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Cavalleria Rusticana 1940Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The cast is taken from the Scotsman review of 7 March, which gives more details than the report on 13 March.

"Familiar as the operas are, their performance last night had a vitality and point which stirred the interest of the audience to an unusual degree."

The tour consisted of one week at the King's Theatre, Edinburgh then two at the King's Theatre, Glasgow.

Mon 4 Mar Traviata; Tue Fledermaus; Wed Cav and Pag; Thu Barber of Seville; Fri Rigoletto; Sat mat Faust; Sat evg Trovatore.

Mon 11 Mar Traviata; Tue Cav and Pag; Wed Barber of Seville; Thu Trovatore; Fri Rigoletto; Sat m Fledermaus; Sat e Faust.

Mon 18 Mar Fledermaus; Tue Traviata; Wed Cav and Pag Thu Rigoletto; Fri Faust; Sat m Barber of Seville; Sat e Trovatore.

Performance Cast

Mamma Lucia the innkeeper, Turiddu’s mother

Dora Hanes

Lola Alfio’s wife

Ruth Abbott

Turiddu a young soldier

John Torney

Santuzza a village girl

Ruth Packer

Alfio the village carter

George Hancock

Production Cast


Charles Webber

Performance DatesCavalleria Rusticana 1940

Map List

King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

6 Mar, 19.30

King's Theatre, Glasgow | Glasgow

12 Mar, 19.30 20 Mar, 19.30

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