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Werther - 21 May 1979 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Michel Plasson
Leader John Brown
Cast
Le Bailli
a widower and local Magistrate
Robert Lloyd
Hans
one of Le Bailli's younger children
Francois Evans
Gretal
one of Le Bailli's younger children
Ivo Martinez
Karl
one of Le Bailli's younger children
David Goodson
Clara
one of Le Bailli's younger children
Tero Mennader
Max
one of Le Bailli's younger children
Sophia Martinez
Fritz
one of Le Bailli's younger children
Carol-Lynn Hartridge
Johann
Friends of Le Bailli
Malcolm King
Schmidt
Friends of Le Bailli
Paul Crook
Sophie
Le Bailli's second daughter
Isobel Buchanan
Werther
a young man of independent means
Alfredo Kraus
Charlotte
Le Bailli's eldest daughter
Viorica Cortez
Brühlmann
a young man
Donaldson Bell
Käthchen
a young girl
Linda Humphries
Albert
Charlotte's fiancé, then husband
Jonathan Summers
Citizens of Wetzlar, Guests, Servants and Children
Children from City of London School
Students of the Lycée Français de Londres
Children from St Andrews School (Enfield)
Children from St Clement Danes School (Drury Lane)
Children from the Stag Lane Junior Mixed School
Children from the Ellen Wilkinson High School
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: French
Durations: Act I: 7.36-8.15pm, Act II: 8.38-9.08pm, Act III: 9.41-10.36pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme and stage manager's report for 21 May 1979 (in Royal Opera House Collections)