A few production shots by Jeremy Knight
“Only connect!” Forster famously pleads in Howards End. In our opera Helen and Leonard connect singing this powerful fragment from Beethoven in the street after a concert: “Be embraced, Oh let the whole world share this kiss!”
Projection designs by Jeremy Knight – evolving images of Howards End, the house, and views of Boston
In the great 1992 film Howards End, Emma Thompson plays a forgiving Margaret to Anthony Hopkins’ penitent Henry. In our opera Margaret and Henry struggle to find a way forward in their flawed and compromised relationship.