10 Oct 7.30pm
Greek 10 Oct 7.30pm

We are sorry to announce that English Touring Opera’s season of work at Hackney Empire, including all performances of The Turn of the ScrewThe Knot Garden and Greek will no longer take place in October 2020. We are working with ETO to arrange an alternative presentation for the Autumn period, which will take place instead of these shows. Please click here for a statement from ETO regarding this. 

It’s the 1980’s and we’re in the East End of London. Spoiler alert… Eddy, our main character, murders his father and marries his mother. This is a rowdy, comical and full-throttled re-imagining of the Oedipus myth.

Greek is a powerful opera by Mark-Anthony Turnage, based on the play by Stephen Berkoff. ETO’s new production is directed by Jonathan Moore, who has worked with Turnage from Greek’s inception. Conducted by Tim Anderson.

Hackney Empire

This is obviously a very challenging time for us as an organisation and we would ask you to bear with us until we are able to confirm the new repertoire. We will contact you again as soon as we have the details of the new performances confirmed. If you need any clarity on this please contact

£37- £10  (plus £1.15 per ticket online, £1.35 per ticket over the phone).

Under 35:  Limited number of £5 tickets available over the phone across price bands C & D. Tickets will be held at the box office for collection and proof of age ID will be required for collecting tickets.

Concessions: £2 off (seniors, unwaged, disabled)
schools & students: £10

Multibuy :

Book for 2 performances in ETO Autumn Season get 20% off.

Book for 3 performances in ETO Autumn Season get 25% off.

(To get the offer you need to buy all tickets in one transaction to get the multi-buy discount and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or discounts.  The % discount will be deducted  automatically off full price adult tickets at the checkout)

Sung in English with English surtitles

Running Time: Approx 75 mins



Cast & Creative Team

Jonathan MooreDirector
Tim AndersonConductor
David RogerDesigner

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