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La bohème - 6 February 1974 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Silvio Varviso
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Marcello
a painter
Peter Glossop
Rodolfo
a poet
Plácido Domingo
Colline
a philosopher
Gwynne Howell
Schaunard
a musician
Thomas Allen
Benoit
their landlord
Derek Hammond-Stroud
Mimì Katia Ricciarelli
Parpignol
a toy-seller
Andrew Daniels
Musetta Wendy Fine
Alcindoro
a councillor of state
Thomas Lawlor
A Customs Officer Richard Hazell
A Sergeant David Clyde
The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from Hammersmith County School
Children from St Clement Danes School (Drury Lane)
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Durations: Act I: 7.34-8.09pm, Act II: 8.15-8.33pm, Act III: 9.01-9.24pm, Act IV: 9.48-10.15pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 6 February 1974 (in Royal Opera House Collections)