The Emperor of Atlantis, or Death Quits

February 1, 2, 4, 5, 6m, 2011 
At the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, 527 Tremont Street, Boston
3pm Sunday matinee. All other performances 7:30pm.

With the world premiere of a prologue by Richard Beaudoin, specially commissioned by BLO

BLO premiere and new BLO production

Music by Viktor Ullmann | Libretto by Petr Kien
Sung in English
BLO’S annual Opera Annex production

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Conductor Steven Lipsitt *
Stage Director David Schweizer*
Set Designer Caleb Wertenbaker*
Costume Designer Nancy Leary
Lighting Designer Christopher Akerlind*
Sound Designer David Remedios*

Production photos taken at final dress rehearsal on January 31, 2011. Click on thumbnail for high resolution image for press use only. Please credit Jeffrey Dunn for BLO.


Pre-production photos taken during rehearsal at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA in the Wimberly Theatre on January 20, 2010. Please credit photographer Erik Jacobs for Boston Lyric Opera.  Official production photos with costumes, full sets, etc., will be available February 1.

Chamber Ensemble from the Boston Lyric Opera Orchestra
* BLO Debut