Royal Opera House: Jules Massenet's Werther

Airs Saturday, October 17, 2020, at 12:00 noon. This week the WFMT Radio Network Opera Series presents the Royal Opera House's performance of Jules Massenet's Werther.

CAST:
The Bailli, Charlotte's father: Alastair Miles
Hans, son of the Bailli: Pearse Cole
Gretel, daughter of the Bailli: Emily Barton
Karl, son of the Bailli: Laurence Taylor
Clara, daughter of the Bailli: Victoria Nekhaenk
Max, son of the Bailli: Paul Warren
Fritz, son of the Bailli: Toby Yates
Johann: Michael Mofidian
Schmidt: Vincent Ordonneau
Sophie, Charlotte’s sister: Heather Engebretson
Werther: Juan Diego Flórez
Charlott:e Isabel Leonard
Brühlmann, a young man: Byeong Min Gil
Käthchen, Brühlmann's fiancée: Stephanie Wake-Edwards
Albert, betrothed to Charlotte: Jacques Imbrailo

ENSEMBLE: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden CONDUCTOR: Edward Gardner