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Antigone - 19 January 1963 Evening 

Ballet: Performance details

Company: The Royal Ballet
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor John Lanchbery
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Oedipus
the dying King of Thebes
Leslie Edwards
Jocasta
his wife, the Queen
Gerd Larsen
Polynices
one of their children
David Drew
Etiocles
one of their children
Keith Rosson
Antigone
one of their children
Svetlana Beriosova
Creon
brother to the Queen
Michael Somes
Haemon
his son, and the lover of Antigone
Donald MacLeary
People of Thebes Artists of The Royal Ballet
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Event: Number 3 in The Royal Ballet mixed programme 19 January 1963
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 19 January 1963 (in Royal Opera House Collections)