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Aida - 8 October 1971 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor John Matheson
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Leader Peter Gibbs
Cast
Ramfis
High Priest of Isis
Joseph Rouleau
Radames
Captain of the Egyptian Guard
Charles Craig
Amneris
daughter of the King of Egypt
Shirley Verrett
Aida
Ethiopian slave to Amneris
Marina Krilovici
The King of Egypt Gwynne Howell
A Messenger Grahame McIntosh
A Priestess Kiri Te Kanawa
Amonasro
King of Ethiopia, father of Aida
John Shaw
Solo dancer Monica Mason
Solo dancer David Drew
Solo dancer Ronald Emblen
Ministers of the King, Priests and Priestesses, Officers and Soldiers, Attendants on Amneris, People of Egypt, Ethiopian Prisoners The Royal Opera Chorus
Artists of The Royal Ballet
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 8 October 1971 (in Royal Opera House Collections)