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Traviata 1969Scottish Opera

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Scottish Opera had still, at this point, not given a mainstage production of Traviata, but this Opera for All production had an extensive tour in repertoire with Don Pasquale and Martha. The director and designers were also responsible for the full-scale staging introduced at the end of the following year. William Elvin didn't sing much with Scottish Opera in later years, but worked frequently at Covent Garden.

This cast is from the programme for the performances in Perth.

On this tour, there were performances as follows (further dates to be confirmed): 21 & 24 Oct (Perth), 27 Oct (Melrose), 3 Nov (Oban), 6 Nov (Hamilton), 13 Nov (Forfar), 22 Nov (Invergordon), 25 Nov (Forres).

These three productions stayed together through to the summer of 1970, and the Traviata and Martha stagings were still being played (in rep with Rossini's Cinderella) in the summer of 1971.

Performance DatesTraviata 1969

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Perth Theatre | Perth

21 Oct, 19.30 24 Oct, 19.30

Corran Hall | Oban, Argyll

3 Nov, 19.30

Reid Hall | Forfar

13 Nov, 19.30

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