Street Scene

25.09.2011

American opera in two acts (1947)

Music by Kurt Weill (1900-1950)
Book by Elmer Rice
Lyrics by Langston Hughes
by arrangement with European American Music Corporation

In English

Conductor: Keith Lockhart
With Paul Curievici, Geoffrey Dolton et al.
BBC Concert Orchestra
Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen

A production by The Opera Group/Young Vic and the Watford Palace Theatre and BBCCO

 

cast

Conductor: Keith Lockhart
Director: John Fulljames
Costume designer: Dick Bird
 
Anna Maurrant: Elena Ferrari
Frank Maurrant: Geoffrey Dolton
Rose Maurrant: Susanna Hurrell
Willie Maurrant: Tyler Fagan (25.) / Oscar O´Rahilly (26.)
Abraham Kaplan | Steve Sankey: Paul Featherstone
Shirley Kaplan | Mae Jones: Kate Nelson
Sam Kaplan: Paul Curievici
Greta Fiorentino: Simone Sauphanor
Lippo Fiorentino | Dr. Wilson: Joseph Shovelton
Emma Jones | First Nursemaid: Charlotte Page
Harry Easter | George Jones | Vincent Jones | City Marschall | Policeman: James McOran-Campbell
Olga Olsen | Second Nursemaid: Harriet Williams
Carl Olsen: Paul Reeves
Mrs. Hildebrand: Joanna Foote
Charlie Hildebrand: Saul Friend (25.) | Jordi Fray (26.)
Henry | Dick McGann: John Moabi
Daniel Buchanan: Nathan Vale
Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra
Choir: Gumpoldskirchner Spatzen (Ltg. Elisabeth Ziegler)