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Opera "Le retour du capitaine Nemo"

Opera “Le retour du capitaine Nemo” is the theatrical and musical adaptation of Le retour du capitaine Nemo: a show featuring Benoît Peeters, a musician, a percussionist and a singer who will play the role of Captain Nemo. And there will be live drawings by François Schuiten and projections.

Schuiten: “We're trying to recapture the fascination that Verne also had with shows. He loved having his books adapted. He loved very spectacular things1).

Bruno Letort is responsible for the composition while captain Nemo will be incarnated by Xavier de Lignerolles 2).

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