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Pietra del paragone 2000Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (RSAMD)

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A mere eighteen years after taking Edinburgh Festival audiences by surprise, this delightful early Rossini comedy came to Glasgow in a student production.

Cast details are from a programme in the RCS archives.

Performance Cast

Donna Fulvia a well-connected widow, in pursuit of the Count for his money

Fiona Duncan

Baronessa Aspasia a well-connected widow, in pursuit of the Count for his money

Caroline Hurst

Marchesa Clarice a well-connected widow, genuinely in love with Count Asdrubale

Andée-Louise Hypolite

Cavaliere Giocondo a Poet and friend to the Count

Eric Rieger

Count Asdrubale a wealthy young aristocrat, very distrustful of women

James Cleverton

Pacuvio a struggling poet, associated with Donna Fulvia

Frank Church

Macrobio a journalist and critic, associated with Baroness Aspasia

Gum Ho Shin

Fabrizio Count Asdrubale's butler and aide

Iain Hunter

Performance DatesPietra del paragone 2000

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New Athenaeum Theatre | Glasgow

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