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Saul, 20 August 2015

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: George Frideric Handel

Librettist: Charles Jennens

Conductor: Ivor Bolton

Orchestra: Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment


Merab: Lucy Crowe

Michal: Sophie Bevan

Saul/Apparition of Samuel: Christopher Purves

David: Iestyn Davies

Jonathan: Paul Appleby

Abner/High Priest/Amalekite/Doeg: Benjamin Hulett

Witch of Endor: John Graham-Hall

Production Team

Original Director: Barrie Kosky

Assistant Director: Donna Stirrup

Designer: Katrin Lea Tag

Choreographer: Otto Pichler

Lighting Designer: Joachim Klein

Chorus Master: Jeremy Bines