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Cavalleria Rusticana 1980Edinburgh Grand Opera

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During this run of the standard operatic double bill, Edinburgh Grand experimented with reversing the usual order, so Cavalleria was played second. This meant that on three of the evenings, company stalwart Gelda Bell was able to warm up by singing Nedda before the interval.

Performance Cast

Santuzza a village girl

Gelda Bell

Mamma Lucia the innkeeper, Turiddu’s mother

Nancy Poustie

Alfio the village carter

Andrew Moore

Turiddu a young soldier

Ian McNab

Lola Alfio’s wife

Frances Carroll

Performance DatesCavalleria Rusticana 1980

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King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

18 Mar, 19.30 19 Mar, 19.30 20 Mar, 19.30 21 Mar, 19.30 22 Mar, 19.30

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