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Die Entfuhrung, 23 September 1980

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Christoph Friedrich Bretzner adapted by Johann Gottlieb Stephanie

Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer

Orchestra: Bournemouth Sinfonietta


Belmonte: Keith Lewis

Osmin: Roger Bryson

Pedrillo: Adrian Thompson

Bassa Selim: Christopher Blades

Constanze: Yvonne Kenny

Blonde: Deborah Rees

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Wood

Set Designer: William Dudley

Costume Designer: William Dudley

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Revival Producer: Guus Mostart