Cycle
Women Composers

La Sérénade

A one-act opéra-comique, based on the play of the same name by Jean-François Regnard, composed jointly by Sophie Gail and Manuel Garcia and premièred at the Opéra-Comique (Salle Feydeau) on 2 April 1818.
Opera
True to her predilection for the age of Louis XIV, Sophie Gail joined forces with her near namesake, the writer Sophie Gay, at the beginning of the Restoration, to adapt Jean-François Regnard’s La Sérénade (1694) for the opera stage.

Dates

Fri 30 December 2022
20.00
Opéra Grand Avignon, Avignon
Sat 31 December 2022
20.00
Opéra Grand Avignon, Avignon
Sun 1 January 2023
16.00
Opéra Grand Avignon, Avignon

Performers

ORCHESTRE NATIONAL AVIGNON-PROVENCE
CHOIR OF THE OPÉRA GRAND AVIGNON
Débora Waldman conductor
Jean Lacornerie stage director
Bruno de Lavenère sets
Marion Bénagès costumes
David Debrinay lighting
Raphaël Cottin choreography

Marine Élodie Kimmel
Léonore Julie Mossay
Madame Argante Carine Séchaye
Scapin Thomas Dolié
Monsieur Griffon Vincent Billier
Valère Enguerrand de Hys
Monsieur Mathieu Jean-François Baron
Co-production Opéra Grand Avignon / Opéra de Rennes / Opéra de Toulon / Angers Nantes Opéra / Palazzetto Bru Zane
Score published by the Palazzetto Bru Zane