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Peter Grimes - 5 March 1984 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Bernard Haitink
Acting Chorus Master Nina Walker
Leader John Brown
the town carrier and constable
John Tomlinson
a lawyer and magistrate, mayor of 'the Borough'
Eric Garrett
Peter Grimes
a fisherman
Jon Vickers
Ned Keene
the apothecary and quack
Russell Smythe
The Rector
Rev Horace Adams
Kim Begley
Bob Boles
a fisherman
John Dobson
landlady of The Boar Inn
Elizabeth Bainbridge
Her Niece
one of the main attractions of The Boar
Catherine Benson
Her Niece
one of the main attractions of The Boar
Meryl Drower
Mrs Sedley
a rentier widow of an East India Company factor
Alfreda Hodgson
Ellen Orford
a widow, schoolmistress of the Borough
Heather Harper
Captain Balstrode
a retired merchant skipper
Jonathan Summers
Dr Crabbe Ignatius McFadyen
Boy (John)
Peter Grimes' new apprentice
Massimo Mezzofanti
Townspeople and Fisherfolk of the Borough The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from Eastcourt Independent School
Children from Finchley Catholic High School
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: English
Durations: Act I: 7.31-8.30pm, Act II: 8.56-9.47pm, Act III: 10.09-10.51pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme and stage manager's report for 5 March 1984 (in Royal Opera House Collections)