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Stage Director: Chris Alexander
Conductor: Laurence Renes
Set Designer: Wolfram Skalicki
Costume Designer: Melanie Taylor Burgess
Lighting Designer: Marcus Doshi
Scenery Period/Style: Traditional
Scenery: Set originally built by Canadian Opera Company
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Traditional
Year Costumes Built: 2008
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop
Supertitles: Jonathan Dean


View Elektra in the Performance Archive



Total Costume Rental: $10,700.00


  • 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 
1) Elektra (x2 - double cast)
1) Chrysothemis (x2 - double cast)
1) Klytamnestra (x2 - double cast)
1) Trainbearer
1) Confidante
1) Overseer
5) Maids 1-5

Principal Men 
1) Aegisthus (x2 - double cast)
1) Orestes (x2 - double cast)
1) Young Servant
1) Old Servant
1) Guardian of Orestes

Super/Actor Women
1) Female Slave
1) Sacrifice
1) High Priestess
2) Female Entourage

Super/Actor Men 
1) Witch Doctor
1) Male Slave
1) Male Entourage
6) Palace Guards
6) Assassins


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Supertitles are also available to rent for Elektra. Please send all inquiries to

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