Taliesin Arts Centre in coproduction with Le Chien qui chante (Montreal) & Companion Star (New York) and in association with Welsh National Opera presents the world premiere of
Under Milk Wood: an opera
Based on the original play for voices by Dylan Thomas
Composed by John Metcalf
Text by Dylan Thomas
In 1954, Dylan Thomas caused a literary storm with his play for voices, Under Milk Wood. Sixty years on, Wales' leading opera composer, John Metcalf creates a groundbreaking new opera and recreates Thomas' world of Llareggub -the town that went mad.