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Le nozze di Figaro - 16 October 1972 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Raymond Leppard
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Figaro
Count Almaviva's valet
Geraint Evans
Susanna
The Countess' personal maid
Ileana Cotrubas
Doctor Bartolo Dennis Wicks
Marcellina
housekeeper of the castle
Heather Begg
Cherubino
a page
Patricia Kern
Count Almaviva Robert Kerns
Don Basilio
a music-teacher
Francis Egerton
Countess Almaviva Kiri Te Kanawa
Antonio
a gardener, Susanna's uncle
Eric Garrett
Don Curzio
a notary
David Lennox
Barbarina
Antonio's daughter
Lillian Watson
Bridesmaid Elena Davies
Bridesmaid Elizabeth Shelley
Servants, Villagers The Royal Opera Chorus
Artists of The Royal Ballet
Harpsichord continuo John Constable
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 16 October 1972 (in Royal Opera House Collections)