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The Mask of Orpheus, 2019, William Morgan, David Ireland, Simon Wilding, by Alastair Muir

Birtwistle's The Mask of Orpheus was premiered by ENO at the London Coliseum in 1986. In 2019, the opera received its first full staging in London since its premiere, once again being performed by ENO at the London Coliseum.Performed as part of ENO's Orpheus Series, it was directed by ENO Artistic Director Daniel Kramer with costume designs by Daniel Lismore. Conducted by ENO Music Director Martyn Brabbins and James Henshaw, they were nominated in the Outstanding Achievement in Opera category at the Olivier Awards.