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Emperor of Atlantis The Emperor of Atlantis, or The Refusal to Die; Der Kaiser von Atlantis; oder Die Tod-Verweigerung

Music

Viktor Ullmann (born Prague, 1 January 1898; died ? Auschwitz, 18 October 1944).

Text

Peter Kien.

 

Premieres

Composed Theresienstadt, c1943.

First Performance: Amsterdam (Bellevue Centre), 16 December 1975.

First Performance in UK: London (Imperial War Museum), 7 May 1985.

First Performance in Scotland: Glasgow (New Athenaeum Theatre), January 2018.

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