Don Giovanni


Approximate Running Time: 3 hours and 10 minutes, with 1 intermissions

In Italian with English captions

Don Giovanni:
Mariusz Kwiecien
Morgan Smith *
Donna Anna:
Pamela Armstrong
Franzita Whelan † *
Donna Elvira:
Marie Plette
Dana Beth Miller † *
Don Ottavio:
Richard Croft
Patrick Miller † *
Leporello:
Eduardo Chama
Brian Kontes † *
Zerlina:
Ailish Tynan
Heather Parker *
Masetto:
Kevin Burdette
Commendatore:
Vladimir Ognovenko
Conductor:
Andreas Mitisek
Stage Director:
Chris Alexander
Set Designer:
Robert A. Dahlstrom
Costume Designer:
Marie-Therese Cramer
Lighting Designer:
Robert Wierzel
Choreographer:
Wade Madsen
Hair & Makeup Designer:
Joyce Degenfelder
Fight Director:
Geoffrey Alm
English Captions:
Jonathan Dean
Sets & Costumes:
Built by Seattle Opera

† Seattle Opera debut
* Performing on January 14, 21, 26, 2007 only

Mariusz Kwiecien's performances are made possible by generous financial support from the James and Sherry Raisbeck Singers' Endowment.

Orchestra

Violin I:
Elisa Barston, Concertmaster
Jennifer Bai
Ayako Gamo
Timothy Garland
Linda Kang
Clark Story
Xiao-Po Fei
Violin II:
Kathleen Stern, Principal
Evan Anderson
Stephen Bryant
Sande Gillette
Artur Girsky
Andrew Yeung
Viola:
Arie Schachter, Principal
Wesley Dyring
Joseph Gottesman
Rachel Swerdlow
Cello:
Joshua Roman,
Theresa Benshoof
Roberta Downey
Walter Gray
Bass:
Jonathan Green,
Principal
Joseph Kaufman
Flute:
Scott Goff, Principal
Robin Peery
Oboe:
Stefan Farkas, Principal
Dan Williams
Clarinet:
Christopher Sereque, Principal
Laura DeLuca
Bassoon:
Seth Krimsky, Principal
Paul Rafanelli
Horn:
Jeffrey Fair, Principal
Adam Iascone
Trumpet:
David Gordon, Principal
Justin Emerich
Trombone:
Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto, Principal
David Lawrence Ritt
Stephen Fissel
Timpani:
Michael Crusoe, Principal
Harpsichord:
Andreas Mitisek

Banda

Solo Violin:
Jeannie Wells Yablonsky
Jennifer Caine
Violin:
John Pilskog
Kyung Chee Yeung
Viola:
Laura Renz
Cello:
Charles Jacot
Page Smith
Rich Eckert
Bass:
Jonathan Burnstein
Todd Larsen
Steve Schermer
Oboe:
Shannon Spicciati
Ove Hansone
Clarinet:
Craig Rine
Jennifer Nelson
Bassoon:
Mona Butler
Francine Peterson
Horn:
Rodger Burnett
James Weaver
Mandolin:
David Bartley, Principal
Personnel Manager:
Ron Simon
Assistant Personnel Manager:
Sande Gillette
Seattle Opera Staff Music Librarian:
Amy Martindale

The orchestra is composed of members of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Revolving members of the string sections are listed alphabetically.

Chorus

Soprano:
Emily Clubb
Karen Early Evans
Melanie Hingson
Dana Johnson
Linda Mattos
Mezzo-Soprano:
Laura Eichelberger
Yeon Soo Lee
Gail Neil
Diane Radabaugh
Susan Salas
Tenor:
Guy Bogar
Dustin Kaspar
Karl Reyes
George Scott
Steve Wall
Bass/Baritone:
Dan Aarthun
Michael Dunlap
Craig Grayson
Danny Oakden

Actors

 
Kyle Cable
Shawn Kavon
Michael Patten
Scott Webste

Dancers

 
Rickey Klein,
Dance Captain
Jeffrey Froome
Erin Tulberg
Anthea Young

Supernumeraries

 
Luther M. Hintz,
Supernumerary Captain
Diane Abbey
Don Cimini
Rosetta Greek
Tricia Jester
Henry Mobley
Robert Pillitteri
Olivia Taguinod
Rohit Thomas

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