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Boheme 1938Carl Rosa Opera Company

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The Scotsman review (1 April) said there were times when the orchestral work was perhaps a little too assertive. Apart from such moments, it was a fine performance which did credit to the conductor, Michael Mudie. The cast was largely  the same as the previous year.

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

Monday Mar 28 Rigoletto; Tue Fledermaus; Wed Tannhauser; Thu Boheme; Fri Gipsy Baron; Sat m Faust, Sat e Carmen

Mon Apr 4 Rigoletto; Tue Butterfly; Wed Fledermaus; Thu Tannhauser; Fri Gipsy Baron; Sat m Tales of Hoffman; Sat e Carmen.

Mon 11 Apr Cav & Pag; Tue Barber of Seville; Wed Trovatore; Thu Gipsy Baron; Fri Traviata; Sat m Fledermaus; Sat e Boheme

Performance Cast

Rodolfo a poet

Ivor John

Mimì a seamstress

Luella Paikin

Colline a philosopher

Philip Bertram

Schaunard a musician

George Hancock

Marcello a painter

Hubert Dunkerley

Musetta a grisette

Elisabeth Aveling

Production Cast


Michael Mudie

Performance DatesBoheme 1938

Map List

King's Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

31 Mar, 19.45

King's Theatre, Glasgow | Glasgow

16 Apr, 19.45

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