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Orpheus - 6 February 1953 Evening 7.00pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor John Barbirolli
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Orpheus Kathleen Ferrier
Amor Adele Leigh
Eurydice Veronica Dunne
Chorus of Furies The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Chorus of Blessed Spirits The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Dance of Furies The Sadler's Wells Ballet
Dance of Blessed Spirits The Sadler's Wells Ballet
Principal Dancer Svetlana Beriosova
Principal Dancer Alexander Grant
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: J Troutbeck
Durations: Act I: 7.03-7.59pm, Act II: 8.22-9.27pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 6 February 1953 (in Royal Opera House Collections)