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The Rape of Lucretia, 06 December 2013

The Opera

Venue: Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Composer: Benjamin Britten

Librettist: Ronald Duncan

Conductor: Nicholas Collon

Orchestra: Glyndebourne Tour Orchestra


Male Chorus: Allan Clayton

Female Chorus: Kate Valentine

Collatinus: David Soar

Junius: Oliver Dunn

Tarquinius: Duncan Rock

Lucretia: Claudia Huckle

Bianca: Catherine Wyn-Rogers

Lucia: Ellie Laugharne

Production Team

Original Director: Fiona Shaw

Assistant Director: Ian Rutherford

Set Designer: Michael Levine

Costume Designer: Nicky Gillibrand

Lighting Designer: Paul Anderson