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Ariadne auf Naxos - 17 June 1985 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Jeffrey Tate
Leader John Brown
Cast
A Music Master Norman Bailey
The Major Domo Paul Hansard
A Lackey Roderick Earle
An Officer Paul Wilson
The Composer Ann Murray
The Tenor (Bacchus) James King
A Wig-maker Brian Donlan
Zerbinetta Kathleen Battle
Primadonna (Ariadne) Jessye Norman
A Dancing Master Robin Leggate
Naiad Cathryn Pope
Dryad Claire Powell
Echo Joan Rodgers
Harlequin Olaf Baer
Truffaldino Eric Garrett
Scaramuccio Kim Begley
Brighella Wilfried Gahmlich
The Richest Man and his Guests Costumed as Octavian, Sophie, Ballerina and Escorts, Famous Singer, Famous Dancer, La Dame seule, Zerbinetta, Altenburg and a Girl, Harlequin, Architect, Scaramuccio, Bourgeois Lady and Bourgeois Gentleman, Brighella, Truffaldino, Harmonium Player, Pianist, Lackeys, Technicians
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: German
Durations: Prologue: 7.32-8.17pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme and stage manager's report for 17 June 1985 (in Royal Opera House Collections)