George Benjamin’s Written on Skin is a captivating, must-see work, created jointly by five of the world’s most prestigious opera companies and hailed by the New York Times as “a triumph”. Our new production, the Canadian premiere of the work, combines classical, medieval, and modern elements, under the baton of renowned conductor Nicole Paiement.
Sets: Olivier Landreville
Costumes: Philippe Dubuc
Lighting: Éric Champoux
18-34 YEARS OLD EVENT
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The composer George Benjamin about Written on Skin
Internationally renowned British composer George Benjamin tells the story of the composition of Written on Skin and how the work was prepared for the stage.
Regarded by critics as a “sure bet” in today’s opera milieu, Alain Gauthier continues to make his mark in North American opera houses.