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Fledermaus 1938Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The Scotsman review (30 March) talked of the enthusiastic reception of the revival of intereest in Strauss's music.

Carl Rosa Opera's Scottish visit in 1938 consisted of one week in Edinburgh, followed by two weeks in Glasgow.

Edinburgh w/c Mar 28: Mon Rigoletto; Tue Fledermaus; Wed Tannhäuser; Thu Bohème; Fri Gipsy Baron; Sat m Faust, Sat e Carmen

Glasgow w/c Apr 4: Mon Rigoletto; Tue Butterfly; Wed Fledermaus; Thu Tannhäuser; Fri Gipsy Baron; Sat m Tales of Hoffmann; Sat e Carmen.

Glasgow w/c 11 Apr: Mon Cav & Pag; Tue Barber of Seville; Wed Trovatore; Thu Gipsy Baron; Fri Traviata; Sat m Fledermaus; Sat e Bohème.

Performance Cast

Alfred an Italian tenor and admirer of Rosalinde

John Myrddin

Adele the Eisensteins' maid

Viola Hogg

Rosalinde wife of Eisenstein

Helen Ogilvie

Frank prison governor

Leyland White

Orlofsky a rich young Russian prince

Betty Thompson

Frosch prison warder

Howell Glynne

Production Cast

Conductor

Charles Webber

Performance DatesFledermaus 1938

Map List

King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

29 Mar, 19.45

King's Theatre, Glasgow | Glasgow

6 Apr, 19.45 16 Apr, 14.30

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