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Les Contes d'Hoffmann (2016)

  • 15 November 2016 Recorded
  • Running time: About 3 hours 30 minutes, including two intervals

Vittorio Grigòlo in the title role leads an excellent cast including Thomas Hampson, Sonya Yoncheva, Christine Rice and Sofia Fomina in Offenbach’s fantastical operatic drama.

Cast sheets

Cast sheets are available as PDFs

Credits

Music
Jacques Offenbach
Libretto
Jules Barbier and Michel Carré
Director
John Schlesinger
Set designer
William Dudley
Costume designer
Maria Björnson
Lighting designer
David Hersey
Choreographer
Eleanor Fazan
Fight director
William Hobbs
Performed by
The Royal Opera

Performers

Conductor
Evelino Pidò
Hoffmann
Vittorio Grigòlo
Four Villains
Thomas Hampson
Olympia
Sofia Fomina
Giulietta
Christine Rice
Antonia
Sonya Yoncheva
Nicklausse
Kate Lindsey
Spalanzani
Christophe Mortagne
Crespel
Eric Halfvarson
Four Servants
Vincent Ordonneau
Spirit of Antonia's Mother
Catherine Carby
Nathanael
David Junghoon Kim
Hermann
Charles Rice
Schlemil
Yuriy Yurchuk
Luther
Jeremy White
Stella
Olga Sabadoch
Chorus
Royal Opera Chorus
Concert Master
Sergey Levitin
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House