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Rhinegold 1930Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The Scotsman review of 3 April gave a short and favourable review, mentioning the three Rhine maidenswere played by Audrey Mildmay, Mabel Baker and Monica Warner.

During the Scottish leg of the tour, two performances of Cav & Pag were given. The remaining performances involved fourteen different operas.


The 1930 Carl Rosa tour

The 1930 season in Scotland consisted of three weeks in Glasgow at the Theatre Royal followed by one in Edinburgh at the Lyceum. The performances were as follows:-

Glasgow, w/c 24 March: mon 24 Trovatore; Tue 25 Cav & Pag; Wed 26 Flying Dutchman; Thu 27 Hansel and Gretel; Fri 28 Messalina; Sat 29 mat Butterfly;  Sat 29 eve Faust.

Glasgow, w/c 31 March: Mon 31 Flying Dutchman; Tue 01 Apr Carmen; Wed 02 Rhinegold; Thu 03 Tales of Hoffmann; Fri 04 Bohème; Sat 05 mat Hansel and Gretel; Sat 05 eve Maritana.

Glasgow, w/c 7 April: Mon 7 Tannhäuser; Tue 8 Butterfly; Wed 9 Siegfried; Thu 10 Cav & Pag; Fri 11 Rigoletto; Sat 12 mat Flying Dutchman; Sat 12 eve Carmen.

Edinburgh, w/c 14 April: Mon 14 Butterfly; Tue 15 Rigoletto; Wed 16 Carmen; Thu 17 Faust; Fri 18 Flying Dutchman; Sat 19 mat Hansel and Gretel; Sat19 eve Trovatore.

Performance Cast

Woglinde a Rhinemaiden

Audrey Mildmay (Apr 2)

Wellgunde a Rhinemaiden

Mabel Baker (Apr 2)

Flosshilde a Rhinemaiden

Monica Warner (Apr 2)

Alberich a Nibelung

William Michael (Apr 2)

Wotan leader of the gods

Leslie Jones (Apr 2)

Loge god of fire and cunning

William Boland (Apr 2)

Performance DatesRhinegold 1930

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

2 Apr, 00.00

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