Anne-Catherine Gillet as an unbeatable Sophie – FT

Anne-Catherine Gillet has received great critical acclaim for her interpretation of Sophie in Werther at the Opéra Bastille as part of an all-star cast:

…directed by Benoît Jacquot and with tremendous performances by Jonas Kaufmann in the title role, Sophie Koch as Charlotte, object of Werther’s anguished passion, and Anne- Catherine Gillet as an unbeatable Sophie. Financial Times

Anne-Catherine Gillet’s Sophie and Alain Vernhes’s Bailli could scarcely be bettered today. The Times

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