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The Magic Flute - 20 March 1947 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Karl Rankl
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Joseph Shadwick
Cast
Sarastro Oscar Natzka
Tamino Kenneth Neate
Speaker Bruce Dargavel
First Priest Edgar Evans
Second Priest Rhydderch Davies
Third Priest Peter Creswell
Fourth Priest Gordon Crier
Queen of the Night Audrey Bowman
Pamina
her daughter
Victoria Sladen
First Lady Doris Dorée
Second Lady Elizabeth Abercrombie
Third Lady Constance Shacklock
Papageno Graham Clifford
Papagena Olive Dyer
Monostatos Hubert Norville
First Boy Muriel Burnett
Second Boy Valerie Thorne
Third Boy Irene Baldry
First Man in Armour Edgar Evans
Second Man in Armour Rhydderch Davies
First Slave J Arthur Kellet
Second Slave Donald Gowing
Third Slave Ronald Lewis
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: E J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 20 March 1947 (in Royal Opera House Collections)