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Barbiere di Siviglia 1952Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The Carl Rosa tour of Scotland in 1952 was notable for its introduction of the new George Lloyd opera John Socman. However this was not brought to Aberdeen.

The week commencing 31 March at His Majesty's consisted of: Mon Carmen; Tue Rigoletto; Wed Traviata; Thu Faust; Fri Barber; Sat mat Bohème; Sat eve Trovatore.

Cast details are from a programme in Aberdeen City Library.

Performance Cast

Fiorello servant of the Count

Frederick Wood

Count Almaviva

Gwent Lewis

Figaro a barber

Redvers Llewellyn

Rosina Bartolo's ward

Pauline Allen

Bartolo a doctor, Rosina's guardian

Hubert Dunkerley

Ambrogio Bartolo's servant

Peter Murray

Berta Bartolo's housekeeper

Stella Phillips

Don Basilio a singing teacher

Stanislav Pieczora


Frederick Wood

Production Cast


Maurits Sillem

Performance DatesBarbiere di Siviglia 1952

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His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

4 Apr, 19.30

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