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Kat’a Kabanova, 06 October 1988

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Leos Janacek

Librettist: Leos Janacek after A N Ostrovsky

Conductor: Sian Edwards

Orchestra: London Sinfonietta


Vana Kudrjas: Christopher Ventris

Glasa: Sarah Pring

Dikoj: Alastair Miles

Boris Grigorjevic: Michael Myers

Feklusa: Eleanor Bennett

Kabanicha: Susan Bickley

Tichon: Paul Strathearn

Katerina: Rita Cullis

Varvara: Alison Hagley

Kuligin: Gerald Finley

Woman: Jane Cammack

Bystander: Robert Carlin

Production Team

Original Producer: Nikolaus Lehnhoff

Set Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Costume Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Lighting Designer: Paul Hastie

Revival Producer: Stephen Lawless