This website is an index of Deborah Warner’s productions and installations since 1980, assembled on a chronological basis.  It is a work in progress and will be added to periodically. 
photographs courtesy of The English National Opera

St. John Passion,

2000 / 2002

Johann Sebastian Bach 

edited in a new English version by Neil Jenkins

English National Opera
London Coliseum

Performances: 5, 12, 14, 17, 18 and 22 April 2000; 15, 21, 23, 26 March 2002.  Recorded by BBC television for broadcast on 29 March 2002

Creative Team

Conductor - Stephen Layton

Director - Deborah Warner

Set, costume and video design - Tom Pye

Set and Lighting design - Jean Kalman

 

Cast 

Evangelist - Mark Padmore

Jesus - Paul Whelan

Pilate - David Kempster 

Soprano - Natalie Christie (2000); Gillian Keith (2002)

Alto - Catherine Wyn-Rogers

Tenor - Barry Banks

Bass - Michael George (2000); James Rutherford (2002)

Peter - Leigh Melrose (2000); Leslie John Flanagan (2002)

Maid - Lyn Cook

Servant - Allan Adams

Officer - David Morris