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  • Start: Sunday 30 June - 17:30
  • Auditorium: Great Hall

A brand new production directed by critically-acclaimed actor and director Fiona Shaw (Harry Potter, Killing Eve), the classic Cinderella story is told with composer Massenet’s sensuous and lavish score. Glyndebourne favourite and international star Danielle de Niese plays the titular role in this glittering and colourful opera.

Original production conceived and directed for the Glyndebourne Tour by Fiona Shaw
Revived and directed for Festival 2019 by Fiona Dunn

Conductor: John Wilson
Set Designer: Jon Bausor
Costume Designer: Nicky Gillibrand
Lighting Designer: Anna Watson

London Philharmonic Orchestra
The Glyndebourne Chorus

Cast includes

Cendrillon: Danielle de Niese
Le Prince Charmant: Kate Lindsey
La Fée: Nina Minasyan
Pandolfe: Lionel Lhote
Madame de la Haltière: Agnes Zwierko
Noémie: Eduarda Melo
Dorothée: Julie Pasturaud

‘Fiona Shaw…turns this fin-de-siècle confection into a complex modern-day fairytale and a story of psychological transformation.’ – The Times

‘Fiona Shaw’s direction gracefully explores the story’s psychological resonances. ’ – The Daily Telegraph

Running time: 210 mins TBC

Age guidance: 12A