The ENO have announced their 2008/09 Sky Arts Season which includes 10 new productions, five revivals and the opera directing debut of acclaimed actress Fiona Shaw and the UK debut of award-winning film makers Penny Woolcock and Abbas Kiarostami.
The season includes the UK premiere of John Adams’s Doctor Atomic, Kaija Saariaho’s L’Amour de loin and the Company’s first production of Vaughan William’s Riders to the Sea since 1953 (SWO), marking the 50th Anniversary since his death.
Announcing the season’s lineup ENO Artistic Director John Berry said audiences “expect real innovation and diversity from us. We are confident this new ENO Sky Arts Season will satisfy their sense of adventure and also attract new audiences.”
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