Book Tickets

  • Wednesday 15 January 2020

    Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre

  • The London Philharmonic Orchestra’s premiere performances of Sukanya in 2017 won universal critical acclaim, described by The Telegraph as ‘a charming evening of pure escapism’... Don’t miss this second chance to experience a semi-staged performance of the only opera written by the legendary Ravi Shankar, brought to life through myth, music and dance.


Director: Suba Das
Conductor: David Murphy
Choreographer: Gauri Diwakar


Sukanya: Susanna Hurrell
Chyavana: Alok Kumar
King Sharyaati: Jonathan Lemalu
Aswini Twins: Njabulo Madlala and Michel de Souza

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra

Part of Southbank Centre’s Shankar 100 celebrations

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Sukanya Opera