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documentary Ariadne auf Naxos, Documentary Interviews


Ariadne auf Naxos, Documentary Interviews


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.

Associated event


  • 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


  • Directed by:
    • Robin Bextor
  • Venue: Glyndebourne (Lewes, Great Britain)
  • Production date: 2014
  • Duration: 21 min
  • Production: © Glyndebourne – François Roussillon et Associés – Mezzo
  • Available version(s): EN
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