Det Guddommelige Tivoli / Die Göttliche Tivoli / The Divine Circus - an Opera with texts (in German) by Adolf Wölfli (lyricist, and A Discarded Accident..). Texts for the proloques by Ted Hughes, William Shakespeare og Friedrich Nietzsche.
Libretto by Per Nørgård.
Translated by Tim Davies. Performance version by Ivan Hansen.
Composed 1982 for Den Jyske Opera ("The Jutland Opera, Aarhus"). Dedicated to Marie Lalander.
The opera is scored for Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Two Baritones, Bass-Baritone, 6 Dancers, 6 Percussionists, Amplified Cello and Synthesiser.
Danish version: KP01942