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Faust 1891J W Turner's English Opera Company

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This week in Dundee was a regular date for J W Turner's company, which was a less exalted enterprise than Turner's original home, the Carl Rosa. The repertoire was more conservative and obviously popular, with a greater reliance on native British operas.

The tour repertoire was as follows:

Dundee, w/c 28 Sep: Mon Fra Diavolo; Tue 29 Bo Girl; Wed 30 Maritana; Thu 01 Oct Martha; Fri 02 Faust; Sat 03 Lily of Killarney.

Further Scottish weeks ti be confirmed.

Performance Cast

Faust a learned doctor

Mr J W Turner

Méphistophélès the devil

John Ridding

Valentin Marguerite's brother

Ottley Cranston

Wagner a student of Dr Faust

Sidney Clifford

Marguerite

Chrystal Duncan

Siébel a student of Dr Faust, in love with Marguerite

Amy Martin

Marthe a neighbour

Alice Farquharson

Performance DatesFaust 1891

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Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

2 Oct, 19.30

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