Gounod's Faust

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Gounod's sumptuous retelling of the Faust legend returned to the San Francisco Opera stage after an absence of a decade and a half, in a Lyric Opera of Chicago production by Robert Perdziola.

The cast features bass-baritone John Relyea as Mephistopheles, soprano Patricia Racette as the doomed Marguerite, mezzo-soprano Catherine Cook as Marthe, mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack as Siebel and Stefano Secco as Faust.

CAST:

Faust    Stefano Secco
Mephistopheles  John Relyea
Marguerite   Patricia Racette
Wagner   Austin Kness
Siebel    Daniela Mack
Valentin   Brian Mulligan
Marthe    Catherine Cook

 

CONDUCTOR:  Maurizio Benini
STAGE DIRECTOR:  Jose Maria Condemi
SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ORCHESTRA & CHORUS  
CHORUS DIRECTOR: Ian Robertson

 

APPROX. LENGTH: 3 hours