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Elektra (Royal Opera House)

Thu 18 Jun 7:45 pm

Tickets: £13

Description

Strauss’s thrilling and audacious adaptation of Greek tragedy receives a new staging by the award-winning director Christof Loy. This uncompromising opera, about a daughter intent on bloody revenge and a mother driven to madness, is conducted by Antonio Pappano with a score that combines violence with moments of exquisite tenderness.