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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.

Jenufa, 17 July 1992

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Leos Janacek

Librettist: Leos Janacek based on story by Gabriela Preissova

Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Jenufa: Roberta Alexander

Grandmother Buryja: Menai Davies

Laca Klemen: Kim Begley

Jano: Gail Pearson

Mill Foreman: Peter Knapp

Kostelnicka: Susan Bickley

Steva Buryja: Kurt Schreibmayer

Barena: Tertia Sefton-Green

Maid: Enid Hartle

Mayor: Gordon Sandison

Mayor's Wife: Angela Hickey

Karolka: Anne O'Byrne

Aunt: Diana McNeillis

Production Team

Original Producer: Nikolaus Lehnhoff

Staff Director: Philip Parr

Set Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Costume Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Lighting Designer: Wolfgang Gobbel

Choreographer: Dagmar Thole

Revival Lighting Designer: Paul Hastie