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Billy Budd - 25 July 1968 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Georg Solti
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Captain Vere Richard Lewis
First Mate Dennis Wicks
Second Mate Eric Garrett
Mr. Flint
Sailing Master
George Macpherson
Bosun Hugh Sheehan
Midshipman Peter Dawson
Midshipman Giovanni Ferrari
Midshipman Nicholas Hanley
Midshipman Thomas Higgins
Midshipman Gerald Hunt
Midshipman Maurice Wren
Donald Delme Bryn-Jones
Maintop Kenneth Collins
Novice Joseph Ward
Squeak
Ship's Corporal
Robert Bowman
Mr. Redburn
First Lieutenant
John Shaw
Mr. Ratcliffe
Lieutenant
David Kelly
Claggart
Master-at-Arms
Forbes Robinson
Red Whiskers Kenneth MacDonald
Arthur Jones Keith Raggett
Billy Budd Robert Kerns
Novice's Friend Glynne Thomas
Dansker Inia Te Wiata
Cabin Boy Martin Dawson
Ratings, Officers, Midshipmen, Marines, Powder-monkeys, Drummers The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Children from Finchley Catholic Grammar School
Children from Hillcroft School
Drummer Boys Boys from Hendon Battalion Boys' Brigade
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 25 July 1968 (in Royal Opera House Collections)