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VenueRoyal Opera House
Other spaces: Linbury Studio, Ballet Studio, Clore Studio,Floral Hall
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From7th November 2001
To20th November 2001
WhenNov 7,10,12,16,20 at 19:30
PricesFrom £16.00. To £155.00.
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The Bartered Bride

The Bartered BrideT01825757275
First performed in 1866 and set in a 19th Century Bohemian village this is the story of an arranged marriage and plenty of confusion as suitors are spurned and spurn in their turn. Smetana wrote five versions of this opera/operetta.
Music Smetana
Lyrics Sabina

Archive :: production:T01825757275, opera or operetta:S1873, venue:V377

Production details

Sung in English with surtitles. Running time 2 hours 45 minutes. Supported (1992) by The American Friends of Covent Garden and The Royal Ballet, Inc. There is a schools matinee performance of The Bartered Bride on Wednesday 14 November.

Special Performances

  • 14 Nov 01 Sign Interpreted Wendy Ebsworth - schools only matinee
  • 20 Nov 01 Sign Interpreted Wendy Ebsworth


Company Royal Opera
Conductor Charles Mackerras
Director Francesca Zambello
Design Alison Chitty
Lighting Wolfgang Gobbel
Choreographer Denni Sayers
Translation Kit Hesketh Harvey
Performer Susan Gritton (Marenka)
Performer Paul Charles Clarke (Jenik)
Performer Jeremy White (Micha)
Performer Timothy Robinson (Vasek)
Performer Paata Burchuladze (Kecal)
Performer Alan Opie (Krusina)
Performer Diana Montague (Hata)
Performer Yvonne Howard (Ludmila)
Performer Robin Leggate
Performer Yvette Bonner
Performer Roberto Salvatori

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