Wozzeck plays at London Coliseum
St. Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4ES
Seating chart & directions
Wozzeck tells the story of a simple soldier, troubled by visions, who murders his unfaithful partner and dies, leaving behind an orphaned child. Berg's early 20th-century masterpiece comes to ENO for the first time in 25 years.
This new production is by acclaimed director Carrie Cracknell, who is considered one of the most exciting young British directors of her generation, Carrie Cracknell is an Associate Director at the Young Vic, where her recent production of A Doll's House was a critical success. Cracknell was previously co-Artistic Director at the Gate Theatre, London where her productions included Nick Payne’s version of Electra (co-production with Young Vic); Lucy Kirkwood’s adaptation of Hedda; I Am Falling (transferred to Sadler’s Wells); Mark Ravenhill’s Armageddon; and The Sexual Neuroses of our Parents by Lukas Barfuss.
is conducted by ENO's award-winning Music Director Edward Gardner, whose conducting of Peter Grimes (2012) was described as having 'breathtaking lyrical ferocity' (The Guardian).
Scheduled to begin performances in May 2013.
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