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A lyric tragedy in five acts
Words by the Abbé Pellagrin Music by Rameau
(Continued in next column) and
Thurston Dart (hanpsichord)
Edward Holmes (cello continuo)
BBC Opera Chorus
(Trained by Alan G. Melville )
BBC Opera Orchestra (Leader. John Sha 'rpe)
Conducted by Roger Desormiere
Producer. Robert Collet
The action takes place in Ancient Greece, and at the entrance to Hades
(Rosina Raisbeck broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)
Another performance: October 22
Act 1
The Temple of Diana at Trezene
Act 2
The Entrance to Hades
Act 3
The palace of Theseus, overlooking the sea

Contributors

Unknown:
Thurston Dart
Cello:
Edward Holmes
Unknown:
Alan G. Melville
Leader:
John Sha
Conducted By:
Roger Desormiere
Producer:
Robert Collet
Unknown:
Rosina Raisbeck
Aricie:
Margaret Ritchie
Phedre:
Jennifer Vyvyan
Diane:
Kyra Vayne
Oenone:
Rosina Raisbeck
The High Priestess:
Rosina Raisbeck
A huntress:
Elizabeth Eriksson
A sailor-girl:
Elizabeth Eriksson
Hippolyte:
Raymond Amade
Thésée:
Bernard Demign-Y
Pluton:
Lucien Lovano
Neptune:
Lucien Lovano
The Three Fates:
Stuart Humphry Ward
The Three Fates:
Lloyd Strauss Smith,
The Three Fates:
Ian Wallace

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