Glyndebourne Encore: Saul

Thursday 26 July 2018
Time: 18:30

Running Time: 210 minutes including a 30min interval


Barrie Kosky’s sensational staging of Handel’s oratorio marries spectacle and psychology

David has vanquished the giant Goliath, but not everyone rejoices in his victory. Jealous of the young warrior, King Saul turns against him, descending into violent, destructive madness that forces his children to choose between loyalty and love, tearing both a family and a nation apart.




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