WNO Tristan und Isolde a photo preview

Written By The Wagnerian on Saturday, 5 May 2012 | 11:08:00 am

As we get ready for the first night of the WNO revival of Yannis Kokkos' Tristan und Isolde, I thought a photo preview might be called for - well, you know me and Tristan und Isolde. All images from the 2006 run and credited to WNO/Bill Cooper.(Clicking on an image will bring up a larger version)















Sung in German with English surtitles (Welsh in Wales Millennium Centre) First night 19 May 2012.

Photo: Bill Cooper
Tristan                                       Ben Heppner
King Marke                                Matthew Best
Isolde                                        Ann Petersen
Kurwenal                                   Phillip Joll
Melot                                         Simon Thorpe
Brangaene                                Susan Bickley
Shepherd                                  Chorus
Helmsman                                 Chorus
Sailor                                        Chorus
                                               
Conductor                                 Lothar Koenigs
                                               
Original Director                        Yannis Kokkos
Revival Director                         Peter Watson
Designer                                   Yannis Kokkos
Lighting Designer                      Guido Levi
Original Movement Director        Kate Flatt
Assistant Designer                    Muriel Trembleau
Staff Director                            Carmen Jakobi

Co-production with Scottish Opera

 

More detail: WNO