Jenufa, 2018
 

About the production

Bath Opera is pleased to announce that our next main production will be 'Jenufa' by Leos Janacek. Sung in English it will be performed at the Wroughton Theatre, North Road Bath from Thursday February 15th to Saturday February 17th 2018.

Musical Director/Conductor PETER BLACKWOOD.

Stage Director JANE CLARK.

What is said about Jenufa:

"A TRULY GREAT WORK." "THIS IS AN OPERA WHICH TRANSCENDS LANGUAGE, NATIONAL BORDERS AND TIME." "ALL HUMAN EMOTION IS HERE." "THE MUSIC COMES FROM THE HEART."

Roles

Grandmother Buryja Retired mill owner. Alto/Mezzo.
Laca Klemen, Grandson of Grandmother Buryja, stepbrother of Steva. Tenor.
Steva Buryja, grandson of Grandmother Buryja and stepbrother of Laca. Tenor.
Kostelnicka Buryja, widow, Grandmother Buryja's daughter- in- law. Dramatic Soprano.
Jenufa, stepdaughter of the Kostelnicka Buryja Soprano.
Starek Foreman at the mill. Baritone.
The Mayor (or village-magistrate) Bass.
The Mayor's wife. Mezzo.
Karolka the Mayor's Daughter Mezzo.
Pastuchyna Herdswoman.
Barena,servant girl at the mill. Soprano.
Jano, Shepherd boy. Soprano.
Tetka, Aunt. Alto.

Chorus TTBB Act I. SATB with solos Act III. Millworkers SATB Act I. Village girls SA Act III

Auditions

Auditions will be held on Wednesday June 28th at 7pm at Widcombe Junior School, Pulteney Road, Bath. BA2 4JG. Please visit the Auditions page for further details.

Performances

Thursday 15th February 2018, 7.30pm Wroughton Theatre, Bath
Friday 16th February 2018, 7.30pm Wroughton Theatre, Bath
Saturday 17th February 2018, 7.30pm Wroughton Theatre, Bath

^ Back to Top