The Pearl Fishers at LA Opera in 2017
The Opera was presented Los Angeles in October/November 2017. LA Opera
Revived at the end of last year at ENO www.eno.org/fishers
A short film on how we made the overture.
Director Penny Woolcock
Design Dick Bird
Choreography Andrew Dawson
Opening with a mesmerizing underwater sequence, this is a visually stunning production, set against the backdrop of a shanty town community on an exotic island. Acclaimed film-maker Penny Woolcock returns to ENO to direct this update of her 2010 production of The Pearl Fishers. Her previous forays into opera include her widely-praised staging of John Adams’s Doctor Atomic at ENO and the Metropolitan Opera.
A co-production with the Metropolitan Opera, New York
The Pearl Fishers is sung in English | Running time: 2hrs 30mins (including 1 interval)