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New Year, 30 July 1990

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Michael Tippett

Librettist: Michael Tippett

Conductor: Andrew Davis

Orchestra: London Philharmonic


Presenter: Nigel Robson

Jo Ann: Helen Field

Donny: Krister St Hill

Nan: Jane Shaulis

Merlin: James Maddalena

Pelegrin: Kim Begley

Regan: Richetta Manager

Production Team

Original Director: Peter Hall

Associate Director: Jeanette Aster

Set Designer: Alison Chitty

Costume Designer: Alison Chitty

Assistant Designer: Stephen Brimson Lewis

Lighting Designer: Paul Pyant

Choreographer: Bill T Jones

Sound Projection: John Whiting