GEORGE DANDIN OU LE MARI CONFONDU
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George Dandin, a wealthy peasant, has acquired a noble title by marrying Angélique de Sotenville, daughter of a penniless local squire. But he is constantly cuckolded by his young wife. Scorned, humiliated, Dandin is determined to catch his adulterous wife in flagrante delicto...
A comédie-ballet by Molière and Lully, created at Versailles in 1668.
Stage direction: Michel Fau
Musical direction: Gaétan Jarry
Costumes: Christian Lacroix
Scenery: Emmanuel Charles
Cast: Michel Fau (Dandin), Alka Balbir (Angélique), Armel Cazedepats (Clitandre), Philippe Girard (Sir Sotenville), Florent Hu (Lubin), Anne-Guersande Ledoux (Lady Sotenville), Nathalie Savary (Claudine)
Music: Cécile Achille, Juliette Perret (sopranos), David Ghildardi (tenor), Virgile Ancely (baritone); with the musicians of the Marguerite Louise Ensemble.
Directed by: François Roussillon (France, 2022)
Recorded at the Athénée-Louis Jouvet Theatre (Paris) on 25 and 27 May 2022.