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Le Nozze Di Figaro, 19 August 1973

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Lorenzo da Ponte

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Figaro: Knut Skram

Susanna: Ileana Cotrubas

Bartolo: Marius Rintzler

Marcellina: Nucci Condo

Cherubino: Frederica Von Stade

Count Almaviva: Benjamin Luxon

Don Basilio: John Fryatt

Countess Almaviva: Kiri Te Kanawa

Antonio: Thomas Lawlor

Don Curzio: Bernard Dickerson

Barbarina: Elizabeth Gale

1st Bridesmaid: Angela Whittingham

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Hall

Staff Director: Adrian Slack

Set Designer: John Bury

Costume Designer: John Bury

Lighting Designer: Hedley Versey