First| Previous| 25 of 25 performances| Next| Last| List All

The Magic Flute - 19 January 1953 Evening 7.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor John Pritchard
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
an Egyptian Prince
Peter Pears
First Lady
attending the Queen of Night
Joan Sutherland
Second Lady
attending the Queen of Night
Janet Howe
Third Lady
attending the Queen of Night
Jean Watson
a bird catcher
Geraint Evans
The Queen of the Night Ilse Hollweg
First Boy
one of The Genii of the Temple
Iris Kells
Second Boy
one of The Genii of the Temple
Leonne Mills
Third Boy
one of The Genii of the Temple
Barbara Howitt
a Moor in Sarastro's service
Anthony Marlowe
daughter of the Queen of Night
Adele Leigh
The Speaker of the Temple Inia Te Wiata
High Priest of the Temple
Marian Nowakowski
First Priest William McAlpine
Second Priest Bryan Drake
Third Priest Hedworth Fisher
Fourth Priest Ronald Firmager
Papageno's sweetheart
Norah Cannell
First Man in Armour Thorsteinn Hannesson
Second Man in Armour Rhydderch Davies
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Children from Kingsland Central School
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: E J Dent
Durations: Overture: 7.02-7.08pm, Act I: 7.08-8.07pm, Act II: 8.27-9.46pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 19 January 1953 (in Royal Opera House Collections)