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Faust 1890Arthur Rousbey's English Opera Company

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The Rousbey staging of Faust collected good reviews for three successive weeks in Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee.

As had become standard practice wherever an opera company toured up and down the country, the Soldiers' Chorus was accompanied by members of the local army band, to enthusiastic applause from the audience.

Performance Cast

Faust a learned doctor

William Hillier

Méphistophélès the devil

Arthur Rousbey

Valentin Marguerite's brother

Henry Heyes

Marguerite

Miss E Vadini

Siébel a student of Dr Faust, in love with Marguerite

Julia Lennox

Marthe a neighbour

Katerine Sass

Production Cast

Translator

Henry F Chorley

Performance DatesFaust 1890

Map List

Her Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

5 Mar, 19.30

Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

12 Mar, 19.30

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