Snatched by the Gods / Broken Strings

By Param Vir

Austrian Premiere
Asia Festival Wien, 26.4.1999

Conductor :: Huw Rhys James
Director :: Inga Levant
Designer :: Nigel Lowery

Boatsman/King :: Florian Boesch
Maitra/Guttil :: David McShane
Musil :: Alexander Mayr
Pilgrims/Judges :: Maria Harpner, Martha Jane Howe, Neal Banerjee, John Sweeney, Jörg Sändig, Hana Batinic, Anna Agathonos


"Into the bleak, coldly lit stage Inga Levant puts poor and pityful folk.... The second part is enriched with magical shadow theatre and lively directing gags."
Salzburger Nachrichten, 4/1999

"The piece finds an original realisation in Inga Levant´s production."
Wiener Zeitung, 4/1999