Opera Scotland

Brother and Sister

Music

Henry Bishop (born London, 18 November 1786; died London, 30 April 1855)

Text

Dimond

Source

L'heureuse erreur by J Patrat.

 

Premieres

First Performance: London (Covent Garden), 1 February 1815.

First Performance in Scotland: tbc.

 

Background

A musical entertainment in two acts. During Mary Ann Paton's 1824 Edinburgh season, it was used as an afterpiece to follow The Barber of Seville, Love in a Village, or Bishop's own Lord of the Manor.

The Cast

Agatha
 
Bartolo
 Major-Domo to Donna Isidora
Claudine
 
Don Christoval de Tormes
 
Don Sylvio de Flores
 
Donna Camilla de Flores
 Sister to Don Sylvio
Donna Isidora
 
Jeanetta
 
Pacheco
 Confidential Valet to Don Sylvio
Rosanthe
 
Rosara
 

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