Siegfried and Götterdämmerung, Longborough Festival Opera

Creative Team

  • Director: Alan Privett 
  • Designer: Kjell Torriset
  • Movement: Jo Meredith
  • Lighting: Ben Ormerod


The exquisitely choreographed Rhinemaidens blend modernity and 19th-century fairytale. Brünnhilde’s emergence for the funeral pyre peroration… is a goose-bump moment, followed by an evocation of engulfing flames that, like so much in this show, marries technical resource and visual artistry.

Andrew Clark, Financial Times, July 2012

the appearance of the well-choreographed Rhinemaidens… a trio of delightfully eye-catching, fairytale-like Rhine daughters…

Jim Pritchard Seen and Heard, July 2012