Die Fledermaus

Die Fledermaus

by Johann Strauss
A sparkling production of Johann Strauss’s Die Fledermaus at Her Majesty’s Theatre with guest stars Rosamund Illing and John-Michael Howson, starring Joanna Cole, Geoffrey Harris, Roger Howell, Lucas de Jong, Stephen Smith, and Lee Abrahmsen. Directed by Hugh Halliday; conducted by Greg Hocking.

Conductor: Greg Hocking
Director & Choreographer: Hugh Halliday
Design Consultant: Adam Gardnir
Lighting Design: Nick Merrylees

with the Melbourne Opera Orchestra and Chorus

Presented at Her Majesty’s Theatre 24, 27 November & 3 December 2005

Introduction & Synopsis


Gabriel von Eisenstein Geoffrey Harris
Rosalinda, his wife Joanna Cole
Frank, the Govenor of the prison Roger Howell
Prince Orlofsky, a rich Russian Donna-Maree Dunlop
Alfred, a singer Stephen Smith
Dr Falke, a friend of Eisenstein Lucas de Jong
Dr Blind, Eisenstein's attorney Matthew Davine
Adele, the Eisenstein's maid Lee Abrahmsen
Ida, Adele's sister Kathryn Turner
Frosch, the gaoler Stephen Brodie
Blackamoor, Ivan'sassistant Alf Duran
Special Guest Artist Rosamund Illing
Special Guest Artist (Ivan) John-Michael Howson

Louisa Billeter
Rebecca Bywater
Anna-Louise Cole
Giuliana D'Appio
Marie Finne
Kathy Hatton
Jodie Jay
Maree Macmillan
Catherine Meade
Kylie Purcell
Corry Pynaker
Kaye Reichmann
Sue Robertson
Shakira Searle
Norma Tovey
Louise Turner
Kelly Williams
Yvonne Williams
Cecily Woodberry
Piers Bray
Stephen Brodie
Kevin Cassels
Hayden Downing
Brendan Fink
Mark Henderson
David Lawson-Smith
John Marum
Bernard Nolan
Roland Seidl
Grant Smallcombe
Matthew Toogood
James van de Grift
Richard Wilson
David Woodberry


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