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A Midsummer Night's Dream - 2 January 1974 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Charles Mackerras
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Oberon
King of the Fairies
James Bowman
Tytania
Queen of the Fairies
Jill Gomez
Puck or Robin Goodfellow Wayne Sleep
Peaseblossom Nicholas Cooper
Cobweb Nicholas Milner
Mustardseed Simon Griffiths
Moth Nicolas Small
Indian Boy Jonathan Taylor
Theseus
Duke of Athens
Robert Lloyd
Hippolyta
Queen of the Amazons, betrothed to Theseus
Gillian Knight
Lysander
in love with Hermia
Ryland Davies
Demetrius
in love with Hermia
Thomas Allen
Hermia
in love with Lysander but betrothed in law to Demetrius
Anne Howells
Helena
in love with Demetrius
Josephine Barstow
Bottom
a weaver
Geraint Evans
Quince
a carpenter
Michael Langdon
Flute
a bellows-mender
Francis Egerton
Snug
a joiner
Dennis Wicks
Snout
a tinker
Edward Byles
Starveling
a tailor
Keith Raggett
Philostrate
Master of Ceremonies
Robert Lankesheer
Fan Bearer, Pages, Fairies The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from Haberdashers' Aske's School (Elstree)
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: Dennis Wicks is a member of Sadler's Wells Opera Company.
Language: English
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 2 January 1974 (in Royal Opera House Collections)