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Macbeth, 28 March 1969

The Opera

Venue: Grand Theatre, Leeds

Composer: Giuseppe Verdi

Librettist: Francesco Maria Piave

Conductor: Myer Fredman

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


Macbeth: Neil Howlett

Banquo: Anthony Williams

Lady Macbeth: Margaret Kingsley

Gentlewoman: Adrienne Johns

Macduff: Ninian Walden

Malcolm: Terry Jenkins

Fleance: Tom Redman

A Doctor: Brian Donlan

A Servant: Neville Wilkie

A Murderer: Erich Vietheer

Apparition: Barrie Halfpenny

Apparition: Adrienne Johns

Apparition: Alison MacGregor

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Choreographer: Pauline Grant

Original Producer: Geoffrey Connor