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L’Elisir D’Amore, 23 August 1962

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Gaetano Donizetti

Librettist: Felice Romani

Conductor: Carlo Felice Cillario

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Adina: Mirella Freni

Nemorino: Luigi Alva

Belcore: Enzo Sordello

Giannetta: Emily Maire

Dr Dulcamara: Sesto Bruscantini

Production Team

Original Producer: Franco Zeffirelli

Staff Director: Michael Geliot

Set Designer: Franco Zeffirelli

Costume Designer: Franco Zeffirelli

Choreographer: Robert Harrold