Watch Now: Nixon In China - The Theatre Du Chatelet

Written By The Wagnerian on Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 9:57:00 pm

Off topic but I felt that some might be interested - as was I. Made available by Arte TV


Musical direction

Alexander Briger


Chen Shi-Zheng

Set design

Shilpa Gupta

Costume design

Petra Reinhardt

Lighting design

Alexander Koppelmann


Olivier Roset

Choregraphy collaborator

Yin Mei

Orchestre de Chambre de Paris

Choeur du Châtelet

Richard Nixon

Franco Pomponi

Pat Nixon

June Anderson

Henry Kissinger

Peter Sidhom

Mao Zedong

Alfred Kim

Madame Mao (Jiang Qing)

Sumi Jo

Chou En-Lai

Kyung Chun Kim

Mao's 1st secretary

Sophie Leleu

Mao's 2nd secretary

Alexandra Sherman

Mao's 3rd secretary

Rebecca de Pont Davies