In search of a bride, Lemminkäinen is determined to travel to the icy north, against his mother’s wishes. There he must face the Devil’s Elk and the Swan on Death’s River. Little does he know an unseen danger lurks in the shadows.
Opera North joins forces with acclaimed theatre company The Wrong Crowd in a new production of Jonathan Dove’s Swanhunter, creating an inventive fusion of opera, puppetry and live action. I collaborated with The Wrong Crowd and Opera North to direct this atmospheric theatre trailer for the show crafted to be evocative of the experience without spoiling the story.