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Martyr of Antioch 1898Carl Rosa Opera Company

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This new compression of Sullivan's 1880 oratorio seems to have been well received by the first night audience in Edinburgh, but it was not given again. Perhaps preceding it with Cavalleria was not the ideal evening's entertainment.

Performance Cast

Callias High Priest of Apollo

Lempriere Pringle

Margaret daughter of Callias

Bessie Macdonald

Olybius Roman Prefect at Antioch

Robert Cunningham

Fabius Bishop of Antioch

George Fox


Louise Kirkby Lunn

Performance DatesMartyr of Antioch 1898

Map List

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

25 Feb, 19.30

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