Cendrillon_ROH_Joyce di Donato_16.07.2011

Royal Opera House presents its first ever production of Massenet's Cendrillon in a staging by French director Laurent Pelly with an all-star cast including Joyce DiDonato and Alice Coote. Massenet's score stays true to Perrault's well-known Cinderella story, but adding a coloratura soprano fairy-godmother, and some ravishing duets for Cendrillon and her prince.

Cendrillon .....Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo-soprano)
La Fée ..... Eglise Gutiérrez (Soprano)
Le Prince Charmant ..... Alice Coote (Mezzo-soprano)
Madame de la Haltière ..... Ewa Podles (Mezzo-soprano)
Pandolfe ..... Jean-Philippe Lafont (Baritone)
Noémie ..... Madeleine Pierard (Soprano)
Dorothée ..... Kai Rüütel (Mezzo-soprano)
Roi ..... Jeremy White (Bass)
Doyen de la Faculté ..... Harry Nicoll (Tenor)
Surintendant des Plaisirs ..... Dawid Kimberg (Baritone)
Premier Ministre ..... John-Owen Miley-Read

Royal Opera House orchestra & chorus
Conductor ..... Bertrand de Billy.

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