Cain and Abel / Kain und Abel

photo Ilse Buhs
Ballet
ChoreographyKenneth MacMillan
ScenarioKenneth MacMillan
MusicAndrzej Panufnik; Sinfonia Sacra & Tragic Overture
PlotDerived from the scriptural story, MacMillan portrays the two brothers as rivals vying for their mother's affection.
SceneryBarry Kay
CostumesBarry Kay
DirectionKenneth MacMillan
CompanyBallet of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
ConductorAshley Lawrence
OrchestraOrchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin
LightingWilli Rosumek
CharactersCast
CainFrank Frey
AbelDaniel Job
EveDorothea Binner
AdamRudolf Holz
SerpentGerhard Bohner
Ballet ensemble Deutsche Oper Berlin
VenueDeutsche Oper Berlin
Première1 November 1968