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The Rake’s Progress, 24 October 1992

The Opera

Venue: Sadlers Wells

Composer: Igor Stravinsky

Librettist: WH Auden & Chester Kallman

Conductor: Ivor Bolton

Orchestra: Glyndebourne Touring Opera Orchestra


Trulove: John Hall

Anne: Anne Dawson

Tom Rakewell: Barry Banks

Nick Shadow: Steven Page

Mother Goose: Angela Hickey

Baba The Turk: Fiona Kimm

Sellem: Andrew Yeats

Madhouse Keeper: Henry Waddington

Production Team

Original Producer: John Cox

Set Designer: David Hockney

Costume Designer: David Hockney

Lighting Designer: Mark Jonathan

Revival Producer: Aidan Lang