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Trovatore 1912Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The production was reviewed by the Aberdeen Press and Journal (5 February).

"A strong cast gave a delightful rendering of the work, in which Mr Hebden Foster, as the villain of the story, and Miss de Kleno gave specially note worthy performances.  'Home to our mountains' received the inevitable encore, and the Anvil Chorus merited the full aspplause given to it.   Mr Neville, in the prison scene, was dramatically strong, and vocally he was heard to better advantage than in his previous performances."

The cast for Aberdeen is from a copy of the programme in Aberdeen City Library. Saturday performances were only rarely reviewed by the press, so confirmation of the four principal roles in Dundee is from advertising.

Performance Cast

Inez confidante of Leonora

Miss E Pridham

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

Marianne de Kleno (Feb 3)

Elizabeth Burgess (Feb 10)

Manrico a chieftain under the Prince of Biscay

Charles Neville

Count di Luna a young noble of Aragon

Hebden Foster

Azucena a Biscayan gypsy woman

Phyllis Archibald

Performance DatesTrovatore 1912

Map List

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

3 Feb, 19.30

Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

10 Feb, 19.00

King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

14 Feb, 19.30

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

16 Mar, 19.15

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