Suntory Hall Summer Festival 2019
― SUNTORY FOUNDATION for the ARTS 50th Anniversary ―
THE PRODUCER SERIES ONO KAZUSHI ga HIRAKU
Benjamin: “Written on Skin” Opera (Japanese Premiere)
Thursday, August 29 2019 | 19:00 (Doors open: 18:20)
- Main Hall
- George Benjamin: “Written on Skin” Opera (2009－12, Japanese Premiere)
Semi Staged Opera
Text: Martin Crimp
Sung in English with Surtitles in Japanese
Cond: Kazushi Ono
Tokyo metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
The Protector: Andrew Schroeder, Baritone
Agnès, His Wife: Susanne Elmark, Soprano
Angel 1 / The Boy: Daichi Fujiki, Countertenor
Angel 2 / Marie: Yuka Kobayashi, Mezzo-Soprano
Angel 3 / John: Kota Murakami, Tenor
* Cast change
Due to personal reasons, John Ken Nuzzo singing the role of ‘Angel 3 / John’ will be unable to appear. Kota Murakami will perform in his place. Please note that tickets will not be refunded.
Creative Direction and Design: Shizuka Hariu
S¥6,000 A¥5,000 B¥4,000 Student¥1,000
Multiple Purchase Discount: 3 Concerts ¥7,000 (50 Sets only)*
* The Chronicle of Contemporary Opera by Ono Kazushi (Aug 23) / Ono’s Selection of Chamber Music (Aug 24) / Benjamin: "Written on Skin" Opera〈Ticket Category: S〉(Aug 28 or 29)
Booking open at May 17, 2019
＊Pre-sale Period for Suntory Hall Members Club: May 14－16, 2019
Pre-sale is not operated at Box Office.
Details of the Suntory Hall Members Club. http://suntoryhall.pia.jp/
(only in Japanese membership eligible for residents in Japan)
＊Student Ticket (age 25 or younger): To be purchased only at Suntory Hall Ticket Center (Phone, WEB, Box Office). Student ID required for admission. 1 ticket per person.
＊Multiple Purchase Discount Tickets: Booking opens on May 17, 2019
To be purchased only at Suntory Hall Ticket Center (Box Office, Phone) and Tokyo Concerts, Inc. (Phone).
Tokyo Concerts, Inc.