Northern Opera Group | 2020
Filmed during the lockdown in November 2020, this production of Viardot's 60 minute retelling of the classic fairytale brought together a professional principal cast with a community chorus. While the majority of the action was filmed on location in and around Leeds, the entire chorus participated in the rehearsals and filming from their own homes.
WINNER: Opera of the Year
Classical Music Digital Awards 2020
Director: Sophie Gilpin
Conductor: Chris Pelly
Costume Designer: Laura Jane Stanfield
Hair & Makeup Ashleigh Smith
Cinderella: Claire Wild
Prince Charming: Nicholas Watts
Armelinde: Naomi Rogers
Maguelonne: Louise Wayman
Baron Pictordu: James Cleverton
La Fée: Rachel Duckett
Barigoule: Robert Anthony Gardiner
Featured in the Guardian's Classical Highlights on 18 December 2020, and one of the Guardian Culture Magazine's Picks of the Week on 12 December 2020.