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Aida - 12 October 1968 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Edward Downes
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Ramfis
High Priest of Isis
David Kelly
Radames
Captain of the Egyptian Guard
Charles Craig
Amneris
daughter of the King of Egypt
Faith Puleston
Aida
Ethiopian slave to Amneris
Gwyneth Jones
The King of Egypt Dennis Wicks
A Messenger Glynne Thomas
A Priestess Anne Finley
Amonasro
King of Ethiopia, father of Aida
John Shaw
Solo dancer Monica Mason
Solo dancer David Drew
Solo dancer David Gayle
Solo dancer Chinko Rafique
Ministers of the King, Priests and Priestesses, Officers and Soldiers, Attendants on Amneris, People of Egypt, Ethiopian Prisoners The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Opera Ballet
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 12 October 1968 (in Royal Opera House Collections)