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1980-81 Season

1980 (14 Oct): LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR (ROH, CvtGdn)
John Dobson, Giorgio Zancanaro, Robert Lloyd, Katia Ricciarelli, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Jose Carreras, Robin Leggate; c:Jesus Lopez-Cobos, dir:Franco Zeffirelli, Ande Anderson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £4

1981 (16 Feb): LULU (ROH, CvtGdn) First performance at the Royal Opera House
Jonathan Summers, Erik Saeden, Karan Armstrong (as Lulu), Gunter Reich (as Dr. Schon / Jack The Ripper), Ryszard Karczykowski (as Alwa), Robin Leggate, John Herrington, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Emile Belcourt, Richard Van Allan, Glenys Linos (as Countess Geschwitz), Georg Paucker, Claire Powell, Philip Gelling, Diana Montague, Lillian Watson, Roderick Earle, Matthew Best; c:Colin Davis, dir:Gotz Friedrich; British Premiere of the 3-Act version [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, costume designs, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1981 (9 Mch): L'AFRICAINE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Grace Bumbry, Franco Bonisolli, Silvano Carroli, John Hancorn, Gwynne Howell, Robert Tear, Donald McIntyre; c:David Atherton [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1981 (27 Mch): MACBETH (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renato Bruson, Renata Scotto, Neil Shicoff, Robert Lloyd; c:Riccardo Muti [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1981 (25 Jul): DON GIOVANNI (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Van Allan, Gundula Janowitz, Ruggero Raimondi, Gwynne Howell, Stuart Burrows, Kiri To Kanawa, Merja Wirkkala, John Tomlinson; c:Colin Davies, dir:Peter Wood [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £4

1981-82 Season

1981 (1 Oct): SAMSON ET DALILA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Jon Vickers, Shirley Verrett, John Tomlinson, Jonathan Summers; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; slightly scuffed, else VG] £4

1981 (15 Oct): SAMSON ET DALILA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Jon Vickers, Shirley Verrett, John Tomlinson, Jonathan Summers; c:Colin Davis [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1981 (10 Nov): LA SONNAMBULA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ileana Cotrubas, Dennis O'Neill, Robert Lloyd, Phyllis Cannan, Elizabeth Gale, Roderick Earle; c:Manfred Ramin [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1981 (Dec): A CHRISTMAS CAROL - Thea Musgrave (Royal Opera at Sadler's Wells) European Premiere
Frederick Burchinal/Jonathan Summers, Murray Melvin, Sandra Dugdale/Elaine Mary Hall, Eiddwen Harrhy/Vivien Townley, Elizabeth Bainbridge/Phyllis Cannan, Robin Leggate/Terry Jenkins, Philip Gelling/William Shimell, Forbes Robinson/Eric Garrett, Philip Locke, Howard Bell, Ivo Martinez/Gabriele Zuccarini, London Sinfonietta c:Peter Mark/David Syrus [36pp, 5.25x9; synopsis, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

1982 (6 Jan): DON GIOVANNI (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ruggero Raimondi, Geraint Evans, Makvala Kasrashvili, Stuart Burrows, Stefka Evstatieva, Marie McLaughlin, Roderick Earle, John Tomlinson; c:Gustav Kuhn [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £3

1982 (4 Feb): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ileana Cotrubas, Neil Shicoff, Thomas Allen; c:Lamberto Gardelli, p:John Copley [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; w.newclipping review] £3

1982 (9 Mch): BILLY BUDD (ROH, CvtGdn)
Robert Tear, Thomas Allen, Forbes Robinson, John Tomlinson, Paul Crook, John Gibbs, Dennis Wicks, Peter Savidge, Eric Garrett, Matthew Best, David Wilson-Johnson, Philip Gelling, Handel Owen, Robin Leggate, Roderick Kennedy, John Dobson; c:Richard Armstrong [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £3

1982 (6 Jul): FALSTAFF (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renato Bruson, William Wildermann, Francis Egerton, George Macpherson, John Dobson, Brenda Boozer, Katia Ricciarelli, Barbara Hendricks, Lucia Valentini-Terrani, Leo Nucci, Dalmacio Gonzalez; c:Carlo Maria Giulini, dir:Ronald Eyre [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, 8 rehearsal photographs, further photos, illustrations, designs, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1982 (13 Jul): FALSTAFF (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renato Bruson, William Wildermann, Francis Egerton, George Macpherson, John Dobson, Brenda Boozer, Katia Ricciarelli, Barbara Hendricks, Lucia Valentini-Terrani, Leo Nucci, Dalmacio Gonzalez; c:Carlo Maria Giulini, dir:Ronald Eyre [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, 8 rehearsal photographs, further photos, illustrations, designs, biographies w.photos etc.; minor marks else VG] £2

1982-83 Season

1983 (12 Feb): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Van Allan, John Gibbs, Giacomo Aragall, Gwyneth Jones, Kari Nurmela, John Dobson, Roderick Earle, Ivo Martinez, Wyndham Parfitt; c:Garcia Navarro [52pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, many photos, biographies w.photos; minor marks, slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1983 (18 Apr): THE CARMELITES in English (ROH, CvtGdn)
Felicity Lott, Regine Crespin, Lilian Watson, Pauline Tinsley, Valerie Masterson, Patricia Payne, Eiddwen Harrhy; c:Michel Plasson [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; light vertical crease, slightly rumpled] £3

1983 (19 Apr): DON CARLOS 5-Act Version (ROH, CvtGdn)
Stefka Evstatieva, Peyo Garazzi, Livia Budai, Thomas Allen, Robert Lloyd, John Tomlinson, Joseph Rouleau; c:Bernard Haitink [54pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, many photos, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1983 (19 May): MANON LESCAUT (ROH, CvtGdn)
Kiri Te Kanawa, Placido Domingo, Thomas Allen; c:Sinopoli [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £4

1983 (29 Jun): TAVERNER - Maxwell Davies (ROH, CvtGdn)
Raimund Herincx, Ragnar Ulfung, John Tomlinson, Sarah Walker, James Bowman; c:Downes [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, excellent photos and illustrations, biographies] £4

1983 (11 Jul): TAVERNER - Maxwell Davies (ROH, CvtGdn)
Raimund Herincx, Ragnar Ulfung, John Tomlinson, Sarah Walker, James Bowman; c:Downes [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, excellent photos and illustrations, biographies] £4

1983 (12 Jul): IL TROVATORE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Van Allan, Katia Ricciarelli, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Yuri Masurok, Jose Carreras, Stefania Toczyska, Wyndham Parfitt, John Kerr, John Dobson; c:Colin Davies, dir:Luchino Visconti, Ande Anderson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1983-84 Season

1983 (25 Nov): BORIS GODUNOV (ROH, CvtGdn) New Production
Paul Hudson, John Gibbs, Jonathan Summers, Philip Langridge (as Shuisky), Robert Lloyd (as Boris), Gwynne Howell (as Pimen), Michel Svetlev (as Grigory), Elizabeth Bainbridge, Francis Egerton, Sergei Kopcak, Donald Adams, Joan Rodgers, Fiona Kimm, Marta Szirmay, Anthony Smith, Eva Randova (as Marina), John Shirley-Quirk, Patrick Power, John Kerr, William Mackie; c:Claudio Abbado, dir:Andrei Tarkovsky [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; packed programme; synopsis, articles, excellent photos, biographies] £4

1983-84 (Christmas): DIE FLEDERMAUS (ROH, CvtGdn)
Kiri te Kanawa, Hermann Prey, Hildegarde Heichele, Dennis O'Neill, Benjamin Luxon, Michael Langdon, Doris Soffel, Merle Parke, Wayne Eagling, Paul Crook; c:Placido Domingo [8pp, 5.9x8.25; synopsis, 6 production photos, credits; with cast list insert; these were the first performances to be surtitled; VG] £1

1984 (26 Jan): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Thomas Allen, Jose Carreras, John Tomlinson, William Workman, Brian Donlan, Ilona Tokody, Daniel McCoshan, Marilyn Zschau, Eric Garrett, Paschal Allen, Alun Jenkins; c:John Mauceri, dir:John Copley, Richard Gregson [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1984 (16 Jun): TOSCA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, John Gibbs, Giacomo Aragall, Mara Zampieri, Guillermo Sarabia, Paul Crook, Paul Hudson, Ivo Martinez, Wyndham Parfitt; c:Robin Stapleton [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, many photos, biographies with photos; 4-page Tribute to Tito Gobbi, 1913-1984 (w.7 photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1984-85 Season

1984 (7 Nov): BORIS GODUNOV (ROH, CvtGdn)
Paul Hudson, John Gibbs, David Wilson-Johnson, Robert Tear (as Shuisky), Nicolai Ghiuselev (as Boris), Dimitri Kavrakos (as Pimen), Mikhail Svetlev (as Grigory), Elizabeth Bainbridge, Francis Egerton, Aage Haugland, Roderick Earle, Joan Rodgers, Fiona Kimm, Marta Szirmay, Anthony Smith, Eva Randova (as Marina), Stafford Dean, Robin Leggate, John Kerr, Gordon Sandison; c:James Lockhart, dir:Andrei Tarkovsky [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations; rumpled] £2

1984 (12 Nov): BORIS GODUNOV (ROH, CvtGdn)
Paul Hudson, John Gibbs, David Wilson-Johnson, Robert Tear (as Shuisky), Nicolai Ghiuselev (as Boris), Dimitri Kavrakos (as Pimen), Mikhail Svetlev (as Grigory), Elizabeth Bainbridge, Francis Egerton, Aage Haugland, Roderick Earle, Joan Rodgers, Fiona Kimm, Marta Szirmay, Anthony Smith, Eva Randova (as Marina), Stafford Dean, Robin Leggate, John Kerr, Gordon Sandison; c:James Lockhart, dir:Andrei Tarkovsky [72pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, many photos, biographies with photos; substantial programme; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1985 (6 Feb): LA TRAVIATA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ileana Cotrubas, John Gibbs, Roderick Kennedy, Claire Powell, Roderick Earle, Robert Tear, Neil Shicoff, Elizabeth Bainbridge, John Kerr, Norman Bailey, Paschal Allen, Bryan Secombe; c:Colin Davis, p:Luchino Visconti [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations] £4

1985 (23 Feb): SAMSON - George Frideric Handel (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marie McLaughlin, Jon Vickers, Sarah Walker, Robert Lloyd, Carol Vaness, Jeannette Wilson, Linda Humphries, Juliet Oppenheimer, John Tomlinson, Kim Begley, Paul Wilson; c:Julius Rudel, dir:Elijah Moshinsky [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations] £3

1985 (5 Mch): SAMSON - George Frideric Handel (ROH, CvtGdn) New Production
Marie McLaughlin, Jon Vickers, Sarah Walker, Robert Lloyd, Carol Vaness, Jeannette Wilson, Linda Humphries, Juliet Oppenheimer, John Tomlinson, Kim Begley, Paul Wilson; c:Julius Rudel [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, designs, photos, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, miniscule bite out of cover, else VG] £2

1985 (9 Apr): DON CARLO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ileana Cotrubas, Patricia Parker, Romayne Grigorova, Luis Lima, John Dobson, Matthew Best, Giorgio Zancanaro, Robert Lloyd, Bruna Baglioni, Alan Jones, Ian Comboy, Brian Donlan, Henry Herford, Martin McEvoy, Julian Moyle, Stephen Rhys-Williams, Lola Biagiono, Joseph Rouleau; c:Bernard Haitink, p:Luchino Visconti [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985 (29 Jun): LA DONNA DEL LAGO (ROH, CvtGdn)
Marilyn Horne, Frederica von Stade, Chris Merritt, David Rendall; c:Lawrence Foster [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985 (5 Jul): ARIADNE AUF NAXOS (ROH, CvtGdn)
Jessye Norman, James King, Kathleen Battle, Ann Murray, Norman Bailey; c:Jeffrey Tate [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies, illustrations] £4

1985-86 Season

1985 (4 Oct): A FLORENTINE TRAGEDY and THE BIRTHDAY OF THE INFANTA - Alexander Zemlinsky (ROH, CvtGdn)
Edward Crafts, Claire Powell, Kim Begley, Judith Howarth, Linda Kitchen, Gillian Knight, Stafford Dean, Isobel Buchanan, Jeannette Wilson, Karen Shelby, Celina Lindsley, Kenneth Riegel; c:Colin Davis, dir:Adolf Dresen [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1985 (11 Oct): A FLORENTINE TRAGEDY and THE BIRTHDAY OF THE INFANTA - Alexander Zemlinsky (ROH, CvtGdn)
Edward Crafts, Claire Powell, Judith Howarth, Linda Kitchen, Gillian Knight, Stafford Dean, Isobel Buchanan, Jeannette Wilson, Karen Shelby, Celina Lindsley, Kenneth Riegel; c:Colin Davis, dir:Adolf Dresen [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] (£4) SOLD

1986 (26 May): CARMEN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Gordon Sandison, Marie McLaughlin, Jose Carreras, Roderick Kennedy, Agnes Baltsa, Lillian Watson, Claire Powell, Richard Hazell, Handel Owen, Gino Quilico, John Dobson, Francis Egerton, George Macpherson; c:Mark Ermler, dir:Michael Geliot, Mike Ashman [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1986 (8 Jul): FIDELIO (ROH, CvtGdn) New production
Elizabeth Connell, Laurence Dale, Marie McLaughlin, Gwynne Howell, Hartmut Welker, Rowland Sidwell, Matthew Best, James King, Manfred Schenk; c:Colin Davis, dir:Andrei Serban [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; 4-page tribute to Sir Colin Davis (w.4 photos); VG] £4

1986-87 Season

1986 (20 Sep): JENUFA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ashley Putnam, Eva Randova, Philip Langridge, Neil Rosenheim, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Linda Kitchen, Brian Kemp, Juliet Oppenheimer, Elizabeth Sikora, Eric Garrett, Maureen Morelle, Claire Powell, Gwynneth Price, Anthony Smith, Nada Pobjoy; c:Bernard Haitink, dir:Yuri Lyubimov [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; cast list, illustrated articles and programme notes, photographs, synopsis, performance history, biographies with photos, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, ink smudged on front cover, else VG] £2

1986 (17 Nov): JENUFA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ashley Putnam, Eva Randova, Philip Langridge, Neil Rosenheim, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Linda Kitchen, Brian Kemp, Juliet Oppenheimer, Elizabeth Sikora, Eric Garrett, Maureen Morelle, Claire Powell, Gwynneth Price, Anthony Smith, Nada Pobjoy; c:Bernard Haitink [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; cast list, illustrated articles and programme notes, photographs, synopsis, performance history, biographies with photos, credits etc.; ink slightly smudged on cover, else VG] £3

1986 (9 Dec): DIE ZAUBERFLOTE (ROH, CvtGdn) Souvenir Brochure
Royal Gala Charity Performance
Siegfried Jerusalem, Lorna Haywood, Anne Mason, Faith Wilson, Jonathan Summers, Sally Wolf, John Herrington, John Atterbury, Hywel Jones, Peter Haage, Karita Mattila, Simon Pike, David Harte, James Lewis, Donald McIntyre, Jan-Hendrik Rootering, John Dobson, Hans Kollmann, Robert Lankesheer, Iain Sinclair, Meryl Drower, Paul Strathearn (for Kim Begley), Roderick Earle; c:Peter Schneider, dir:August Everding, Wilfred Judd [76pp, 8.25x11.75; photograph and message from H R H Prince Charles, features on The Prince's Trust and the National Association of Youth Clubs (w.8 photos), cast list, 21 company photographs and biographies, discography, synopsis, Staff Lists for The Royal Opera, The Royal Ballet and Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet, Chorus and Orchestra Lists etc; VG] £5

1987 (31 Jan): LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR (ROH, CvtGdn)
Paul Crook, Alberto Rinaldi, Harald Stamm, June Anderson, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Alfredo Kraus, Peter Bronder; c:Michelangelo Veltri, dir:Franco Zeffirelli, Jeremy Sutcliffe [5.25x9 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1987 (7 Mch): ARIADNE AUF NAXOS (ROH, CvtGdn)
Richard Van Allan, Paul Hansard, Roderick Earle, Alan Duffield, Ann Murray, William Johns, Brian Donlan, Edita Gruberova, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Adrian Martin, Judith Howarth, Jean Rigby, Linda Kitchen, Jeffrey Black, Eric Garrett, Kim Begley, Francis Egerton; c:Colin Davis, dir:Jean-Louis Martinoty, Jeremy Sutcliffe [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1987-88 Season

1987 (28 Sep): FALSTAFF (ROH, CvtGdn)
Ingvar Wixell, Geoffrey Moses, Francis Egerton, George Macpherson, John Dobson, Anne Howells, Ileana Cotrubas, Barbara Bonney, Brigitte Fassbaender, Jonathan Summers, Alejandro Ramirez; c:Giuseppe Patane, dir:Ronald Eyre [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, many photos, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1988 (11 Jan): L'ITALIANA IN ALGERI (ROH, CvtGdn) New Production
Judith Howarth, Anne Mason, Roderick Earle, Paolo Montarsolo, Deon van der Walt, Agnes Baltsa, Alessandro Corbelli; c:Gabrielle Ferro, dir:Jean-Pierre Ponelle, Sonja Frisell [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies] £3

1988 (29 Feb): UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, Eric Garrett, Judith Howarth, Dennis O'Neill (for Giacomo Aragall), Alexandru Agache, John Dobson, Irina Arkhipova, Anthony Michaels-Moore, Margaret Price, John Kerr; c:Richard Armstrong [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; w.replacement slip; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1988 (16 Mch): EUGENE ONEGIN (ROH, CvtGdn)
Mirella Freni, Jean Rigby, Wolfgang Brendel, Peter Dvorsky, Nicolai Ghiaurov; c:Mark Ermler [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1988 (17 May): PETER GRIMES (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, Eric Garrett, Jacque Trussel (as Grimes), Peter Savidge, Alexander Oliver, John Dobson, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Judith Howarth, Alison Hagley, Patricia Johnson, Josephine Barstow (as Ellen Orford), Victor Braun (as Balstrode), Ignatius McFadyen, Keith Johnston; c:John Barker, dir:Elijah Moshinsky [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies with photos; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1988 (1 Jun): PETER GRIMES (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, Eric Garrett, Jacque Trussel (as Grimes), Peter Savidge, Alexander Oliver, John Dobson, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Judith Howarth, Alison Hagley, Patricia Johnson, Josephine Barstow (as Ellen Orford), Victor Braun (as Balstrode), Ignatius McFadyen, Keith Johnston; c:John Barker, dir:Elijah Moshinsky [5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; cast change insert; VG] £3

1988 (25 Jun): MACBETH (ROH, CvtGdn)
Renato Bruson, Gwynne Howell, Elizabeth Connell, Edward Sadler, Dan Long, Robin Leggate, Janice Close, Dennis O'Neill, Christopher Lloyd, Anthony Smith, Alan Jones, Dylan Wrixon, Elisabeth Iles-Hunt, Christopher Painter, Roderick Earle; c:Edward Downes, dir:Elijah Moshinsky, Jeremy Sutcliffe [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1988 (14 Jul): BORIS GODUNOV (ROH, CvtGdn)
Geoffrey Moses, Willaim Mackie, Anthony Michaels-Moore, Robert Tear (as Shuisky), Robert Lloyd (as Boris), Gwynne Howell (as Pimen), Vladimir Popov (as Grigory), Elizabeth Bainbridge, Francis Egerton, Gunter Missenhardt, Eric Garrett, Linda Kitchen, Fiona Kimm, Anne-Marie Owens, Anthony Smith, Eva Randova (as Marina), Stafford Dean, Robin Leggate, John Kerr, Bryan Secombe; c:James Conlon, dir:Andrei Tarkovsky [c60pp, 5.9x9.25 red w.black coat of arms; synopsis, articles, photos, illustrations, biographies with photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1988-89 Season

1988 (10 Oct): TURANDOT (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, Cynthia Haymon, Willard White, Franco Bonisolli, Anthony Michael-Moore, Christopher Gillett, Gordon Christie, Gwyneth Jones, Paul Crook; c:Edward Downes, dir:Andrei Serban [7.3x9.75 substantial cream booklet; cast list, synopsis, illustrated articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert] £3

1988 (13 Oct): DAS RHEINGOLD (ROH, CvtGdn)
Judith Howarth, Anne Mason, Jane Turner, Ekkehard Wlaschiha (as Alberich), Helga Dernesch, James Morris (as Wotan), Nancy Gustafson, Roderick Kennedy, Willard White, Kim Begley, Philip Joll, Kenneth Riegel (as Loge), John Dobson, Jadwiga Rappe; c:Bernard Haitink, dir:Yuri Lyubimov [7.3x9.75 very substantial cream booklet; cast list, synopsis, illustrated articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert] £4

1989 (24 Feb): UN RE IN ASCOLTO - Luciano Berio (ROH, CvtGdn)
Donald McIntyre, Robert Tear, Graham Valentine, Kathryn Harries, Penelope Walmsley-Clark, Christopher Willis, Robecca Littig, Elizabeth Laurence, Alistair Dawes, Robin Leggate, Omar Ebrahim, Matthew Best, Jeremy Sams, Linda Kitchen, Anthea Moller, John Dobson, Eric Garrett, Memnos Costi, Alan Field, Alberto Janelli, Caroline Pope, Louise Raphael, Ian Trow, Bobby Bernard, Bob Burgin, Ann Parnell-McGarry, Geoffrey Davies, Alan Heap, Paul Miller; c:Stephen Harrap, dir:Graham Vick [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; cast list, synopsis, illustrated articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert; spine slightly split, else VG] £2

1989 (1 May): ALBERT HERRING (ROH, CvtGdn)
Pauline Tinsley (as Lady Billows), Felicity Palmer, Elizabeth Gale, Derek Hammond-Stroud, Alexander Oliver, Richard Van Allan, Jeffrey Black, John Graham-Hall (as Albert), Eirian James, Patricia Kern, Maria Bovino, Bernadette Lord, Paolo di Zenzo; c:Roger Norrington, dir:Peter Hall [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert] £4

1989 (12 May): ALBERT HERRING (ROH, CvtGdn)
Pauline Tinsley (as Lady Billows), Felicity Palmer, Elizabeth Gale, Derek Hammond-Stroud, Alexander Oliver, Richard Van Allan, Jeffrey Black, John Graham-Hall (as Albert), Eirian James, Patricia Kern, Maria Bovino, Bernadette Lord, Paolo di Zenzo; c:Roger Norrington, dir:Peter Hall [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert] £4

1989-90 Season

1989 (21 Oct): PETER GRIMES (ROH, CvtGdn)
Roderick Earle, Eric Garrett, Philip Langridge (as Grimes), Anthony Michaels-Moore, John Dobson, Stuart Kale, Elizabeth Bainbridge, Judith Howarth, Gillian Webster, Sarah Walker, Felicity Lott (as Ellen Orford), Donald Mcintyre (as Balstrode), Ignatius McFadyen, Paul Walsh; c:Roger Norrington, dir:Elijah Moshinsky [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; cast list, synopsis, illustrated articles, photos (some in colour), biographies; w.cast list insert] £3

1990 (23 Feb): PRINCE IGOR (ROH, CvtGdn)
Sergei Leiferkus (as Igor), Anna Tomowa-Sintow (as Yaroslavna), Alexei Steblianko, Nicola Ghiuselev, Paata Burchuladze, Elena Zaremba, Robin Leggate, Eric Garrett, Francis Egerton, Kathleen Smales, Gillian Webster, Glenys Groves, Karen Shelby; c:Bernard Haitink, dir:Andrei Serban and Niky Wolcz [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; w.cast list insert] £3

1990 (7 Mch): ELEKTRA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Eva Marton (as Elektra), Nadine Secunde, Marjana Lipovsek, Robert Hale, Robert Tear; c:Georg Solti, dir:Gotz Friedrich [7.3x9.75 cast list insert; rumpled] free

1990 (7 May): IL TROVATORE (ROH, CvtGdn)
Willard White, Carol Vaness (as Leonora), Gillian Knight, Sergei Leiferkus, Walter Donati (as Manrico), Eva Randova, Robin Leggate, Paschal Allen, John Kerr; c:Edward Downes, dir:Piero Faggioni [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; w.cast list insert] £3

1990 (8 May): LA CENERENTOLA (ROH, CvtGdn)
Deon van der Walt (as Don Ramiro), Peter Coleman-Wright, Claudio Desderi (as Don Magnifico), Daniela Lojarro, Eirian James, Alison Browner (as Angelina), Donald Maxwell; c:Carlo Rizzi, dir:Michael Hampe, Andreas Homoki [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; w.cast list insert] £3

1990 (13 Jun): LA BOHEME (ROH, CvtGdn)
Jonathan Summers, Jerry Hadley, Barseg Tumanyan, Anthony Michaels-Moore, Gordon Sandison, Ilona Tokody, John Kerr, Judith Howarth, Eric Garrett, Christopher Painter, Mark Beesley; c:Antonio Pappano, dir:John Copley [7.3x9.75 substantial red/marbled booklet; synopsis, articles, photos, biographies; w.cast list insert] £4


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