[Salome] "The Feast of Herod" (1531) by Lucas Cranach the Elder via Wikimedia Commons
"The Feast of Herod" (1531) by Lucas Cranach the Elder via Wikimedia Commons

Salome

Music by Richard Strauss
Libretto by Oscar Wilde

Directed by R. B. Schlather
Bard Conservatory Orchestra
Leon Botstein
, music director

Melody Moore, Salome
Jay Hunter Morris, Herod
Nathan Berg, Jochanaan
Betsy Bishop, Herodias
The Bard Conservatory Orchestra joins an exciting principal cast of singers in a fully-staged performance of Richard Strauss' once infamous, now famous opera, Salome—a biblical story, with a twist.