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Pelleas et Melisande, 01 August 2018

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Claude Debussy

Librettist: Debussy after Maurice Maeterlinck

Conductor: Robin Ticciati

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Golaud: Christopher Purves

Melisande: Christina Gansch

Genevieve: Karen Cargill

Arkel: Brindley Sherratt

Pelleas: John Chest

Yniold: Chloe Briot

Doctor: Michael Mofidian

Shepherd: Michael Wallace

Production Team

Director: Stefan Herheim

Designer: Philipp Furhofer

Lighting Designer: Stefan Herheim

Lighting Designer: Tony Simpson

Dramaturg: Alexander Meier-Dorzenbach

Chorus Master: Nicholas Jenkins

Assistant Director: Sinéad O'Neill

Assistant Director: Steven Whiting