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Manon - 11 November 1975 Evening 7.30pm

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Barry Wordsworth
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Manon Natalia Makarova
Des Grieux Anthony Dowell
Lescaut Michael Coleman
Mons. G.M. Derek Rencher
Lescaut's Mistress Monica Mason
The Gaoler David Drew
Madame Gerd Larsen
Beggar Chief Wayne Sleep
Courtesan Sandra Conley
Courtesan Vergie Derman
Courtesan Ria Peri
Courtesan Marguerite Porter
Actress Wendy Groombridge
Actress Judith Howe
Actress Jacqui Tallis
Actress Amanda Beck
Gentleman David Ashmole
Gentleman Michael Batchelor
Gentleman Wayne Eagling
Client David Adams
Client Christopher Carr
Client Peter Fairweather
Client Adrian Grater
Client Carl Myers
Harlot Belinda Corken
Harlot Jacqueline Elliott
Harlot Lynn Hollamby
Harlot Jennifer Jackson
Harlot Susan Lockwood
Harlot Linda Moran
Harlot Suzanna Raymond
Harlot Christine Keith
Harlot Hilary Tickner
Harlot Rosalyn Whitten
Harlot Christine Woodward
Harlot Anita Young
Old Man Leslie Edwards
Innkeeper Julie Wood
Skivvy Sally Ashby
Skivvy Lorna Murray
Beggar Girls and Boys, Townspeople, Ratcatcher, Servants, Guards, Footmen, etc. Artists of The Royal Ballet
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Notes: Performance dedicated to the memory of Hilda Gaunt (1906-75), who collaborated with Leighton Lucas in arranging the music for 'Manon' and was rehearsal and solo pianist with The Royal Ballet for over 40 years.
Durations: Act I: 7.31-8.14pm, Act II: 8.38-9.24pm, Act III: 9.46-10.11pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 11 November 1975 (in Royal Opera House Collections)