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Billy Budd - 9 March 1982 Evening 7.30pm

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Richard Armstrong
Chorus Master John McCarthy
Leader John Brown
Cast
Edward Fairfax Vere
Captain of H.M.S. Indomitable
Robert Tear
First Mate Eric Garrett
Second Mate Matthew Best
Mr. Flint
Sailing Master
John Tomlinson
Bosun David Wilson-Johnson
Midshipman David Brook
Midshipman Mark Corrie
Midshipman Peter Fleming
Midshipman Michael Lloyd
Midshipman Ian Vickery
Midshipman Richard Wild
Donald
a sailor
Philip Gelling
Maintop Handel Owen
Novice Robin Leggate
Squeak
a ship's corporal
Paul Crook
Mr. Redburn
First Lieutenant
John Gibbs
Lieutenant Ratcliffe Roderick Kennedy
John Claggart
Master-at-arms
Forbes Robinson
Red Whiskers
impressed man
John Dobson
Arthur Jones
impressed man
Keith Raggett
Billy Budd
foretopman
Thomas Allen
Novice's Friend Peter Savidge
Dansker
an old seaman
Dennis Wicks
Cabin Boy Matthew Clifford
Ratings, Officers, Midshipmen, Powder-Monkeys, Drummers The Royal Opera Chorus
Children from St Clement Danes School (London)
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: English
Durations: Act I: 7.33-8.53pm, Act II: 9.20-10.36pm
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 9 March 1982 (in Royal Opera House Collections)