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Die Entfuhrung, 20 September 1972

The Opera

Venue: New Theatre, Oxford

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Christoph Friedrich Bretzner adapted by Johann Gottlieb Stephanie

Conductor: Lionel Friend

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


Belmonte: Anthony Roden

Osmin: Thomas Lawlor

Pedrillo: Ian Caley

Bassa Selim: James Atkins

Constanze: Valerie Masterson

Blonde: Elizabeth Gale

Klaas, A Sailor: Anthony Bremner

Dumb Slave: Edward Sadler

Production Team

Original Producer: John Cox

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan