GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL 2017 ONLINE BROADCASTS
This summer you can watch three Glyndebourne Festival productions for free online.
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La traviata (captured live in 2014) – Thursday 8 June 2017
Russian soprano Venera Gimadieva portrays the iconic role of Violetta, alongside American tenor Michael Fabiano as Alfredo. The visual beauty of Tom Cairns’s opulent production aptly echoes the irresistible allure of this beloved opera.
Hamlet – Thursday 6 July 2017 LIVE
Be part of a major new operatic work – join us for the world premiere of Brett Dean’s new opera based on Shakespeare’s best-known tragedy. Brett Dean’s colourful, energetic, witty and richly lyrical music expertly captures the modernity of this timeless tale, while Matthew Jocelyn’s libretto is pure Shakespeare. Starring Allan Clayton, Barbara Hannigan, John Tomlinson and Sarah Connolly and conducted by Vladimir Jurowski.
La clemenza di Tito – Thursday 3 August 2017 LIVE
A new production for Glyndebourne Festival 2017 conducted by Robin Ticciati and directed by Claus Guth. Australian tenor Steve Davislim makes his Glyndebourne debut as Tito, with Alice Coote as Vitellia and Kate Lindsey as Sesto.
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Glyndebourne Productions Limited
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