Vanessa (Barber), 2018

Vanessa (Barber), 2018

Keith Warner directs Samuel Barber’s emotionally charged Pulitzer prize-winning opera.

The cast includes Emma Bell (Vanessa), Virginie Verrez (Erika), Edgaras Montvidas (Anatol) and Rosalind Plowright (The Old Baroness) with conductor Jakub Hrůša and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Photo: Tristram Kenton

Vanessa (Barber), 2018
  • Vanessa - full opera

    Blood is thicker than water. Except when it comes to love…

    Abandoned by her lover Anatol, Vanessa retreats from the world, waiting and hoping with only her mother and her niece Erika for company. But when, 20 years later, Anatol’s handsome young son arrives unexpectedly, he shatters the calm of ...