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La bohème - 26 November 1951 Evening 7.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Guest Conductor Franco Capuana
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Thomas Matthews
Cast
Marcel
a painter
Jess Walters
Rudolph
a poet
John Lanigan
Colline
a philosopher
Howell Glynne
Schaunard
a musician
Geraint Evans
Benoit
their landlord
Ronald Lewis
Mimi Suzanne Danco
Parpignol
a toy-seller
James Jones
Musetta Blanche Turner
Alcindoro
a councillor of state
Ronald Lewis
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: 7.02-7.35pm, Act II: 7.51-8.09pm, Act III: 8.26-8.5opm, Act IV: 9.06-9.32pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 26 November 1951 (in Royal Opera House Collections)