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Fidelio - 11 October 1949 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Karl Rankl
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Joseph Shadwick
Cast
Jaquino
a porter
Dennis Stephenson
Marcelline
Rocco's daughter
Shirley Russell
Rocco
a gaoler
David Franklin
Leonora
Florestan's wife, disguised as Fidelio, a manservant
Sylvia Fisher
Don Pizarro
Governor of the Prison
Tom Williams
First Prisoner Charles Craig
Second Prisoner Edward Thomas
Florestan
a Prisoner of State
Thorsteinn Hannessonn
Don Fernando
the Minister
Marian Nowakowski
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: Edward J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 11 October 1949 (in Royal Opera House Collections)