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Werther, 03 June 1966

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Jules Massenet

Librettist: E Blau, P Millier and G Hartmann after Goethe.

Conductor: Carlo Felice Cillario

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Werther: Jean Brazzi

Albert: Peter Gottlieb

Bailiff: Stafford Dean

Schmidt: Adrian de Peyer

Johann: Anthony Raffell

Charlotte: Helia T'Hezan

Sophie: Francoise Doue

Bailiff's Child: Christopher Taylor

Bailiff's Child: Celia Cross

Bailiff's Child: Gillian Ford

Bailiff's Child: Jeannette Kerr

Bailiff's Child: Auriol Kimber

Bailiff's Child: Diana Manville

Production Team

Original Producer: Michael Redgrave

Set Designer: Henry Bardon

Costume Designer: David Walker

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid