Owen Wingrave


 Owen Wingrave – Opera National de Lorraine 

October 2014

 (Video available)

Opera in two acts – composed by Benjamin BRITTEN

written by Myfanwy Piper from the Henry James’s tale   (1892),commissioned by the BBC, and shown in May 1971 as a ”television opera”


Cast and credits

Conductor   Ryan McAdams

Staging & video conception  Marie-Ève Signeyrole

Set designer  Fabien Teigné

Assistant stage director  Marc Salmon

Costumer  Yashi

Lighting  Philippe Berthomé

Video realisation: Collectif IDSCENES (Julien Cano, Julien Meyer, Laurent Ferrat)


Owen Wingrave : Ashley Riches

Spencer Coyle : Allen Boxer
Lechmere : Chad Shelton
Miss Wingrave : Orla Boylan
Mrs. Coyle : Katherine Broderick
Mrs. Julian : Judith Howarth
Kate : Kitty Whately
Général Sir Philip Wingrave : Mark Le Brocq
The narrator : Mark Le Brocq
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