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Owen Wingrave, 01 June 1997

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Benjamin Britten

Librettist: Myfanwy Piper

Conductor: Ivor Bolton

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Owen Wingrave: Gerald Finley

Spencer Coyle: Steven Page

Lechmere: Christopher Ventris

Miss Wingrave: Eiddwen Harrhy

Mrs Coyle: Vivian Tierney

Mrs Julian: Elizabeth Gale

Kate: Ann Taylor

Sir Philip Wingrave: Neil Jenkins

Narrator: Neil Jenkins

Boy: Ben Jenkins

Production Team

Original Director: Robin Phillips

Revival Director: Daniel Dooner

Assistant Director: Christopher Cowell

Set Designer: Hisham Ali

Costume Designer: Ann Curtis

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan