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Cendrillon

Jules Massenet
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Opera
2h 10 min
French
FULL HD
Spanish , English
Production

With its combination of enchanting love story and broad, burlesque comedy, Cendrillon is one of the great operatic fairy tales – a Cinderella that looks back to Charles Perrault’s original story in all its richness and ambiguity. Massenet’s sensuous belle époque fairy tale is gilded with lavish orchestral textures and glittering vocal writing, drawing on everything from baroque dances to Wagner-inspired chromaticism to bring its story to colourful life, conjuring a world of infinite musical and emotional variety.

 

Fiona Shaw’s original Tour production makes its Festival debut here, re-directed by Fiona Dunn and conducted by John Wilson, with a cast led by Glyndebourne favourites Danielle de Niese as Cendrillon and Kate Lindsey as her Prince.

 

With the collaboration of Naxos

A fairy tale opera in four acts

 

Music by Jules Massenet

Libretto by Henri Cain based on Charles Perrault's 1698 version of Cendrillon

Premiered at the Théâtre National de l’Opéra-Comique of Paris on May 24, 1899

Music arrangement with the publisher and copyright owner Chester Music Ltd

Live from the Glyndebourne Festival the 30th of June, 2019

London Philharmonic Orchestra

The Glyndebourne Chorus

 

Artistic team


Conductor | John Wilson

Stage director | Fiona Shaw

Revival director | Fiona Dunn

Designer | Jon Bausor

Costume designer | Nicky Gillibrand

Lighting designer | Anna Watson

 

Cast


Cendrillon | Danielle de Niese

Madame de la Haltiére | Agnes Zwierko

The Charming Prince | Kate Lindsey

The Fairy | Nina Minasyan

Eduarda | Melo Noémie

Julie | Pasturaud Dorothée

Lionel | Lhote Pandolfe

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