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The Makropulos Case, 14 July 2001

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Leos Janacek

Librettist: Leos Janacek after Karel Capek

Conductor: Peter Eotvos

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Vitek: Neil Jenkins

Albert Gregor: Par Lindskog

Kristina: Linda Tuvas

Dr Kolenaty: Jonathan Veira

Emilia Marty: Anja Silja

Baron Jaroslav Prus: Steven Page

Cleaner: Menai Davies

Stage Hand: Jeremy Carpenter

Janek: Timothy Robinson

Hauk-Sendorf: Nigel Douglas

Chambermaid: Susan Gorton

Production Team

Original Producer: Nikolaus Lehnhoff

Set Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Costume Designer: Tobias Hoheisel

Lighting Designer: Mark Henderson

Revival Lighting Designer: Jon Stevens