ROH: Nabucco
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Cinema screening of live performance.Nabucco, King of Babylon, takes Jerusalem in his war with the Israelites " but his daughter Fenena loves the Israelite Ismaele. She releases their prisoners, leading her vengeful half-sister Abigaille to plot to take power. Daniele Abbado's production " in which Plcido Domingo takes the title role " is set in the second half of the 20th century and explores the reality of conflict, where friend and enemy may become indistinguishable.