R | The Opera is a work in progress by composer Antonio Gervasoni in collaboration with librettist Richard John Lewis. It is an adaptation of the theatre play RUR, written by Czech author Karel Capek in 1920, to be premiered in Lima, Perú, sometime between 2018 and 2019. This website is both a presentation of the project to the world and a way to document its development.

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