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Macbeth, 27 October 1973

The Opera

Venue: Opera House, Manchester

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave

Conductor: Myer Fredman

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


Macbeth: Terence Sharpe

Banquo: John Tomlinson

Lady Macbeth: Janet Jacques

Gentlewoman: Eiddwen Harrhy

Macduff: Athole Still

Malcolm: Ian Caley

Fleance: Tom Redman

A Doctor: Brian Donlan

A Servant: Edward Sadler

A Murderer: Keith Brookes

Apparition: Keith Brookes

Apparition: Angela Whittingham

Apparition: Margot Archibald

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Robert Bryan

Choreographer: Pauline Grant

Original Producer: Michael Hadjimischev