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Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, 25 June 1988

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Christoph Friedrich Bretzner adapted by Johann Gottlieb Stephanie

Conductor: Lothar Zagrosek

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Belmonte: David Rendall

Osmin: Willard White

Pedrillo: Petros Evangelides

Bassa Selim: Sebastian Baur

Constanze: Rosa Mannion

Blonde: Lillian Watson

Cupido: Omotayo Popoola

Production Team

Original Director: Peter Wood

Associate Director: Stephen Lawless

Set Designer: William Dudley

Costume Designer: William Dudley

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan