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La Calisto, 12 October 1972

The Opera

Venue: Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool

Composer: Pier Francesco Cavalli

Librettist: Giovanni Battista Faustini

Conductor: Henry Ward

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


La Natura: Marjorie Biggar

L'Eternita: Annabel Hunt

Il Destino: Penelope Mackay

Giove: Robert Lloyd

Mercurio: William Elvin

Calisto: Lynn Channing

Endimione: James Bowman

Diana: Delia Wallis

Linfea: John Fryatt

Satirino: Janet Hughes

Pane: Brian Donlan

Silvano: Gavin Walton

Giunone: Gwenyth Annear

Echo: Isla Brodie

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Hall

Set Designer: John Bury

Costume Designer: John Bury

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Revival Producer: Patrick Libby