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Trovatore 1867Madame Lancia's Grand English Opera Company

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Florence Lancia's company in Glasgow 1867

The programme in Glasgow was largely of popular favourites. However two of Verdi's middle period masterpieces, the wildly popular Trovatore and still controversial Traviata, were now joined by Rigoletto and Un ballo in maschera, both receiving their Scottish premieres.

Week commencing 9 December: Mon 9 Trovatore; Tue 10 Sonnambula; Wed 11 Rigoletto; Thu 12 Bohemian Girl; Fri 13 Un ballo in maschera; Sat 14 Maritana.

Week commencing 16 December: Mon 16 Faust; Tue 17 Traviata; Wed 18 Don Giovanni; Thu 19 Barber of Seville; Fri 20 Trovatore; Sat 21 Bohemian Girl.

Performance Cast

Ferrando captain of Di Luna's guard

Mr Tempest

Leonora a Duchess, lady-in-waiting to the Princess of Aragon

Florence Lancia

Count di Luna a young noble of Aragon

Charles Durand

Manrico a chieftain under the Prince of Biscay

William Parkinson

Azucena a Biscayan gypsy woman

Carlotta Zerbini

Old Gypsy

Mr De Lancey

Ruiz a soldier in Manrico's service

Mr Goodwin

Production Cast


Charles Jefferys

Performance DatesTrovatore 1867

Map List

Royal Colosseum and Opera House | Glasgow

9 Dec, 00.00 20 Dec, 00.00

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