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La bohème - 15 May 1951 Evening 7.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Peter Gellhorn
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Thomas Matthews
Cast
Marcel
a painter
Jess Walters
Rudolph
a poet
Walter Midgley
Colline
a philosopher
Marian Nowakowski
Schaunard
a musician
Geraint Evans
Benoit
their landlord
Grahame Clifford
Mimi Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Parpignol
a toy-seller
James Jones
Musetta Audrey Bowman
Alcindoro
a councillor of state
David Tree
A Customs Officer Hubert Littlewood
A Sergeant James McCluskey
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Children from the Italia Conti Stage School
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: W Grist, Percy Pinkerton
Durations: Act I: 7.04-7.36pm, Act II: 7.53-8.11pm, Act III: 8.27-8.51pm, Act IV: 9.07-9.33pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 15 May 1951 (in Royal Opera House Collections)