Opera

Adams's Doctor Atomic

Peter Sellars (stage director), Lawrence Renes (music director) — With Gerald Finley (J. Robert Oppenheimer), Thomas Glenn (Robert Wilson), Jessica Rivera (Kitty Oppenheimer)

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Cast

Peter Sellars — Stage director
Adrianne Lobel — Set designer
Dunya Ramicova — Costumes
James F. Ingalls — Lighting
Gerald Finley — J. Robert Oppenheimer
Jessica Rivera — Kitty Oppenheimer
Eric Owens — General Leslie Groves
Richard Paul Fink — Edward Teller
James Maddalena — Jack Hubbard
Thomas Glenn — Robert Wilson
Jay Hunter Morris — Captain James Nolan
Ellen Rabiner — Pasqualita
Koor Van De Nederlandese Opera
Martin Wright — Chorus master
Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest

Program notes

"I am become death, the destroyer of worlds..." John Adams and Peter Sellars's opera about Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb, stuns at the Nederlandse Opera in Amsterdam.

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Venue: Dutch National Opera & Ballet (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Production date: 2007
Duration: 2 h 51 min
Production: © De Nederlandse Opera / NPS
Available subtitle(s): EN, ES, DE