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Set in Moravia in 1900. Jenufa, loved by Laca, has a son by Steva. Steva denies responsibility and is set to marry the mayor's daughter Karolka. Thinking that she would aid a marriage between Laca and Jenufa the sexton, Kostelnicka drowns the baby in the brook and tells Jenufa that it has died. Jenufa and Laca are about to be married as are Steva and Karolka. As the ceremony begins news comes that the body of a baby has been found under the ice. The Kostelnicka steps forward and confesses her guilt. Comforted by Jenufa's forgiveness, she is led away. Jenufa now turns to Laca and gives him his freedom; but he is faithful, and as the curtain falls they pledge their love. Sung in Czech with English surtitles.

Performers Anne Sophie Duprels (Jenufa), Anne Mason (Kostelnicka), Tom Randle (Laca), Aldo Di Toro (Steva), Nuala Willis (Burya), Jonathan Best (Foreman), Richard Suart (Mayor), Pippa Longworth (Mayor's Wife), Lisa Crosato (Karolka), Helen Winter (Barena), Hannah Pedley (Herdswoman), Helen Court (Jano).
Music Janacek. Lyrics Janacek (after Preissova). Company Korn/Ferry Opera. Conductor Stuart Stratford. Director Olivia Fuch. Design Yannis Thavoris. Company City of London Sinfonia. Company Opera Holland Park Chorus.


Jenufa (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T1643031160. Details of all Jenufa archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S6298

Archive Listings

6 Jun 07
22 Jun 07
Opera Holland Park - Open Air Theatre
Inner London
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