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VenueRoyal Opera House
Other spaces: Linbury Studio, Ballet Studio, Clore Studio,Floral Hall
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From12th April 2018
To27th April 2018
WhenApr 12,17,20,24,27 at 19:00
What is currently on at Royal Opera House (V377)

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Lady Macbeth of MtsenskT824290758
Trapped in marriage to the impotent Zinovy, Katerina Ismailova embarks on an affair with an estate worker, Sergei, which triggers her slide into crime.
Music Shostakovich
Lyrics Alexander Preys
Lyrics Shostakovich (after Leskov)

Archive :: production:T824290758, opera or operetta:S042969016, venue:V377

Production details

Sung in Russian with English surtitles


Producer Royal Opera House
Director Richard Jones
Conductor Antonio Pappano
Performer Eva-Maria Westbroek (Katerina Ismailova)
Performer Brandon Jovanovich (Sergey)
Performer John Tomlinson (Boris Ismailov)
Performer Aigul Akhmetshina (Sonyetka)
Performer Rosie Aldridge (Aksinya)
Performer Peter Bronder (Shabby Peasant)
Performer Wojtek Gierlach (Priest)
Performer Mikhail Svetlov (Police Inspector)
Performer Thomas Atkins (Teacher)
Performer Paata Burchuladze (Old Convict)
Performer Miranda Keys (Female Convict)
Performer Simon Shibambu (Sentry)
Performer Hubert Francis (Coachman/Second Workman)

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