Un re in ascolta

from Luciano Berio


Un re in ascolto
Musical action in two parts

Libretto

Luciano Berio
after Italo Calvino , W. H. Auden und Friedrich Gotter

Premiere

7 August 1984, Salzburg (Kleines Festspielhaus)

Cast

PROSPERO (baritone)
PRODUCER (tenor)
FRIDAY (actor)
FEMALE PROTAGONIST (soprano)
SOPRANO I
SOPRANO II
MEZZO-SOPRANO
3 SINGERS (tenor, baritone, bass)
NURSE (soprano)
WIFE (mezzo-soprano)
DOCTOR (Tenor)
LAWYER (Bass)
SINGING PIANIST

CHORUS
Mime (Ariel) Messenger, Stage Designer and Assistants, Seamstress, A lady to saw in half, acrobats, clowns, 3 dancers and others, accordion-player

Place

In some town

Time

Composer

Berio, Luciano