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The Return of Ulysses

By Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor Jonathan Cohen
Direction Benedict Andrews

An ENO/Young Vic co-production

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★★★★★ 'The singing is exceptional. Every performance is a stand-out performance.' The Independent

★★★★★  'Brilliant... heartbreakingly beautiful... Don't miss.' The Times

'An outstanding ensemble directed by Jonathan Cohen.' The Guardian

★★★★  'Powerfully gripping and slickly executed.' The Daily Telegraph 

THE EPIC LEGEND RE-IMAGINED

ENO and the Young Vic continue their South Bank Show Award-winning partnership with a new production of Monteverdi’s epic work based on the second half of Homer’s Odyssey.

The Return of Ulysses is directed by Benedict Andrews, whose many acclaimed productions include A Streetcar Named Desire at the Schaubuhne Berlin and his spectacular staging of Shakespeare’s The War of the Roses for Sydney Theatre Company.

'Another top-rate collaboration between ENO and the Young Vic. Bravo to both.' The Observer (ENO/Young Vic's 2010 Elegy for Young Lovers

Cast and Creatives

Conductor Jonathan Cohen | Direction Benedict Andrews | Set Börkur Jónsson | Costume Alice Babidge | Lighting Jon Clark | Video design Sean Bacon 

With Thomas Hobbs, Ruby Hughes, Kate Manley, Tom Randle, Pamela Helen Stephen, Thomas Walker 

Conductor Jonathan Cohen

Direction Benedict Andrews 

Set Börkur Jónsson 

Costume Alice Babidge 

Lighting Jon Clark 

Video design Sean Bacon 

With

Thomas Hobbs, Ruby Hughes, Kate Manley, Tom Randle, Pamela Helen Stephen, Thomas Walker 

The Telegraph on Ruby Hughes making her ENO debut in The Return of Ulysses.