WERTHER-OPERA DE METZ-13/10/2018
Werther and Charlotte fall in love at first sight, but only Werther expresses his feelings. By duty, Charlotte marries Albert. When she finally tells Werther how she feels about him, it is too late.
Opera in four acts by Jules Massenet, based on "The Sorrows of Young Werther" by Goethe.
Music: Jules Massenet
Libretto: Édouard Blau, Paul Milliet, Georges Hartmann
Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
By the national orchestra of Lorraine and the specialist children's choir of the Regional Conservatory of Music, Metz
Conductor: David T. Heusel
Director: Paul-Émile Fourny
Cast: Sébastien Guéze (Werther), Mireille Lebel (Charlotte), Alexandre Duhamel (Albert), Christian Tréguier (the Bailli), Léonie Renaud (Sophie), Éric Mathurin (Schmidt), Julien Belle (Johann)
Directed by: Stéphane Vérité (France, 2017)