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La traviata - 6 April 1948 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Reginald Goodall
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Joseph Shadwick
Cast
Marguerite
a courtesan
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
The Baron
her lover
Marian Nowakowski
Flora
friend of Marguerite
Rosina Raisbeck
Gaston
a young man of fashion
Edgar Evans
Armand, Duval
his friend
Kenneth Neate
The Marquis
an elderly libertine
Geraint Evans
The Doctor Ernest Davies
Annina
Marguerita's maid
Aileen Corway
Joseph
Marguerite's servant
David Tree
Georges Duval
Armand's father
Paolo Silveri
A Messenger J Arthur Kellet
Flora's servant Charles Morris
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: E J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet for 06 April 1948 (in Royal Opera House Collections)