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Betrothal in a Monastery, 15 August 2006

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Serge Prokofiev

Librettist: Serge Prokofiev & Mira Mendelson

Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Don Jerome: Viacheslav Voynarovskiy

Mendoza: Sergei Alexashkin

Pedro: Stephen Brown

Pablo: Charne Rochford

Miguel: Michael Wallace

Ferdinand: Andrey Breus

Lopez: Brian Galliford

Don Antonio: Vsevolod Grivnov

Brother Elustaf & First Masker: Peter Hoare

Brother Chartreuse & Second Masker: Pavel Baransky

Brother Bendictine & Third Masker: Maxim Mikhailov

Louisa: Lyubov Petrova

The Duenna: Alexandra Durseneva

Don Carlos: Alan Opie

Clara: Nino Surguladze

Rosina: Sabine Garrone

Lauretta: Claire Ormshaw

Father Augustine: Jonathan Veira

First Novice: Nathan Vale

Second Novice: Peter Haydn Ferris

Production Team

Original Producer: Daniel Slater

Staff Director: Sarah Fahie

Set Designer: Robert Innes Hopkins

Costume Designer: Robert Innes Hopkins

Lighting Designer: Rick Fisher

Choreographer: Kate Flatt

Fight Arranger: Nicholas Hall

Chorus Master: Thomas Blunt

Assistant Producer: Sam Wass