawn into the inner life of his Host and discovers the secret of the Red Room.

    Place: London, Cockpit Theatre
    Time: 8/9/2022 - 8.20 pm
    Music: Amir Mahyar Tafreshipour
    Libretto: Dominic Power
    Countertenor: Ralph Williams 
    Soprano: Maya Sapone  
    Baritone: Yuki Okuyama
    Violin: Darragh Morgan 
    Clarinet: Christa Danielsen  
    Harp: Gabriella Dall'Olio
    Conductor: Marcello Palazzo
    Lighting Design: Steve Lowe
    Director: Chiara D'Anna