A HOUSE MUSIC OPERA
Words, Music, and Libretto by Nmon Ford
WORLD PREMIÈRE DURING THE 2020 SEASON OF LONDON’S
Blurring the lines of opera, house music and theatre, Nmon Ford’s Orfeus makes its World Premiere at the Young Vic, directed by Charles Randolph-Wright (Motown: The Musical).
Set in the near future, this unique production blends music genres and performance into a timeless version of Ovid’s legend. Orfeus confronts his true nature to save the beautiful poet Euridice from his father Pluto, the fascist ruler of a dystopian empire.
Grammy Award-winning Nmon Ford plays Orfeus.