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Flight, 21 August 1999

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Jonathan Dove

Librettist: April de Angelis

Conductor: David Parry

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Refugee: Christopher Robson

Controller: Claron McFadden

Bill: Richard Coxon

Tina: Mary Plazas

Older Woman: Nuala Willis

Stewardess: Ann Taylor

Steward: Garry Magee

Minskman: Steven Page

Minskwoman: Anne Mason

Immigration Officer: Richard Van Allan

Production Team

Original Director: Richard Jones

Assistant Director: Geoffrey Dolton

Set Designer: Giles Cadle

Costume Designer: Nicky Gillibrand

Lighting Designer: Mimi Jordan Sherin

Movement Director: Catherine Malone