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Ariadne auf Naxos (2nd version), 02 June 2013

The Opera

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Music Master: Thomas Allen

Major Domo: William Relton

Lackey: Frederick Long

Officer: Stuart Jackson

Composer: Kate Lindsey

Bacchus: Sergey Skorokhodov

Wig-Maker: Michael Wallace

Zerbinetta: Ulyana Aleksyuk

Ariadne: Soile Isokoski

Dancing Master: Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke

Harlekin: Dmitri Vargin

Scaramuccio: James Kryshak

Brighella: Andrew Stenson

Truffaldin: Torben Jurgens

Naiade: Ana Maria Labin

Dryade: Adriana Di Paola

Echo: Gabriela Istoc

Production Team

Original Director: Katharina Thoma

Assistant Director: Lloyd Wood

Set Designer: Julia Muer

Costume Designer: Irina Bartels

Lighting Designer: Olaf Winter

Movement Director: Lucy Burge