[Met Performance] CID:76310
Oberon {12} Matinee ed. Metropolitan Opera House: 12/11/1920.


Metropolitan Opera House
December 11, 1920 Matinee


OBERON {12}
C. M. Weber-Planché

Oberon..................Rafaelo Díaz
Rezia...................Florence Easton
Huon....................Morgan Kingston
Fatima..................Jeanne Gordon
Scherasmin..............Octave Dua
Puck....................Edna Kellogg
Mermaid.................Marie Sundelius
Harun al Raschid........Paolo Ananian
Babekan.................Mario Laurenti
Abdallah................Vincenzo Reschiglian
Almanzor................Louis D'Angelo
Charlemagne.............Giovanni Martino
Titania.................Lilyan Ogden
Mercur..................Cesare Del Grande

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

Director................Samuel Thewman
Designer................Joseph Urban
Choreographer...........Rosina Galli

Oberon received two 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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