Parsifal

Teatro Regio, Wednesday 26 January 2011 - Sunday 6 February 2011

Playbill

Sacred drama in three acts
Libretto by Richard Wagner
from Parzival by Wolfram von Eschenbach

Music by Richard Wagner
 

Characters

Cast

Parsifal tenor

Christopher Ventris
Frank van Aken
(27, 29)
Endrik Wottrich (5)

Kundry soprano

Christine Goerke
Heidi Brunner (27, 29,5)

Amfortas, king of
the Graal's reign baritone

Jochen Schmeckenbecher
Kay Stiefermann
(27, 29,5)

Gurnemanz, the oldest among
Monsalvat's knights bass

Kwangchul Youn
Kurt Rydl
(27, 29,5)

Klingsor, magician,
Saint Graal's enemy bass

Mark S. Doss
Titurel, ancient king,
Amfortas' father bass
Kurt Rydl
Arutjun Kotchinian
(27, 29,5)
First knight tenor Mathias Schulz
Second knight bass John Paul Huckle
First Squire soprano Erika Grimaldi
Second Squire contralto Anastasia Boldyreva
Third Squire tenor Vicente Ombuena
Fourth Squire tenor Jud Perry
First Flower maiden soprano Talia Or
Second Flower maiden soprano Erika Grimaldi
Third Flower maiden mezzosoprano Anastasia Boldyreva
Fourth Flower maiden soprano Arianna Ballotta
Fifth Flower maiden mezzosoprano Rebecca Jo Loeb
Sixth Flower maiden mezzosoprano Stefanie Irányi
Voice from above contralto Daniela Valdenassi
Roberta Garelli
(27,30,3,6)
 

 

Conductor

Bertrand de Billy

Stage direction

Federico Tiezzi

Sets

Giulio Paolini

Costumes

Giovanna Buzzi

Lighting Luigi Saccomandi
Assistent to the conductor Eun Sun Kim
Stage director assistant and
collaborator to set devising

Francesco Torrigiani
Assistant to sets Mariano Boggia
Assistant to costumes Lisa Rufini
Chorus and children's chorus master Claudio Fenoglio

 

Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio
Children’s Chorus of the Teatro Regio and the “G. Verdi” Conservatory

Staging by Teatro San Carlo of Napoli

Calendar

  1. Wednesday 26 January 2011 - 18.00 Series A
  2. Thursday 27 January 2011 - 18.00 Family Series
  3. Saturday 29 January 2011 - 18.00 Company Series
  4. Sunday 30 January 2011 - 15.00 Series F
  5. Tuesday 1 February 2011 - 18.00 Series B
  6. Thursday 3 February 2011 - 18.00 Series D
  7. Saturday 5 February 2011 - 18.00 Non-subscription performance
  8. Sunday 6 February 2011 - 15.00 Series C