The Anatomy of Melancholy

The Anatomy of Melancholy was a new opera about genetics and depression. Written for Oedipa, The Wellcome Trust and Arts Council England, the opera premiered in October 2014 in a disused dairy in Battersea. The Anatomy of Melancholy was described by Wired magazine as ‘an often dark yet heartfelt opera’, with ‘a compelling score’ [everything-theatre].

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Benjamin Tassie