The Opera

Venue: King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Cast

Music Master: Geraint Evans

Major Domo: James Atkins

Lackey: David Kelly

Officer: John Carolan

Composer: Sena Jurinac

Bacchus: Richard Lewis

Wig-Maker: Gwyn Griffiths

Zerbinetta: Mattiwilda Dobbs

Ariadne: Lucine Amara

Dancing Master: Murray Dickie

Harlekin: Kurt Gester

Scaramuccio: Juan Oncina

Brighella: Murray Dickie

Truffaldin: Fritz Ollendorff

Naiade: Maureen Springer

Dryade: Noreen Berry

Echo: Elaine Malbin

Production Team

Original Producer: Carl Ebert

Set Designer: Oliver Messel

Costume Designer: Oliver Messel