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Cenerentola 1869Corri's Grand English Opera Company

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No cast details available at present, though it is likely to have been essentially similar to that assembled for the following year's tour, which we give below, as a provisional guide.

The 'pantomime' version of the narrative was still in use, dating back to performances in 1830, adapted by Lacy, and introducing spurious un-Rossinian elements such as a Fairy Queen and glass slipper. This was later modified by Tom Robertson, a serious dramatist, but was still seen to be acceptable even in the 1891 Burns-Crotty production adapted by young Henry Wood.

Performance Cast

Clorinda daughter of Don Magnifico

Emma Millar

Angelina known as Cinderella, Magnifico's stepdaughter

Fanny Harrison

Alidoro Ramiro's tutor, a philosopher

John Manley

Don Magnifico Baron of Montefiascone

Henry Corri

Don Ramiro Prince of Salerno

William Parkinson

Dandini the Prince's valet

Haydn Corri

Performance DatesCenerentola 1869

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Theatre Royal, Dundee | Dundee

14 Apr, 19.30

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