Where life goes on: Bulgaria stages new Elektra
22 Nov 2020SLIPPED DISC By Norman Lebrecht

Where life goes on: Bulgaria stages new Elektra

By Norman Lebrecht
on November 14, 2020

Sofia National Opera will stage a new production of Richard Strauss Elektra on November 26, its first-ever production in Bulgaria.

The conductor is an American, Evan-Alexis Christ.

The orchestra will be arrayed at different points around the house to ensure safe spacing.


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