The Rape of Lucretia - Britten

Arcola Theatre, Grimeborn Festival 2018

London, UK

 Director: Julia Burbach

Music Director: Peter Selwyn

Designer: Bettina John

Lighting Designer: Rob Price

Assistant Director: Lysanne van Overbeek

Assistant Director: Mark Burns

Orchestra: Orpheus Sinfonia

 

Lucretia: Bethan Langford

Tarquinius: Benjamin Lewis

Male Chorus: Robert Murray/ Nick Pritchard

Female Chorus: Natasha Jouhl

Collatinus: Andrew Tipple

Junius: James Corrigan

Bianca: Katharine Taylor-Jones

Lucia: Claire Swale

Photographer:

Robert Workman 

...The Rape of Lucretia, boldly directed...first at Glyndebourne in 1946, it may have had the legendary contralto Kathleen Ferrier in the title role, but it can scarcely have been more gripping than this...

 The Observer, Fiona Maddocks 

★★★★