Dutch National Opera, Great hall
Made by and for all ages
In the kingdom of Minos, there lives a fearsome creature: half man, half bull. The king keeps it locked deep inside a maze, feeding it the flesh of his enemies. Now, the king has ordered the city of Athens to sacrifice its youth – its future! – in order to feed the monster of Minos. The young hero Theseus believes that he can defeat the monster, but will he be able to keep his courage in the heart of the maze?
utch National Opera invites children (ages 8–12), young people (16–25) and adults to take part in the production of The Monster in the Maze.