Billy Budd


Composer: Benjamin Britten
Librettist: E M Forster and Eric Crozier, after Herman Melville's story
Director: Neil Armfield
Set Designer: Brian Thompson
Costume Designer: Carl Friedrich Oberle
Lighting Designer: Nigel Levings
Fight Advisor: Terry King
Production originated: 1998
Date of last performance: 1998
Chorus: 19 tenors, 26 basses
Actors / dancers: None
On-stage musicians: 4 percussionists
Edition: Boosey & Hawkes
No of containers: 3
A co-production with Opera Australia