La Wally – 2011 Season

Alfredo Catalani

 

Opera in four acts

Libretto by Luigi Illica after Wilhelmine von Hillern’s story Die Geyer-Wally Sung in Italian with English surtitles

First performed 20 January 1891, La Scala, Milan

With the City of London Sinfonia and Opera Holland Park Chorus

New production, first ever by Opera Holland Park

Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, London

 

Performances on 29 July, 3, 5, 10, 12 August 2011

 

Production sponsored by Opera Holland Park Friends Ambassadors

Chorus generously supported by Mrs Christine Collins

 

Conductor Peter Robinson

Director Martin Lloyd-Evans

Designer Jamie Vartan

Lighting Designer Philip Gladwell

Assistant Director Simon Iorio

Costume Supervisor Amita Kilumanga

Répétiteur Eunjung Lee

Chorus Master Matthew Waldren

Stage Manager Ian Taylor

Deputy Stage Manager Claire Rundle

Assistant Stage Manager Samantha Woollard

 

Cast

Wally Gweneth-Ann Jeffers

Stromminger Stephen Richardson

Afra Heather Shipp

Walter Alinka Kozari

Hagenbach Adrian Dwyer

Gellner Stephen Gadd

Il Pedone Charles Johnston