• Short Summary

    Queen invites her guests King Gustav and Queen Louise to Royal Opera House.

  • Description

    Covent Garden, London.

    Queen Elizabeth II invites the King Gustav of Sweden to attend a gala performance of Rimski-Korsakov's "Le Coq d'or" in Royal Opera House at Covent Garden. Queen and her guest King of Sweden are greeted by chairman of Royal Opera House, Lord Waverley. They are followed by Queen Louise accompanied by her nephew Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Margaret and Princess Royal. After greetings in the foyer, the Royal party moves up the stairs to take place in Royal box designed by Oliver Messel. The Queen, King Gustav and rest of the Royal party take their places - show can begin!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    172.07
    Media URN:
    29578
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:38:00 / 01:25:08:00
    Canister:
    54/51

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