Babur in London

  • Touring, Switzerland, 2012
  • Touring, UK, 2012

In a London suburb, four young men and women are preparing a terrorist act. As their mission draws closer they are disturbed by the ghost of Babur, first Mughal Emperor -poet and warrior.  Challenging their convictions, he calls them ‘children playing in battle, in love with death’, but what are his motives for interfering?

Ian William Galloway designs video projections for The Opera Group’s new production, opening in Zurich and touring Switzerland, the UK and India.