Child Of Our Time, A

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The Centenary of Sir Michael Tippett's birth is marked by this revival of his celebrated masterpiece. Read More >

Jonathan Kent makes his debut at the ENO directing Sir Michael Tippett’s powerful oratoriio A Child Of Our Time. Written at the beginning of the Second World War, the oratorio is a response to a real incident: the shooting of a Nazi official in 1938 by a desperate young Polish Jew, which triggered terrible retribution.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 21/01/2004

Closing Night: 28/01/2004

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Cast & Creative


Susan Gritton, Sara Fulgoni, Timothy Robinson, Brindley Sherratt


Director - Jonathan Kent

Designer - Paul Brown

Conductor - Martyn Brabbins

Lighting Designer - Mark Henderson

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