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Mayerling - 7 May 2007 Matinee 2.00pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Barry Wordsworth
Assistant Concert Master Melissa Forshaw
Cast
Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria-Hungary Martin Harvey
Baroness Mary Vetsera
his mistress
Tamara Rojo
Princess Stephanie
his wife
Victoria Hewitt
Emperor Franz Josef of Austria-Hungary
his father
David Drew
Empress Elisabeth
his mother
Christina Arestis
Countess Marie Larisch
lady-in-waiting to the Empress, ex-mistress of Rudolf
Belinda Hatley
Baroness Helene Vetsera
Mary's mother
Genesia Rosato
Bratfisch
Rudolf's private cab-driver and a popular entertainer
Paul Kay
Archduchess Sophie
mother of Franz Josef
Sandra Conley
Mitzi Caspar
a high-class prostitute, Rudolf's regular mistress
Lauren Cuthbertson
Colonel 'Bay' Middleton
Elisabeth's lover
Gary Avis
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Zachary Faruque
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Bennet Gartside
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Kenta Kura
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Ernst Meisner
Katherina Schratt
Franz Josef's friend
Elizabeth Sikora
Alfred Grünfeld
a pianist
Philip Cornfield
Count Eduard Taafe
Prime Minister of Austria-Hungary
Alastair Marriott
Count Hoyos
friend of Rudolf
Johannes Stepanek
Princess Louise
Stephanie's sister
Leanne Cope
Prince Philipp of Coburg
her husband, friend of Rudolf
Henry St Clair
Princess Gisela
Rudolf's elder sister
Samantha Raine
Princess Valerie
Rudolf's younger sister
Hikaru Kobayashi
Princess Valerie as a child Sabina Westcombe
Mary Vetsera as a child Tamara Rojo
Loschek
Rudolf's valet
Michael Stojko
Count Larisch Joshua Tuifua
Guests, chambermaids, whores, gentlemen, servants, ladies-in-waiting Artists of The Royal Ballet
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Sponsor: Phil Swallow (role of Baroness Mary Vetsera); Caroline Swallow (role of Baroness Mary Vetsera)
Durations: Act I: 2.03-2.44pm, Act II: 3.08-4.01pm, Act III: 4.22-4.58pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 7 May 2007 (in Royal Opera House Collections)