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Susannah Biller

Fraulein Burstner

Maria Zifchak

Grubach

Brenton Ryan

Titorelli

Theo Hoffman

Joseph K.

Full Cast & Creative Team

Joshua Blue

Guard 1 (Franz)/Block/Offstage Voice

Keith Phares

Magistrate/Assistant/Lawyer Huld/Offstage Voice

Robert Mellon

Guard 2(Willem)/Court Usher/Clerk of Court/Priest

Matthew Lau

Inspector/Uncle Albert

Creative Team

Carolyn Kuan

Conductor

Michael McCarthy

Director

Simon Banham

Set and Costume Designer

Christopher Akerlind

Lighting Designer

Tom Watson

Wig and Makeup Design

Seán Curran

Choreographer

Ben Malensek

Principal Coach/English Diction Specialist

Adam Nielsen

Repetiteur

Alison Moritz

Assistant Stage Director

Sara Prince

Stage Manager

Sarah Johnson

Assistant Stage Manager

Alec Rigdon

Assistant Stage Manager

Luci Denkewalter

Intern Assistant Stage Manager

Conductor

Carolyn Kuan°

Director

Michael McCarthy°

○ Debut Artist

● Former Gerdine Young Artist

† Current Gerdine Young Artist

‡ Richard Gaddes Festival Artist

American Premiere
Philip Glass & Christopher Hampton


June 4, 8, 10(m), 17, 21, 23

“★★★★★” –Financial Times
 

“This new work...has sprung perfectly-formed into life.”
The Independent

It’s strange enough that Josef K. spontaneously finds himself arrested on his 30th birthday — stranger still that no one seems able to explain why. He embarks on a year-long search for justice, encountering absurd characters and situations at every turn. Based on Franz Kafka’s novel, this dark comedy comes to St. Louis after a sold-out run at London’s Royal Opera House.

Baritone Theo Hoffman plays the embattled Joseph K., joined by soprano Susannah Biller and mezzo-soprano Maria Zifchak.

Click here to read more about the opera!

Read what British critics had to say about the world premiere of this new opera! 

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