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Rigoletto - 14 June 1952 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
The Duke of Mantua Anthony Marlowe
Borsa
Gentleman of the Court
William McAlpine
Marullo
Gentleman of the Court
Ronald Lewis
Count Ceprano
Gentleman of the Court
Bryan Drake
Countess Ceprano Leonne Mills
Rigoletto
the Court Jester
Marko Rothm├╝ller
Count Monterone Rhydderch Davies
Sparafucile
a hired assassin
Marian Nowakowski
Gilda
Rigoletto's daughter
Sari Barabas
Giovanna
her nurse
Lilian Simmons
A Page Vera Hoddinott
An Usher Hubert Littlewood
Maddalena
Sparafucile's sister
Edith Coates
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: Natalia Macfarren
Durations: Act I: 7.02-7.19pm, Act II: 7.36-8.15pm, Act III: 8.31-9.00pm, Act IV: 9.17-9.51pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 14 June 1952 (in Royal Opera House Collections)