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Opera Archive

The Archive holds a wealth of material about the people, productions and origins of our world-renowned opera house. Come and see curated exhibitions and find out what’s new in the Glyndebourne Archive.

Eugene Onegin, 12 July 1968

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky

Librettist: Tchaikovsky & Konstantin Shilovsky

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Eugene Onegin: Assen Selimsky

Tatyana: Elisabeth Soderstrom

Olga: Gertrude Jahn

Madame Larina: Pamela Bowden

Lensky: Wieslaw Ochman

Monsieur Triquet: Hugues Cuenod

Filipyevna: Virginia Popova

Prince Gremin: Kim Borg

Zaretsky: Richard Van Allan

Petrovich: Anthony Williams

Production Team

Original Producer: Michael Hadjimischev

Set Designer: Pier Luigi Pizzi

Costume Designer: Pier Luigi Pizzi

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid

Choreographer: Pauline Grant