From the House of the Dead by Janacek at the Bayerische Staatsoper

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From the House of the Dead, by Leoš Janáček (1854 - 1928); Libretto by the composter after 'Memoirs from the House of the Dead' by Fyodor Dostoyevsky; First performance in Brno, Natinla Theatre, 12 April 1930; Simone Young (Conductor); Sören Eckhoff (Chorus Master); Frank Castorf (Stage Director); Aleksandar Denic (Sets), Adriana Braga-Peretzki (Costumes), Rainer Casper (Lighting); Peter Rose (Alexandr Petrovič Gorjančikov); Evgeniya Sotnikova (Aljeja); Aleš Briscein (Filka Morozov); Manuel Günther (Big Prisoner); Tim Kuypers (Small Prisoner); Christian Rieger (Prison Governor); Ulrich Reß (Elderly Prisoner); Charles Workman (Skuratov); Johannes Kammler (Čekunov); Boris Prýgl (Cook); Alexander Milev (Blacksmith ); Peter Lobert (Priest); Heike Grötzinger (Prostitute); Callum Thorpe (Prisoner/Don Juan/The Brahmin); Matthew Grills (Kedril); Kevin Conners (Schapkin); Bo Skovhus (Šiškov); Dean Power (Čerevin); Recorded on May 18 and 26, 2018 at the Nationaltheater, Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich; TV Director, Andy Sommer (97 min)