Lucia di Lammermoor

(Premiere 2016)
DIRECTOR Katie Mitchell
DESIGNER Vicki Mortimer
DESCRIPTION
Diana Damrau and Aleksandra Kurzak lead two world-class casts in Katie Mitchell’s new production of Donizetti’s tragic opera.
WTDir RATING:

Country: United Kingdom

Runtime: 200 min

Interval: YES

CAST (ACTORS | DANCERS | SINGERS)

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Stephen Costello | Edgardo
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Creatives

Director | Katie Mitchell
Conductor | Daniel Oren
Librettist | Salvadore Cammarano
Designer | Vicki Mortimer
Lighting Designer | Jon Clark
Fight Director | Rachel Bown-Williams
Fight Director | Ruth Cooper-Brown
Associate Director | Joseph Alford

Opera

Concert Master | Ania Safonova

PHOTOS

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DETAILS

PERFORMANCE TYPE: OPERA
LANGUAGE: Italian

THEATRES

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 07/04/2016 - 19/05/2016

STORYLINE

The Lammermoor fortune is in danger unless Lucia makes a good marriage. Her brother Enrico is horrified to learn she has fallen in love with his sworn enemy Edgardo. Edgardo leaves to fight in France; before leaving he and Lucia privately exchange rings. Meanwhile, Enrico hastily arranges Lucia’s marriage to Arturo....