Chrononhotonthologos

Music by Andy Vores
Libretto adapted from the play by Henry Carey (1734)
Premiere: November 2017
Download the libretto (.pdf)


Guerilla Opera presents an interview with Andy Vores about his opera “Chrononhotonthologos” with libretto adapted from the play by Henry Carey (1734). Filmed and edited by Niko Matses.


Guerilla Opera presents the Introduction, Prologue and Scene 1 from “Chrononhotonthologos” by Andy Vores. Libretto adapted from the play by Henry Carey (1734). A chorus and a Poet, Matthew DiBattista, who later plays King Chrononhotonthologos, introduce the opera. The two courtiers gossip news about the King and his troops until they are interrupted by the King himself. (Cast: Aliana de la Guardia as QUEEN, Douglas Dodson as ALDOBORONTIPHOSCOPHORINIO, Matthew DiBattista as KING/POET and Brian Church as RIGDUM-FUNNIDOS. Filmed and edited by Niko Matses.)