In the past year Saed Haddad, a contemporary composer from Jordan put together a musical-theatrical programme which includes a staged performance of Il Serpente di Bronzo ZWV 61. He chose it to complement his new composition which is about the Arab Spring.
Here's two articles about this interesting project:
Here is Haddad's website:
The tour with Ensemble Modern has already finished, but there is a concert version still to come in April.