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Tannhäuser 1909Moody-Manners Opera Company

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During the two week season in Edinburgh, the choral sound was beefed up with the addition of members of Edinburgh Grand Opera Society.

The complete casts are taken from programmes in Edinburgh and Aberdeen libraries, while the five principals for Dundee are specified in the Dundee Advertiser's review.

Performance Cast


Toni Seiter

Tannhäuser a knight and minnesinger

Paul Weiss

Shepherd boy

Miss Ray (Feb 10)

Rita Wallace (Feb 16)

Miss Catcheside (Feb 27)

Hermann Landgrave of Thuringia

Charles Magrath

Wolfram von Eschenbach a knight and minnesinger

William Dever (Feb 10; Mar 6)

Lewys James (Feb 16, 27)

Walther von der Vogelweide a knight and minnesinger

Mr W Johnstone

Heinrich der Schreiber a knight and minnesinger

Mr C Tattersall

Biterolf a knight and minnesinger

Richard Cliffe

Reinmar von Zweter a knight and minnesinger

Mr M Alliston

Elisabeth niece of the Landgrave

Clementine de Vere Sapio (Feb 10)

Fanny Moody (Feb 16, 27; Mar 6)

Performance DatesTannhäuser 1909

Map List

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

10 Feb, 19.30 16 Feb, 19.30

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

27 Feb, 14.15

Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

6 Mar, 14.00

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

19 Mar, 19.30 16 Oct, 14.00 18 Oct, 19.30

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