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Otello - 17 October 1955 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Rafael Kubelik
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Montano
former Governer of Cyprus
Michael Langdon
Cassio
Captain under Otello
John Lanigan
Iago
Ensign or Ancient under Otello
Otakar Kraus
Roderigo
a Venetian gentleman
Raymond Nilsson
Otello
Moor of Venice, Governor of Cyprus
Ramon Vinay
Desdemona
his bride
Gré Brouwenstijn
Emilia
her companion and Iago's wife
Noreen Berry
A Herald Forbes Robinson
Lodovico
Ambassador of Venice
Marian Nowakowski
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Opera Ballet
Students of Chartesey Secondary School
Children from Corona Stage School
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 17 October 1955 (in Royal Opera House Collections)