[Met Performance] CID:65390
World Premiere
The Canterbury Pilgrims {1} Metropolitan Opera House: 03/8/1917.
 (World Premiere)
(Debuts: Richard Ordynski, Homer F. Emens, Hildreth Meière)


Metropolitan Opera House
March 8, 1917

World Premiere


THE CANTERBURY PILGRIMS {1}
Reginald De Koven--Percy Mackaye

Prioress................Edith Mason
Chaucer.................Johannes Sembach
Alisoun.................Margarete Ober
Squire..................Paul Althouse
Johanna.................Marie Sundelius
Miller..................Basil Ruysdael
Friar...................Max Bloch
Knight..................Robert Leonhardt
Host....................Giulio Rossi
Joannes.................Pietro Audisio
Pardoner................Julius Bayer
Shipman.................Mario Laurenti
Summoner................Carl Schlegel
Man of Law..............Robert Leonhardt
Cook....................Pompilio Malatesta
Girl....................Marie Tiffany
Girl....................Minnie Egener
Richard.................Albert Reiss
Herald..................Riccardo Tegani

Conductor...............Artur Bodanzky

Director................Richard Ordynski [Debut]
Set designer............Homer F. Emens [Debut]
Set designer............James Fox
Costume designer........Hildreth Meière [Debut]

[Fox designed the set for Act I, Emens the others.]

[THE CANTERBURY PILGRIMS received seven performances in one season.]



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