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Help bring our brand new production of Janáček's opera to the Glyndebourne stage. Image © Tom Hammick

Become a production supporter and help Illuminate the stage with our new production of Káťa Kabanová

Damiano Michieletto will make his directing debut with the first production of Káťa Kabanová at the Festival in nearly 20 years. 

As Anna Karenina or Emma Bovary are to literature, so Káťa Kabanová is to opera. The heroine of Janáček’s 1921 opera is a devastating portrait of passion crushed and innocence tainted, by a cruel and hypocritical society – musical theatre at its most violent, exquisite and immediate.

This production will be directed by Glyndebourne’s Music Director, Robin Ticciati. The cast includes: Kateřina Knĕžíková as Káťa Kabanová, Aigul Akhmetshina as Varvara, Katarina Dalayman as Kabanicha, Nicky Spence as Tichon, Alexander Vassiliev as Dikoj, David Butt Philip as Boris and as Thomas Atkins as Vána Kudrjaš

Find out more about Kát’a Kabanová

In the video below Nicky Spence, who will play Tichon in Káťa Kabanová, tells you more about how you can shine a light on this production:

Video: Support Káťa Kabanová

‘Opera needs more institutions like Glyndebourne who actively support the art form in a dynamic, modern and relevant way’

– André Hoffman, production supporter


How to support this production

JOIN THE Káťa Kabanová SYNDICATE (£20,000+) OR CIRCLE (£5000+)

Please help to bring this production to life by joining our Production Syndicate or Circle. 

Deepen your involvement and gain an insider’s view of the creative process through exclusive events and rehearsals. Production Syndicates have the opportunity to dine privately in our Old Green Room with a meet the cast post-performance reception. 

If you would like to discuss support, we would love to hear from you.

Please contact our Director of Development, Helen McCarthy at helen.mccarthy@glyndebourne.com or call 01273 815032


FIND OUT MORE ABOUT HOW WE RECOGNISE THE VITAL SUPPORT OF OUR DONORS

Images © Tom Hammick. All rights reserved, DACS 2021

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