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2001 FESTIVAL OPERATIC CENTERPIECE

Thésée
Music by Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632–1687)
Libretto by Philippe Quinault (1635–1688)

 

June 11, 12, 13, 15, and 16, 2001

Copley Theatre

Boston, Massachusetts

 

June 2001

Tanglewood Summer Music Festival

Lenox, Massachusetts

 

Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs, Musical Directors
Gilbert Blin, Stage Director
Lucy Graham, Choreographer
Robin Linklater, Designer
Steven Rosen, Lighting Designer
Anna Watkins, Costume Supervisor
Kathleen Fay, Executive Producer
Joseph Levendusky, Associate Producer

 

Cast

 

Aaron Engebreth

Un plaisir

Mark Sprinkle

Un autre plaisir

Gerald Thomas Gray

Un des Jeux

Ann Monoyios

Vénus

Paul Guttry

Mars & Un Combatant

Jayne Tankersley

Cerés

Marc Molomot

Bachus

Ellen Hargis

Æglé

Suzie LeBlanc

Cléone

Olivier Laquerre

Arcas

Kendra Colton

La Grand Prestresse de Minerve & Minerve

Bernard Deletré

Ægée

Laura Pudwell

Medée

Howard Crook

Thésée

 

Chorus

 

Michela Macfarlane, Allison Mondel, Megan Sharp

     & Jayne Tankersley, soprano

Jessica Adda Hanf, Deborah Rentz-Moore & Kamala Soparkar, alto

Marc Molomot & Mark Sprinkle, tenor

Aaron Engebreth, Gerald Thomas Gray & Paul Guttry, bass

 

Dancers

 

Tina Cassidy, Caroline Copeland, Carlos Fittante, Georges Keraghel,

Marc Leclercq, Susan MacNichol, Melinda Sullivan & Kaj Sylegård

 

Orchestra

 

Ingrid Matthews, concertmistress

Scott Metcalfe*, Robert Mealy, Julie Andrijeski & Christopher Verrette,

    violin

David Douglass, Daniel Elyar, Laura Jeppesen, Patrick Jordan,

     Margriet Tindemans & Miloš Valent, viola

Emily Walhout*, Alice Robbins, John Mark Rozendaal & Brent Wissick,

     basse de violons

Erin Headley, viola da gamba

Paul O’Dette, Stephen Stubbs, Catherine Liddell & Lucas Harris,

     theorbo & Baroque guitar

Peter Sykes & Alexander Weimann, harpsichord

Bruce Haynes, haute-contre d’hautbois

Geoffrey Burgess & Lani Spahr, Baroque oboe

Michael Dupree, taille d’hautbois

Marilyn Boenau* & Mathieu Lussier, bassoon

Michael Lynn & Alison Melville, recorder & Baroque flute

Shelley Gruskin, Jean-Pierre van Hees & Jean-Christophe Maillard,

     musette

John Thiessen & Alex Bonus, trumpet

Marie-Ange Petit, percussion

 

* principal