[Met Performance] CID:73190
Oberon {7} Metropolitan Opera House: 12/1/1919.


Metropolitan Opera House
December 1, 1919


OBERON {7}
C. M. Weber-Planché

Oberon..................Rafaelo Díaz
Rezia...................Rosa Ponselle
Huon....................Giovanni Martinelli
Fatima..................Jeanne Gordon
Scherasmin..............Octave Dua
Puck....................Raymonde Delaunois
Mermaid.................Marie Sundelius
Harun al Raschid........Paolo Ananian
Babekan.................Mario Laurenti
Abdallah................Vincenzo Reschiglian
Almanzor................Louis D'Angelo
Charlemagne.............Giovanni Martino
Titania.................Lilyan Ogden
Mesrour.................Cesare del Grande

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

Director................Richard Ordynski
Designer................Joseph Urban
Choreographer...........Rosina Galli

Oberon received five performances this season.

[Bodanzky eliminated all dialogue, arranging recitatives-the words were adapted by Theodore Baker-from motives in the score; he also added an orchestral version of Weber's Momento Capriccioso Op. 12 for piano as an interlude between Scenes 1 and 2 of Act II.]



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