Our Archive

Opera Archive

The Archive holds a wealth of material about the people, productions and origins of our world-renowned opera house. Come and see curated exhibitions and find out what’s new in the Glyndebourne Archive.

Macbeth, 23 July 1972

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Macbeth: Delme Bryn Jones

Banquo: James Morris

Lady Macbeth: Gloria Lane

Gentlewoman: Rae Woodland

Macduff: Keith Erwen

Malcolm: Ian Caley

Fleance: Simon Poole

A Doctor: Brian Donlan

A Servant: Ian Caddy

A Murderer: John Tomlinson

Apparition: John Tomlinson

Apparition: Angela Whittingham

Apparition: Linda Esther Gray

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Choreographer: Pauline Grant

Original Producer: Michael Hadjimischev