First| Previous| 1 of 25 performances| Next| Last| List All

La traviata - 26 November 1955 Evening 

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
Cast
Marguerite
a courtesan
Pilar Lorengar
The Baron
her lover
Forbes Robinson
Flora
friend of Marguerite
Barbara Howitt
Gaston
a young man of fashion
Dermot Troy
Armand Duval
his friend
Richard Lewis
The Marquis
an elderly libertine
Ronald Lewis
The Doctor David Kelly
Annina
Marguerite's maid
Josephine Veasey
Joseph
Marguerite's servant
David Tree
Georges Duval
Armand's father
Jess Walters
A Messenger Alan Hobson
Flora's Servant Charles Morris
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: E J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 26 November 1955 (in Royal Opera House Collections)