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Ernani 1869Corri's Grand English Opera Company

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Only a quarter-century since its appearance, the gloriously melodic Ernani was enjoying its last phase of real popularity before disappearing from the repertoire for nearly a century. These performances were probably the work's first north of the central belt, and certainly in Aberdeen.

Cast as reported in Dundee.

Performance Cast

Ernani a bandit chief, in fact Don Juan of Aragon

William Parkinson

Elvira Silva's niece

Ida Gilliess

Giovanna Elvira's duenna

Emma Millar

Don Carlo King of Castile

Haydn Corri

Don Ruy Gomez da Silva a Spandish grandee, Elvira's guardian

Henry Corri

Jago Silva's steward

Mr J F Cook

Don Riccardo adviser to the king

Mr C M Blythe

Performance DatesErnani 1869

Map List

Theatre Royal, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

8 Mar, 19.45 11 Mar, 19.45

Theatre Royal, Dundee | Dundee

16 Apr, 19.30

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