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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.

Kat’a Kabanova, 15 June 1990

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Leos Janacek

Librettist: Leos Janacek after A N Ostrovsky

Conductor: Andrew Davis

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Vana Kudrjas: John Graham-Hall

Glasa: Virginia Kerr

Dikoj: Donald Adams

Boris Grigorjevic: Kim Begley

Feklusa: Enid Hartle

Kabanicha: Felicity Palmer

Tichon: Ryland Davies

Katerina: Nancy Gustafson

Varvara: Louise Winter

Kuligin: Gerald Finley

Woman: Helen Cannell

Bystander: Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks

Production Team

Original Producer: Nikolaus Lehnhoff

Set Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Costume Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Lighting Designer: Wolfgang Göbbel

Revival Lighting Designer: Paul Hastie

Assistant Producer: Caroline Sharman