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Il trovatore - 13 June 1957 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Edward Downes
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Ferrando
an old retainer of the Count di Luna
Joseph Rouleau
Leonora
a lady-in-waiting to the Queen of Aragon
Zinka Milanov
Ines
another lady-in-waiting
Barbara Howitt
The Count di Luna
commander of the Royal Army of Aragon
Jess Walters
Manrico
a troubadour, supposed son of Azucena
Kurt Baum
Azucena
an old gipsy woman
Fedora Barbieri
An old Gipsy Afan Davies
A Messenger Emlyn Jones
Ruiz
Manrico's retainer
Dermot Troy
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: Italian
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 13 June 1957 (in Royal Opera House Collections)