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Ariadne auf Naxos, 4 July 2017

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: Cornelius Meister

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Music Master: Thomas Allen

Major Domo: Nicholas Folwell

Lackey: Edmund Danon

Officer: John Findon

Composer: Angela Brower

Bacchus: AJ Glueckert

Wig Maker: Adam Marsden

Zerbinetta: Erin Morley

Ariadne: Lise Davidsen

Dancing Master: Michael Laurenz

Naiade: Hera Hyesang Park

Dryade: Avery Amereau

Echo: Ruzan Mantashyan

Harlekin: Bjorn Burger

Scaramuccio: Francois Piolino

Truffaldino: Daniel Miroslaw

Brighella: Manuel Gunther

Production Team

Original Director: Katharina Thoma

Assistant Director: Barbara di Lieto

Set Designer: Julia Muer

Costume Designer: Irina Bartels

Movement Director: Lucy Burge

Lighting Designer: Olaf Winter