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Werther

  • 27 June 2016 Live
  • Running time: About 3 hours 10 minutes, including two intervals

Benoît Jacquot’s production of Massenet’s tragic opera explores the conflict between duty and our most passionate desires.

Credits

Music
Jules Massenet
Libretto
Edouard Blau, Paul Milliet and Georges Hartmann
Director
Benoît Jacquot
Set and lighting designer
Charles Edwards
Costume designer
Christian Gasc

Performers

Conductor
Antonio Pappano
Werther
Vittorio Grigòlo
Charlotte
Joyce DiDonato
Albert
David Bizic
Sophie
Heather Engebretson
The Bailli
Jonathan Summers
Johann
Yuriy Yurchuk
Schmidt
François Piolino
Brühlmann
Rick Zwart
Käthchen
Emily Edmonds
Concert master
Vasko Vassilev
Orchestra
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House