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Werther Digital Programme


Supported by Nesta, Arts & Humanities Research Council and public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

Introduction to the opera

A Quick Guide to Werther

Watch: the trailer

Watch the trailer for Benoît Jacquot’s production of Werther

Live Cinema cast Monday 27 June 2016

Werther from Goethe to Massenet

Kate Hopkins explores the evolution of Massenet's opera out of Goethe's famous novel, and the real-life events that inspired its tragic themes

Massenet's Werther

by George Hall