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Arabella, 13 July 1985

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: Stephen Barlow

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Fortune Teller: Enid Hartle

Adelaide: Elisabeth Glauser

Arabella: Felicity Lott

Zdenka: Katalin Farkas

Matteo: Jerome Pruett

Graf Waldner: Ernst Gutstein

Mandryka: Peter Weber

Graf Elemer: David Hillman

Graf Dominik: Jeremy Munro

Graf Lamoral: Geoffrey Moses

Fiakermilli: Karen Beardsley

Welko: Peter Coleman-Wright

Djura: Timothy Evans-Jones

Jankel: Christopher Thornton-Holmes

Room Waiter: Alan Fairs

Production Team

Original Producer: John Cox

Staff Director: Monique Wagemakers

Set Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman

Costume Designer: Julia Trevelyan Oman

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Choreographer: Monique Wagemakers