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Manon - 18 February 1955 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Reginald Goodall
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Guillot de Morfontaine
an elderly roué
Raymond Nilsson
de Bretigny
a nobleman
Otakar Kraus
Poussette
Friend of Guillot
April Cantelo
Javotte
Friend of Guillot
Una Hale
Rosette
Friend of Guillot
Monica Sinclair
The Innkeeper Leonard Law
Lescaut
cousin to Manon
Geraint Evans
Manon Lescaut Adele Leigh
The Chevalier des Grieux John Lanigan
The Maidservant Peggy Fearn
The Count des Grieux
father to the Chevalier
Jess Walters
Gambler Hector Thomas
Gambler Afan Davies
Gambler Alan Hobson
A Police Officer Hubert Littlewood
The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: English
Translator: Norman Feasey
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 18 February 1955 (in Royal Opera House Collections)