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Barbiere di Siviglia 1935Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The performance was notable for the conducting of John Barbirolli. According to the Scotsman (5 April) 'The famous conductor of the Scottish Orchestra obtained a fine performance of the orchestral score, and had a well-deserved ovation.'

The opera was followed by a ballet to music from Borodin's Prince Igor, which Mr Ivan Clayton conducted.

One week in Edinburgh, followed by two in Glasgow

Mon 18 Mar Fledermaus; Tue Traviata; Wed Elixir of Love; Thu Carmen; Fri Tannhauser; Sat m Fledermaus; Sat e Faust.

Mon 25 Mar Fledermaus; Tue Don Giovanni; Wed Faust; Thu Carmen; Fri Tannhauser; Sat m Rigoletto; Sat e Fledermaus.

Mon 1 Apr Carmen; Tue Faust; Wed Traviata; Thu Barber of Seville; Fri Elixir of Love; Sat m Fledermaus; Sat e Maritana.

Performance Cast

Count Almaviva

Ivor John

Don Basilio a singing teacher

Howell Glynne

Bartolo a doctor, Rosina's guardian

Kingsley Lark

Figaro a barber

Leyland White

Rosina Bartolo's ward

Mabel Baker

Production Cast


John Barbirolli

Performance DatesBarbiere di Siviglia 1935

Map List

King's Theatre, Glasgow | Glasgow

4 Apr, 19.45

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