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Die Zauberflöte - 17 February 1987 Matinee 2.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Schools' matinee
Conductor Richard Hickox
Chorus Master Peter Burian
Leader John Brown
Cast
Tamino
a foreign prince
Robin Leggate
First Lady
attendant on the Queen of the Night
Jane Eaglen
Second Lady
attendant on the Queen of the Night
Jean Rigby
Third Lady
attendant on the Queen of the Night
Faith Wilson
Papageno
a bird-catcher
Mikael Melbye
Queen of the Night Penelope Walmsley-Clark
First Slave Hywel Jones
Second Slave John Herrington
Third Slave John Atterbury
Monostatos
a Moor
Robert Tear
Pamina
daughter of the Queen of the Night
Angela Maria Blasi
First Boy Simon Pike
Second Boy David Harte
Third Boy James Lewis
Speaker of the Temple
an old priest
David Wilson-Johnson
Sarastro
priest and ruler of the Temple of the Sun
Robert Lloyd
First Priest John Dobson
Second Priest Hans Kollmann
Third Priest Robert Lankesheer
Fourth Priest Iain Sinclair
Papagena Meryl Drower
First Man in Armour Kim Begley
Second Man in Armour Roderick Earle
Priests, Slaves, Peasants The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from Eastcourt Independent School
Children from Sussex House School
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: Jane Eaglen and Jean Rigby are members of English National Opera.
Sponsor: The Royal Opera House Trust (performance)
Language: German
Surtitled by: Wilfred Judd
Durations: Act I: 2.02-3.08pm, Act II: 3.43-5.05pm
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet and stage manager's report for 17 February 1987 (in Royal Opera House Collections)