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Tannhäuser 1897Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The second evening of this Glasgow visit was given over to the only Wagner of the week, usually seen as a sure-fire crowd pleaser. However ticket sales on this tour were on the low side.

The cast details are from the advert as confirmed with the review in the Glasgow Herald.

Performance Cast


Lily Heenan

Tannhäuser a knight and minnesinger

Philip Brozel

Shepherd boy

Lillie Williams

Wolfram von Eschenbach a knight and minnesinger

William Ludwig

Hermann Landgrave of Thuringia

Charles Tilbury

Walther von der Vogelweide a knight and minnesinger

Frank Wood

Heinrich der Schreiber a knight and minnesinger

William Gillard

Reinmar von Zweter a knight and minnesinger

George Fox

Biterolf a knight and minnesinger

Homer Lind

Elisabeth niece of the Landgrave

Rita Elandi

Performance DatesTannhäuser 1897

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

27 Apr, 00.00 5 Jan, 00.00

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

19 May, 00.00 22 May, 00.00 1 Nov, 00.00

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