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One-man chamber opera, 'The Knife of Dawn', premiered at London's Roundhouse in October 2016. Based on the Guyanese/Caribbean political activist and poet Martin Carter, set to a new libretto by award-winning author Tessa McWatt, and directed by John Walton, it was described as being 'dramatically intense and atmospheric, a powerful snapshot of a poet incarcerated in British Guyana' by The Stage.

Details

Year:
2016
Category:
Music Theatre
Recordings:
Minutes:
60

Instrumentation

Baritone
1
Cello
1
Harp
1
Other instrumentation
Piano
1
Viola
1
Violin
1

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The Knife of Dawn

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