Dr Atomic by John Adams

Dr Atomic is a classical opera about the first atomic bomb test composed by John Adams. The libretto is particularly interesting having been drawn from an original source material by Peter Sellars. Although originally suggested to portray Oppenheimer as a 20th century Dr Faustus, the characterization is deliberately omitted to end the opera in the final minutes before the detonation of the bomb. The use of postmodernism characteri

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