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Stage Director: Chris Alexander
Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
Set Designer: Robert Dahlstrom
Costume Designer: Catherin Meacham Hunt
Lighting Designer: Alan Burret
Scenery Period/Style: Modern
Scenery: 2003
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Modern/Militaristic
Year Costumes Built: 2003
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop
Supertitles: Jonathan Dean


View Fidelio in the Performance Archive



Total Costume Rental: $15,800.00


  • 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.)
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

COSTUME Information

Principal Women (2 costumes)
1) Leonore (x2 - double cast)
1) Marzelline (x2 - double cast)

Principal Men (7.5 costumes)
1) Florestan (x2 - double cast)
1) Don Pisarro
1.5) Rocco
1) Jaquino
1) Don Fernando
1) First Prisoner
1) Second Prisoner

Chorus Women (24 costumes)
24) Townswomen

Chorus Men (34 bodies, 46 costumes)
34) Prisoners
12) Guards

Super Men (22 bodies, 34 costumes)
1) Hauptman
1) Crony to Hauptman
1) Surveillance Guard
2) Bodyguards to Don Fernando
9) Soldiers
10) Townsmen
10) Prisoners


NOTE: The First, Second, Chorus and Super Prisoner costumes are all interchangeable.

This Production utilized the following Supers who wore their own modern street clothes: 4 male and 4 female reporters, 28 male and 11 female townspeople, plus 5 children.

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

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