DetailsIphigenie is a Greek priestess, daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestre, sent by Diana to the land of the Taurians where for fifteen years she has been forced to sacrifice human beings. New Production. Sung in French with English surtitles. Approx. running time 2 hours 15 minutes. New production generously supported by The Friends of Covent Garden.
Cast/Performers Susan Graham (Iphigenie), Simon Keenlyside (Oreste), Paul Groves (Pylade), Clive Bayley (Thoas), Gail Pearson (Firest Priestess), Claire Wild (Second Princess), Cecile van de Sant (Diane), Jacque Imbrailo (Scythian), Krzysztof Szumanski (Servant)
Producer: Royal Opera
Conductor: Ivor Bolton
Director: Robert Carsen
Design: Tobias Hoheisel
Lighting(s): Robert Carsen, Peter Van Praet
Choreographer: Philippe Giraudeau