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Lustigen Weiber von Windsor 1920Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The Carl Rosa revived Nicolai's charming comedy several times while Arthur Winckworth was available for the role of Falstaff. This line-up seems to be particularly rich in company stars.

Cast details are from a programme in the Gardiner collection at the Mitchell Library.

Performance Cast

Mrs Ford Frau Fluth, wife of Ford

Beatrice Miranda

Mrs Page Frau Reich, wife of Page, Anne's mother

Doris Woodall

Anne Page Jungfer Anna Reich, daughter of Page

Florence Barron

Fenton a young gentleman

Wilson Thornton

Ford Herr Fluth, a Windsor merchant

Hebden Foster

Page Herr Reich, a Windsor merchant

Frederick Clendon

Slender Junker Spärlich, an elderly gentleman

Reginald Gordon

Dr Caius a French gentleman

Albert Chapman


Tom Hamilton

Sir John Falstaff a knight

Arthur Winckworth

Host of the 'Garter Inn'

Albert Broad

Performance DatesLustigen Weiber von Windsor 1920

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

11 Mar, 19.15 22 Mar, 19.15

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

17 Apr, 19.30

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