Così fan tutte – 2012 Season

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


Opera in two acts

Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

First performed 26 January 1790, Burgtheater, Vienna

With the City of London Sinfonia and Opera Holland Park Chorus

New production

Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, London


Chorus generously supported by Mrs Angela Lascelles


Performances on 8, 13, 16, 18, 21, 24 (matinée), 28 June and 4, 7 July 2012


Conductor Thomas Kemp

Director Harry Fehr

Designer Alex Eales

Lighting Designer Colin Grenfell

Assistant Director Aylin Bozok

Répétiteur Eunjung Lee

Chorus Master Kelvin Lim

Stage Manager Madeleine Cootes

Deputy Stage Manager Kate Frost

Assistant Stage Manager Elizabeth Fielding



Ferrando Andrew Staples

Guglielmo Dawid Kimberg

Don Alfonso Nicholas Garrett

Fiordiligi, Guglielmo’s lover Elizabeth Llewellyn

Dorabella, Ferrando’s lover and Fiordiligi’s sister Julia Riley

Despina, the sisters’ maid Joana Seara