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Seattle Opera.

Der Rosenkavalier


Der Rosenkavalier

Stage Director: Dieter Kaegi
Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
Set Designer: Bruno Schwengl
Costume Designer: Bruno Schwengl
Lighting Designer: Adam Silverman
Scenery Period/Style: 1760's
Scenery: 1997
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: 1760's
Year Costumes Built: 1997
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop


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Please note that Seattle Opera's Rosenkavalier costumes were combined with costumes from Santa Fe Opera. The following costs are for Seattle Opera's costumes only.

Total Costume Rental: $25,800.00


  • Costume rental fee
  • Designer Royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning

Not Included:

  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Costume Supervisor fee and expenses including per diem, airfare and hotel. (Supervisor required for fittings and packout.)
  • Designer employment: not required
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

COSTUME Information

Principal Women 
3) Marschallin
4) Octavian
2) Sophie
1) Annina
1) Marianne (Duenne)
3) Noble Orphan Daughters

Principal Men 
2) Baron Ochs
2) Faninal
1) Valzacchi
1) Commissary of Police
1) Marschallin's Major Domo
1) Innkeeper
1) Faninal's major Domo
1) Notary
1) Italian Tenor
1) Animal Vendor
4) Waiters

Chorus Women 
Act II:
8) Housemaids (excluding striped bodices)
9) Kitchenmaids

Act III:
10) Guests

Chorus Men 
Act I:
2) Ochs' Hunters
2) Ochs' Peasants
1) Ochs' Priest of Baron Ochs

Act II:
8) Cooks
10) Faninal Livery

Act III:
3) Guests
7) Apparition
1) Boots (excluding breeches)
3) Coachmen

Chorus Children 
Act III:
1) Ochs' False Daugher
3) Ochs' False Sons

Super Men 
Act I:
1) Leopold
1) Hairdresser
1) Assistant Hairdress
1) Assistant Cook Boy

Act II:
2) Octavian Livery
6) Octavian Couriers
6) Octavian Heyducks
1) Doctor

Act III:
1) Statue
1) Waiter
4) Guest

Super Children
1) Mahomet

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