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"Salome"

Richard Strauss’s powerful psychodrama "Salome" returns to Houston Grand Opera for the first time in 20 years in a production directed by Francisco Negrin. The revolutionary score reinvents Oscar Wilde’s biblical drama of a deeply disturbed princess who has fallen in love with Jokanaan (John the Baptist). After he denies her, she performs the infamous and seductive “Dance of the Seven Veils” for King Herod in exchange for John’s head.The performance is sung in German with projected English translation.

When:

April 17-May 1

Where:

Wortham Theater Center HOUSTON, Texas

More Information:

Phone: 713-228-6737

Website: houstongrandopera.org/salome

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