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Hippolyte et Aricie, 03 July 2013

The Opera

Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau

Librettist: Simon-Joseph Pellegrin

Conductor: William Christie

Orchestra: Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment


Diana: Katherine Watson

Cupid: Ana Quintans

Jupiter: Francois Lis

Follower of Cupid: Mathias Vidal

Aricia: Christiane Karg

Hippolytus: Ed Lyon

Priestess: Charlotte Beament

High Priestess: Emmanuelle de Negri

Phaedra: Sarah Connolly

Arcas: Andrew Davies

Oenone: Julie Pasturaud

Theseus: St Degout

Tisiphone: Loïc Félix

Pluto: Francois Lis

First Fate: Mathias Vidal

Second Fate: Andrew Davies

Third Fate: Callum Thorpe

Mercury: Samuel Boden

Sailor Girl: Ana Quintans

Huntress: Emmanuelle de Negri

Hunter: Timothy Dickinson

Neptune: Francois Lis

Song of the Nightingale: Emmanuelle de Negri

Production Team

Original Director: Jonathan Kent

Associate Director: Denni Sayers

Assistant Director: Francesca Gilpin

Set Designer: Paul Brown

Costume Designer: Paul Brown

Lighting Designer: Mark Henderson

Choreographer: Ashley Page

Video Artist: Nina Dunn

Assistant Chorus Master: Christopher Bucknall