Killing Maestros

Wagner's Tristan Und Isolde is the "Scottish Play" of the Opera world - jinxed with mysterious deaths.

Conductor Sergei Bodanov convinces himself that he too will suffer from the opera's curse, and tells his therapist that he has six weeks to cure him of this "evil" before the first performance.

Episodes

TitleFirst
Broadcast
RepeatedComments
* *2003081420050814 (BBC7)
20050815 (BBC7)
20070820 (BBC7)
20070821 (BBC7)
20080501 (BBC7)
20080502 (BBC7)
20090624 (BBC7)
20090625 (BBC7)
20100317 (BBC7)
20100317 BT=2115 (BBC7)
20100318 (BBC7)

Wagner's Tristan Und Isolde is the "Scottish Play" of the Opera world - jinxed with mysterious deaths.

Conductor Sergei Bodanov convinces himself that he too will suffer from the opera's curse, and tells his therapist that he has six weeks to cure him of this "evil" before the first performance.

Wagner's Tristan Und Isolde is the 'Scottish Play' of the opera world.

Conductor Sergei is convinced he'll be the next to suffer.

Conductor Sergei Bodanov feels jinxed by the evil curse of a Wagner opera.

Christopher William Hill's drama stars Bill Nighy.