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Greek Passion 1990Edinburgh International Festival

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Several veterans of the Welsh National staging assembled for this stimulating concert performance. While the work is certainly not a faultless masterpiece, the best bits really are very good indeed. Alan Woodrow and Phyllis Cannan, who had not sung in Wales, gave magnetic performances.

Performance Cast

Manolios a young shepherd

Alan Woodrow

Katerina a young widow

Phyllis Cannan

Grigoris Priest of Lykovrissi

Stephen Richardson

Kostandis a café owner

John Hancorn

Fotis Priest of the refugees

Geoffrey Moses

Yannakos a pedlar

Arthur Davies

Lenio engaged to Manolios

Christine Bunning

Nikolios a shepherd boy

Beverley Mills

Panait Katerina's lover

Jeffrey Lawton

Michelis son of Patriarcheas

John Harris 1

Old Man a refugee

David Gwynne

Andonis a barber

Neville Ackerman

Despinio a refugee

Morag Watson

Patriarcheas a village Elder

David Gwynne

Ladas a miserly Elder

John Hancorn

Performance DatesGreek Passion 1990

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Usher Hall | Edinburgh

13 Aug, 20.00

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