Our Archive

Opera Archive

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.

New Year, 03 November 1990

The Opera

Venue: Apollo Theatre, Oxford

Composer: Michael Tippett

Librettist: Michael Tippett

Conductor: Sian Edwards

Orchestra: Glyndebourne Touring Opera Orchestra


Presenter: Vernon Henry Jr

Jo Ann: Marie Angel

Donny: Omar Ebrahim

Nan: Susan Bickley

Merlin: Jonathan Veira

Pelegrin: Kim Begley

Regan: Hyacinth Nicholls

Production Team

Original Director: Robin Tebbutt

Set Designer: Alison Chitty

Costume Designer: Alison Chitty

Lighting Designer: Paul Pyant

Choreographer: Bill T Jones

Revival Choreographer: Sean Curran

Revival Choreographer: Nelson Fernandez

Sound Designer: John Whiting