Rossini's comic opera
English version by Arthur Jacobs.
Adapted for television and produced by George R. Foa.
Narration written by Douglas Craig.
The action of the opera takes place in Italy during the year 1817.
Glyndebourne Opera Chorus and a section of the London Symphony Orchestra
(Led by William Armon)
Conducted by Leo Quayle
(Previously televised last Thursday)
(Howell Glynne appears by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)
Adapted for television and produced by:
Narration written by:
A section of the London Symphony
[Orchestra] led by:
[Orchestra] conducted by:
Don Ramiro, Prince of Salerno:
Dandini, his valet:
Don Magnifico, Baron Hardup:
Clorinda, his eldest daughter:
Thisbe, her sister:
Cinderella, their step-sister:
Alidoro, the Prince's tutor:
A court dressmaker:
Philip Harben shows his slow-cooking method for your turkey and discusses the use of appropriate wines.
Tom Roberts shows how to carve the turkey.
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