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Aida - 2 January 1959 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Edward Downes
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Ramfis
the High Priest
David Kelly
Radames
Captain of the Guards
Umberto Borso
Amneris
the King's daughter
Mimi Aarden
Aida
the slave of Amneris
Edith Lang
The King Forbes Robinson
A Messenger Robert Bowman
A Priestess Joan Carlyle
Amonasro
King of Ethiopia
Jess Walters
Solo Dancer Merle Park
Solo Dancer Gary Burne
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Opera Ballet
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 2 January 1959 (in Royal Opera House Collections)