Opera

Dvořák's Rusalka

Stefan Herheim (stage director), Ádám Fischer (conductor) – With Myrtò Papatanasiu (Rusalka) and Pavel Černoch (Prince)...

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Cast

Stefan Herheim — Stage director, lighting
Heike Scheele — Set designer
Gesine Völlm — Costumes
Wolfgang Göbbel — Lighting
Wolfgang Willaschek — Dramaturgy
Myrtò Papatanasiu — Rusalka
Pavel Černoch — Prince
Annalena Persson — Foreign princess
Willard White — Vodník
Renée Morloc — Ježibaba
Ekaterina Isachenko — Wood Nymph
YoungHee Kim — Wood Nymph
Nona Javakhidze — Wood Nymph
Julian Hubbard — Hunter & Priest
La Monnaie Chorus
Richard Lewis — Chorus director

Program notes

Based on a fairytale by Karel Jaromír Erben reminiscent of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid and Friedrich de la Motte-Fouqué’sUndine, Dvořák’s second-to-last opera Rusalka tells the story of an impossible love between the water nymph Rusalka and a young Prince.

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Directed by:
Willy Vanduren
Venue: Théâtre de la Monnaie (Brussels, Belgium)
Production date: 2012
Recording date: 2012
Duration: 2 h 30 min
Production: © VRT Cultuur Voor – Canvas
Available subtitle(s): EN