Katharina Thoma — Stage director
Julia Müer — Set designer
Irina Bartels — Costume designer
Cori Ellison — Dramatist
Soile Isokoski — Prima Donna
Gary Matthewman — Piano
Thomas Allen — Music Master
Kate Lindsey — Composer
Vladimir Jurowski — Conductor
Take a look behind-the-scenes of the opera Ariadne auf Naxos, directed by Katharina Thoma at Glyndebourne in 2013.
In this back stage documentary about Ariadne auf Naxos, Katharina Thoma (stage director) and Cori Ellison (dramaturg) present this production of Richard Strauss’ opera, while the conductor Vladimir Jurowski shares his views on the piece. Several contributors – including Julia Müer (set designer) and Irina Bartels (costume designer) – explain their roles in this adaptation.
Photo: © Glyndebourne Productions Ltd: Photo Alastair Muir.
Tuesday, November 17, 2026