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Opera Workshop


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with English National Opera Jenufa
David Pountney , the ENO
Director of Productions, has been instrumental in bringing the operatic masterpieces of Janacek to a wider audience. In the last of three workshops, he, along with Mark Elder the company's Director of Music, explores the central scene of Act 2 of Janacek's Jenufa. This scene reveals the composer's mastery of musical psychology with a respected community leader in rural Moravia struggling with her guilt at the birth of an illegitimate grandchild, while the father of the baby tries to escape from his responsibilities.
With Graham Clark Kathryn Harries John Treleavan
Videotape editor DAVE HAMBELTON Executive producer DENNIS MARKS Director KEITH CHEETHAM


Unknown: David Pountney
Unknown: Mark Elder
Unknown: Graham Clark
Unknown: Kathryn Harries
Unknown: John Treleavan
Unknown: Lighting Colin Widgery
Editor: Dave Hambelton
Director: Keith Cheetham

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