Monteverdi's L'Incoronazione di Poppea

Robert Carsen (stage director), Emmanuelle Haïm (conductor) – With Danielle de Niese (Poppea), Alice Coote (Nerone), Iestyn Davies (Ottone)...

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Robert Carsen — Stage director, lighting
Michael Levine — Set designer
Constance Hoffman — Costumes
Peter van Praet — Lighting
Danielle de Niese — Poppea
Alice Coote — Nerone
Iestyn Davies — Ottone
Tamara Mumford — Ottavia
Dominique Visse — Nutrice
Paolo Battaglia — Seneca
Marie Arnet — Drusilla
Lucia Cirillo — Valletto
Claire Ormshaw — Damigella
Amy Freston — Amore
Sonya Yoncheva — Fortuna
Simona Mihai — Virtù

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An early baroque masterpiece, Monteverdi's L’incoronazione di Poppea was inspired by The Annals by Tacitus and celebrates the love of the emperor Nero and the courtesan Poppea. Filmed at the 2008 Glyndebourne Festival, Robert Carsen’s production brings together Danielle de Niese, Alice Coote and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under the direction of Emmanuelle Haïm.

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Directed by:
François Roussillon
Venue: Glyndebourne (Lewes, Great Britain)
Production date: 2008
Duration: 3 h 12 min
Production: © Glyndebourne Enterprises Ltd – François Roussillon et Associés

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