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Jules Massenet: Cendrillon

Joyce DiDonato Cendrillon | Alice Coote Le Prince Charmant | Eglise Gutiérrez La Fée | Ewa Podles Madame de la Haltière | Jean-Philippe Lafont Pandolfe | Madeleine Pierard Noémie | Kai Rüütel Dorothée
Laurent Pelly, stage direction & costumes; Barbara De Limburg, set design; Duane Schuler, lighting design; Laura Scozzi, choreography
Royal Opera Chorus; Renato Balsadonna, chorus director;
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Vasko Vassilev, concert master
Bertrand de Billy

Pandolfe, a country gentleman, has married Madame de la Haltière, an imperious countess. She and her daughters Noémie and Dorothée bully Pandolfe’s daughter from his first marriage, Lucette (know as Cendrillon), Pandolfe loves Cendrillon but is too frightened of his wife to help her. Thanks to her fairy godmother, Cendrillon goes to the ball and meets the prince who falls in love with her ... but at midnight….

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Jules Massenet: Cendrillon

Facts

Prog. No.
7972
Music genre
Opera
Length
150 mins
Director
Olivier Simonnet
Producers
Royal Opera House & Idéale Audience
Production year
2011
Format
HD