Don Carlo - 3 April 1985 Evening 6.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Bernard Haitink
Chorus Master Peter Burian
Leader John Brown
Cast
Elisabetta di Valois
daughter of Henri II of France
Ileana Cotrubas
Tebaldo
her page
Patricia Parker
The Countess of Aremberg
Lady-in-waiting to Elisabeth
Romayne Grigorova
Don Carlo
Infante of Spain
Luis Lima
Count Lerma
a Spanish nobleman
John Dobson
A Monk Matthew Best
Rodrigo
Marquis of Posa
Giorgio Zancanaro
Philip II
King of Spain
Robert Lloyd
Princess Eboli
Lady-in-waiting to Elisabeth
Bruna Baglioni
A Royal Herald Alan Jones
Flemish Deputy Ian Comboy
Flemish Deputy Brian Donlan
Flemish Deputy Henry Herford
Flemish Deputy Martin McEvoy
Flemish Deputy Julian Moyle
Flemish Deputy Stephen Rhys-Williams
A Voice from Heaven Lola Biagioni
Grand Inquisitor Joseph Rouleau
French peasants, Inquisitors, Ladies and Gentlemen of the Spanish Court, Pages, Guards of Philip II, Friars, Officials of the Holy Office, Soldiers, Magistrates, Colonial Deputies and the Populace The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from Eastcourt Independent School (Goodmayes)
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Durations: Act I: 6.31-6.55pm, Act II: 6.59-8.02pm, Act III: 8.28-9.08pm, Act IV: 9.31-10.27pm, Act V: 10.32-10.52pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme and stage manager's report for 3 April 1985 (in Royal Opera House Collections)