Coronation Of Poppea, The

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A new production of Monteverdi's last opera by Chen Shi-Zheng Read More >

Following the critical success of his staging of Orfeo, Chen Shi-Zheng returns to the London Coliseum to create a new production of Monteverdi’s masterful drama of lust and ambition triumphing over reason..

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 18/10/2007

Closing Night: 06/11/2007

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Cast & Creative


Kate Royal, Christine Rice, Doreen Curran, Tim Mead, Lucy Crowe, Robert Lloyd, Christopher Gillett, William Berger, Joana Seara, Katherine Manley, Jane Harrington, Sophie Bevan


Director - Chen Shi-Zheng

Producer - ENO

Conductor - Laurence Cummings

Lighting Designer - Mimi Jordan Sherin

Set Designer - Walt Spangler

Author - Monteverdi

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