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Mayerling - 17 April 2007 Evening 7.30pm

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
Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria-Hungary Edward Watson
Baroness Mary Vetsera
his mistress
Mara Galeazzi
Princess Stephanie
his wife
Iohna Loots
Emperor Franz Josef of Austria-Hungary
his father
William Tuckett
Empress Elisabeth
his mother
Cindy Jourdain
Countess Marie Larisch
lady-in-waiting to the Empress, ex-mistress of Rudolf
Sarah Lamb
Baroness Helene Vetsera
Mary's mother
Elizabeth McGorian
Rudolf's private cab-driver and a popular entertainer
Steven McRae
Archduchess Sophie
mother of Franz Josef
Sandra Conley
Mitzi Caspar
a high-class prostitute, Rudolf's regular mistress
Gillian Revie
Colonel 'Bay' Middleton
Elisabeth's lover
Gary Avis
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Bennet Gartside
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Yohei Sasaki
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Zachary Faruque
Hungarian Officer
friend of Rudolf
Johannes Stepanek
Katherina Schratt
Franz Josef's friend
Elizabeth Sikora
Alfred Grünfeld
a pianist
Paul Stobart
Count Eduard Taafe
Prime Minister of Austria-Hungary
Alastair Marriott
Count Hoyos
friend of Rudolf
Valeri Hristov
Princess Louise
Stephanie's sister
Romany Pajdak
Prince Philipp of Coburg
her husband, friend of Rudolf
Henry St Clair
Princess Gisela
Rudolf's elder sister
Christina Elida Salerno
Princess Valerie
Rudolf's younger sister
Francesca Filpi
Princess Valerie as a child Sabina Westcombe
Mary Vetsera as a child Mara Galeazzi
Rudolf's valet
Paul Kay
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: 7.31-8.11pm, Act II: 8.31-9.23pm, Act III: 9.44-10.19pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 17 April 2007 (in Royal Opera House Collections)