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New Year, 25 February 1991

The Opera

Venue: Royal Festival Hall, London

Composer: Michael Tippett

Librettist: Michael Tippett

Conductor: Andrew Davis

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Presenter: Vernon Henry Jr

Jo Ann: Helen Field

Donny: Krister St Hill

Nan: Jane Shaulis

Merlin: James Maddalena

Pelegrin: Kim Begley

Regan: Richetta Manager

Production Team

Special Effects: October Sound