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Gounod's racy opera about a soul-selling soldier. Read More >

Faust’s diabolic blend of Romantic indulgence, magic, menace, sex and religionmake it one of the most popular of all operas. Bryn Terfel stars as the nefarious Mephistopheles while oberto Alagna plays the dangerously ambitious Faust.

Sung in French with English surtitle

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 11/06/2004

Closing Night: 02/07/2004

Running time: 4 hours

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Cast & Creative


Roberto Alagna, Bryn Terfel, Angela Gheorghiu , Simon Keenlyside, Matthew Rose, Sophie Koch, Della Jones,


Director - David McVicar

Producer - Royal Opera House

Conductor - Antonio Pappano

Lighting Designer - Paule Constable

Set Designer - Charles Edwards

ABOUT Royal Opera House

Covent Garden, London, United Kingdom WC2E 9DD