"To be or not to be….” Louis Langrée leads a new musical setting of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
Louis Langrée, conductor
Jodie DeVos, Ophélie
Stéphane Degout, Hamlet
Béatrice Uria Monzon, Gertrude
Laurent Alvaro, Claudius
Cyril Teste, stage director
Céline Gaudier, stage assistant
Julien Boizard, lights
Mehdi Toutain-Lopez, Vidéo
Friday Evening & Saturday Evening B (Sunday performance)
"To be or not to be….” French composer Ambroise Thomas’ grand opera is a musical setting of Shakespeare’s tragic story of the melancholic Prince Hamlet, his murderous uncle, ghostly father,and lover driven to madness. Louis Langrée leads the CSO and May Festival Chorus in this new touring production created in collaboration with Paris’ famed Ópera Comique.