La Juive

La Juive

Jacques Fromental Halevy

Libretto: Eugene Scribe

First Performance: Opera, Paris, February 23, 1835

First Peformance at the Israeli Opera: January 15, 2000

First Performance of this production at the Israeli Opera: April 13, 2010

 

Conductor           Daniel Oren
Director David Pountney
Set Designer Robert Israel
Costume Designer Marie-Jeanne Lecca
Lighting Designer Jurgen Hoffmann
Choreographer Renato Zanella

 

Soloists          

   

Eleazar Neil Shicoff 13.4, 17.4, 21.4
Francisco Casanova 15.4, 23.4, 25.4, 28.4
John Uhlenhopp 16.4, 24.4, 27.4
Rachel Marina Poplavskaya 13.4, 15.4, 17.4, 21.4, 24.4, 28.4
Karine Babajanyan 16.4, 23.4, 25.4, 27.4
Brogni Roberto Scandiuzzi 13.4, 15.4, 17.4, 21.4 ,24.4, 28.4
Dmitry Ulyanov  16.4, 23.4, 25.4, 27.4
Leopold Mario Zeffiri  16.4, 21.4, 23.4, 25.4, 27.4
Robert McPherson 13.4, 15.4, 17.4, 24.4, 28.4
Eudoxie Massis Annick 13.4, 15.4, 17.4, 21.4 ,23.4, 25.4, 28.4
Jessica Pratt   16.4, 24.4, 27.4
Ruggiero Carlo Striuli
Albert Vladimir Braun
citizens from the audience Sorin Semillian
Anatoli Krasik
Solo Dancers Beate Vollack
Christian Rovny


The Israeli Opera Chorus

Conductor: Yishai Steckler

The Opera Orchestra - The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion

Sung in French
Surtitles in English and Hebrew
Surtitles: Israel Ouval
 

Length of performance: approx. three hours and 45 minutes

The Jewish goldsmith Eleazar and his sole daughter Rachel try to celebrate the Passover Seder in hiding in anti-Semitic Middle Age Germany.

Synopsis

Production's Album

Photos: Yossi Zwecker        

Further Reading:

Neil Shicoff speaks about the role of Eleazar in La Juive

From the director of La Juive


Dates

Tues 13.4.10 (19:30), Thurs 15.4.10  (19:30), Fri 16.4.10 (12:30), Sat 17.4.10 (20:30),

Wed 21.4.10 (19:30), Fri 23.4.10 (12:30), Sat 24.4.10 (20:30), Sun 25.4.10 (19:30),

Tues 27.4.10 (19:30), Wed 28.4.10 (19:30)

Ticket Prices: 175/237/304/378/428 Nis
*15 Nis more for Saturday night performances
 

Towards Opening: Sat 10.4.10 (11:00)

Ticket Price: 70 Nis

Before the show back stage tours: Sat 17.4 (19:30), Wed 21.4 (18:30), 
                                                      
                                                      Tues 27.4 (18:30), Wed 28.4 (18:30)

Ticket Price: 25 Nis

Opera TalkbackThurs 15.4, Wed 21.4, Sun 25.4

*Please note early curtain time for this production


Review

"Shicoff raises compassion like a bird whose wings have been broken." (Suddeutsche Zeitung)

 

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