OPERA REVIEW: The Indian Queen

March 5, 2015

In this vibrant production, devised by acclaimed director Peter Sellars, the rich and transcendent score of Purcellā€™s final unfinished opera is reworked around a new text and the inclusion of a number of Purcellā€™s most ravishing religious anthems. This new retelling of The Indian Queen recounts the initial confrontation between Europeans and the Mayans of the New World through a personal account from the female perspective

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