Le nozze di Figaro – 2011 Season

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Opera in four acts

Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte, after a stage comedy by Pierre Beaumarchais, La folle journée, ou le Mariage de Figaro

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

First performed 1 May 1786, Burgtheater, Vienna

With the City of London Sinfonia and Opera Holland Park Chorus

New production

Opera Holland Park, Holland Park, London


Performances on 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 (matinée), 12, 14, 16 July 2011


Chorus generously supported by Mrs Christine Collins


Conductor Matthew Willis

Director Liam Steel

Designer Emma Wee

Lighting Designer Colin Grenfell

Assistant Director Fiona Williams

Assistant Choreographer Naomi Said

Costume Supervisor Amita Kilumanga

Répétiteur Catriona Beveridge

Chorus Master Matthew Waldren

Stage Manager Sarah Cowan

Deputy Stage Manager Kate Frost

Assistant Stage Manager Lesley Aldridge



Figaro Matthew Hargreaves

Susanna Claire Meghnagi

Count Almaviva George von Bergen

Countess Almaviva Elizabeth Llewellyn

Cherubino Hannah Pedley

Dr Bartolo Lynton Black

Marcellina Sarah Pring

Don Basilio/Don Curzio Andrew Glover

Antonio Henry Grant Kerswell

Barbarina Jaimee Marshall

First Bridesmaid Katherine Everett

Second Bridesmaid Kate Warshaw