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Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, 02 June 2011

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Richard Wagner

Librettist: Richard Wagner

Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Walther von Stolzing: Marco Jentzsch

Eva: Anna Gabler

Magdalene: Michaela Selinger

David: Topi Lehtipuu

Veit Pogner: Alastair Miles

Sixtus Beckmesser: Johannes Martin Kranzle

Hans Sachs: Gerald Finley

Kunz Vogelsang: Colin Judson

Konrad Nachtigall: Andrew Slater

Fritz Kothner: Henry Waddington

Hermann Ortel: Robert Poulton

Balthasar Zorn: Alasdair Elliott

Augustin Moser: Daniel Norman

Ulrich Eisslinger: Adrian Thompson

Hans Foltz: Graeme Broadbent

Hans Schwartz: Maxim Mikhailov

Nightwatchman: Mats Almgren

Production Team

Original Director: David McVicar

Assistant Director: Marie Lambert

Assistant Director: Ian Rutherford

Set Designer: Vicki Mortimer

Costume Designer: Vicki Mortimer

Lighting Designer: Paule Constable

Movement Director: Andrew George

Fight Director: Nicholas Hall

Chorus Master: Jeremy Bines