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La bohème - 3 October 1949 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Warwick Braithwaite
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Joseph Shadwick
Cast
Marcel
a painter
Jess Walters
Rudolph
a poet
Rudolf Schock
Colline
a philosopher
David Franklin
Schaunard
a musician
Geraint Evans
Benoit
their landlord
Grahame Clifford
Mimi Stella Andreva
Parpignol
a toy-seller
Dennis Stephenson
Musetta Ljuba Welitsch
Alcindoro
a councillor of state
David Tree
A Customs Officer Hubert Littlewood
A Customs Officer Ernest Rosser
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Children from the Italia Conti Stage School
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: W Grist, Percy Pinkerton
Information source: Royal Opera House Programme for 3 October 1949 (in Royal Opera House Collections)