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Opera House , West Horsley Place, Epsom Rd, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6AN, UK
Teljes produkció Cast & Crew

Cast & Crew

Stage director
Lighting designer
Set designer
Alexander Litvinenko
Marina Litvinenko
Anna Politkovskaya
Andrei Lugovoy
Boris Berezovsky
A munkáról
A world première by composer Anthony Bolton, to a libretto by Kit Hesketh-Harvey Exiled and living in London, former FSB officer Alexander Litvinenko becomes Putin’s most ebullient and needling critic. He learns that his former colleagues are using his face for target practice; a law is passed that allows Russian traitors to be killed anywhere in the world. Just a few months later – in November 2006 – Litvinenko is poisoned with radioactive Polonium-210. Alexander Litvinenko was a man who solved his own murder. As he lay dying, he worked with Scotland Yard detectives, and tracked the lethal dose to his former colleague – and football fan – Andrei Lugovoy. This real-life story is told through a series of flashbacks and flash-forwards covering events in Russia that lead Litvinenko to seek exile and his family’s life in Muswell Hill. Extensive use is made of historic film footage.