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Don Giovanni 1897Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The presence in the company of three ladies adept at the female parts, added to lively performance of Alec Marsh in the title role, allowed Carl Rosa to keep this impossible masterpiece in the repertoire for several seasons.

Cast as advertised in Glasgow. A programme for 8 May is preserved in the Mitchell Library.

Performance Cast

Commendatore an elderly aristocrat

Charles Tilbury

Leporello Giovanni's servant

Arthur Winckworth

Donna Elvira a lady from Burgos

Alice Esty (May 8)

Lily Heenan

Donna Anna the Commendatore's daughter

Rita Elandi

Don Giovanni a young nobleman

Alec Marsh

Don Ottavio engaged to Anna

Robert Cunningham

Zerlina a peasant girl

Zélie de Lussan

Production Cast


Claude Jaquinot

Performance DatesDon Giovanni 1897

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

1 May, 14.00 8 May, 00.00

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

15 May, 14.00

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