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Aida - 4 June 1951 Evening 7.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Warwick Braithwaite
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Thomas Matthews
Cast
Ramphis
the High Priest
Marian Nowakowski
Radames
Captain of the Guards
Hans Hopf
Amneris
the Pharoah's daughter
Edith Coates
Aida
the slave of Amneris
Astrid Varnay
The Pharoah Michael Langdon
A Messenger David Tree
A Priestess Elizabeth Abercrombie
Amonasro
King of Ethiopia
Jess Walters
Premiere Danseuse Anna Carne
Students of the Sadler's Wells School of Ballet
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: H Hersee
Durations: Prelude and Act I: 7.04-7.47pm, Act II: 8.04-8.48pm, Act III: 9.03-9.40pm, Act IV: 9.58-10.35pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 4 June 1951 (in Royal Opera House Collections)