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LE PROPHETE -EP001-13/10/2020
Duration
3 hr 15 min
The 16th century. The local count kidnaps Berthe, betrothed to Jean de Leyde, the Protestant leader of the Anabaptists. The Anabaptists persuade him that he is the chosen one, the prophet who will free the people. Crowned king, Jean realises he has been manipulated. A terrible religious dictatorship takes power...

An opera in five acts by Giacomo Meyerbeer, based on the libretto by Eugène Scribe.
By the national orchestra of the Capitole de Toulouse, conducted by Claus Peter Flor
Choir and choir school of the Capitole, directed by Alfonso Caiani
Cast: John Osborn (Jean de Leyde), Kate Aldrich (Fidès), Sofia Fomina (Berthe), Mikeldi Atxalandabaso (Jonas), Thomas Dear (Mathisen), Dimitry Ivashchenko (Zacharie), Leonardo Estévez (Count Oberthal)
Stage direction: Stefano Vizioli
Directed by: Jean-Pierre Loisil (France, 2017)