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Falstaff, 28 September 1976

The Opera

Venue: New Theatre, Oxford

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Arrigo Boito

Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery

Orchestra: Bournemouth Sinfonietta


Sir John Falstaff: Jonathan Summers

Pistol: John Rea

Bardolph: Bonaventura Bottone

Dr Caius: John Fryatt

Mrs Meg Page: Joyce McCrindle

Mrs Alice Ford: Teresa Cahill

Ann Ford (Nannetta): Elizabeth Gale

Mistress Quickly: Enid Hartle

Ford: John Rawnsley

Fenton: Anthony Rolfe Johnson

Innkeeper: Paul Nemeer

Robin, The Page: Paul Jackson

Mr Page: Richard Robson

Production Team

Original Producer: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle

Set Designer: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle

Costume Designer: Jean-Pierre Ponnelle

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Revival Producer: Julian Hope