The Golden Cockerel

The Golden Cockerel

Opera




Overview


Synopsis

The opera tells the story of a lazy and gluttonous King who seeks advice from his sons, a general and finally an astrologer. The astrologer offers the King a golden cock with the power to foretell events and give warning in case of danger. However, even with the help of the bird, the kingdom goes to shambles and the bird eventually kills the king.


Characters

Male

Lead

Bass

Male

Lead

Tenor

Male

Supporting

Tenor



Show Information

Category
Opera
Number of Acts:
3 Acts
Cast Size
medium
Licensor:
None/royalty-free
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Includes adult, mature adult, young adult characters