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American Lulu

American Lulu

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A radical reworking of Alban Berg's unfinished opera, American Lulu will transport audiences to the smoky jazz clubs of the Deep South set against the backdrop of the civil rights movement. Read More >

In 1950s New Orleans, a young dancer’s world is slowly torn apart by the jealous and controlling men and women desperate to be her lover. As the seductive and scarred Lulu looks back at her life, she faces a sordid history of sex, murder and suicide.

A radical reworking of Alban Berg’s unfinished opera, American Lulu will transport audiences to the smoky jazz clubs of the Deep South set against the backdrop of the civil rights movement.

 

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 13/09/2013

Opening Night: 14/09/2013

Closing Night: 24/09/2013

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Angel Blue, Jacqui Dankworth, Donald Maxwell, Robert Winslade Anderson, Jonathan Stoughton, Paul Curievici, Simon Wilding, Paul Reeves

Creative

Director - John Fulljames

Producer - A The Opera Group, Young Vic, Scottish Opera & Bregenzer Festspiele co-production in association with the London Sinfonietta

Designer - Magda Willi

Conductor - Gerry Cornelius

Lighting Designer - Guy Hoare

Music By - Olga Neuwirth

About Young Vic

66 The Cut, Lambeth, London SE1 8LZ

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