Fidelio – 2010 Season

Ludwig van Beethoven


Opera in two acts

Libretto by Joseph von Sonnleithner with revisions by Stephan von Breuning and Georg Friedrich Treitschke

Sung in German with English surtitles

First performed 20 November 1805, Theater an der Wein, Vienna

With the City of London Sinfonia and Opera Holland Park Chorus

Revival of the 2003 production

Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, London


Performances on 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 July 2010


Conductor Peter Robinson

Director Olivia Fuchs

Designer Jamie Vartan

Lighting Designer Colin Grenfell

Choreographer Clare Whistler

Assistant Director Fiona Williams

Costume Supervisor Sades Robinson

Répétiteur Eunjung Lee

Chorus Master Matthew Waldren

Language Coach Norbert Meyn

Stage Manager Anna Jordahl

Deputy Stage Manager Helen Bowen

Assistant Stage Manager Katie Christ



Leonore Yvonne Howard

Florestan Tom Randle

Rocco Stephen Richardson

Marzelline Sarah Redgwick

Jaquino Nicky Spence

Don Pizzaro Phillip Joll

Don Fernando Njabulo Madlala

First Prisoner Peter Kent

Second Prisoner Henry Grant Kerswell