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The Marriage of Figaro - 23 November 1957 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
Figaro
Count Almaviva's servant
Forbes Robinson
Susanna
Countess Almaviva's maid
Adele Leigh
Doctor Bartolo Michael Langdon
Marcellina
his housekeeper
Edith Coates
Cherubino
the Countess's page
Jeannette Sinclair
Count Almaviva Geraint Evans
Don Basilio
a priest and music-teacher
John Lanigan
Countess Almaviva Una Hale
Antonio
a gardener, Susanna's uncle
Rhydderch Davies
Don Curzio
a lawyer
David Tree
Barbarina
Antonio's daughter
Joan Carlyle
Bridesmaid Judith Stubbs
Bridesmaid Vera Evans
Principal Dancer Kenneth Barlow
Principal Dancer Janet Burgess
Chorus of Villagers The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Opera Ballet
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: E J Dent
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 23 November 1957 (in Royal Opera House Collections)