Comedy and tragedy are never far apart in this Glyndebourne classic, designed by David Hockney.
The cast includes Miah Persson (Anne Trulove), Topi Lehtipuu (Tom Rakewell), Elena Manistina (Baba The Turk) and Matthew Rose (Nick Shadow) with conductor Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Recorded live at Glyndebourne Opera House, Festival 2010.
Rent The Rake's Progress for just £9.99 for 3 days. The rental period begins when you start watching any video in the rental collection.
A Glyndebourne classic, designed by David Hockney.
When the mysterious Nick Shadow appears at his door, Tom Rakewell immediately abandons country life and his sweetheart Anne for the temptations of the city. But London’s glittering promise soon corrodes; love, money and even sanity slip further...