The Dream of Valentino – Cast & Creative Team

Music by Dominick Argento
Libretto by Charles Nolte

World premiere at The Kennedy Center, Washington D.C. January 15, 1994


Creative Team

Conductor Christoph Campestrini
Stage Director Eric Simonson
Senic Designer Erhard Rom
Projections Designer Peter Nigrini
Costume Designer Karin Kopischke
Lighting Designer Robert Wierzel
Choreographer Heidi Spesard-Noble


The Cast

Rudolph Valentino James Valenti
June Mathis, a screenwriter Brenda Harris
The Mogul, a film studio boss Alan Held
Alla Nazimova, a celebrated actress Eve Gigliotti
Marvin Heeno, the Mogul’s nephew John Robert Lindsey
Natcha Rambova, a Hollywood director and designer Victoria Vargas
Jean Acker, a young actress Angela Mortellaro

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