Adriana Lecouvreur – 2014 Season

Francesco Cilea


By arrangement with Schott Music Limited on behalf of Casa Musicale Sonzogno

Opera in four acts

Libretto by Arturo Colautti, based on the play Adrienne Lecouvreur by Eugène Scribe and Ernst Legouvé Sung in Italian with English surtitles

First performed 6 November 1902, Teatro Lirico, Milan

With the City of London Sinfonia, the Opera Holland Park Chorus

and Dancers from English National Ballet

New production

Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, London


Production supported by Opera Holland Park Friends Production Syndicate Members:

Martin and Wendy Kramer, Susan Price, Mr Jan Woloniecki

Chorus generously supported by Mrs Angela Lascelles

We would like to thank The Headley Trust, other anonymous donors and Tamara Rojo for making the collaboration with English National Ballet possible


2014 Performances at 7.30pm on July 24, 26, 30, August 1, 5, 7, 9


Conductor Manlio Benzi

Director Martin Lloyd-Evans

Designer Jamie Vartan

Lighting Designer Colin Grenfell

Choreographer James Streeter

Répétiteur Stuart Wild

Assistant Director John Wilkie

Stage Manager Bee George

Deputy Stage Manager Chris Tuffin

Assistant Stage Manager Kyrie Feltham



Adriana Cheryl Barker

Maurizio Peter Auty

Princess de Bouillon Tiziana Carraro

Michonnet Richard Burkhard

Prince de Bouillon Simon Wilding

Quinault Ian Beadle

Poisson Peter Davoren

Mlle Jouvenot Maud Miller

Mlle Dangeville Chloe Hinton

Abbe de Chazeuil Robert Burt

Featuring Principal Dancers from English National Ballet