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Bohème 1957Sadler's Wells Opera

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Two Tuesday evening performances and two Saturday matinees - two of the performances in Dundee (whose audience missed out on Il trovatore as a result). The scheduling looks odd, but the casts were of a high quality.

Casts for Dundee and Aberdeen from programmes.

Performance Cast

Marcello a painter

Frederick Sharp

Rodolfo a poet

Robert Thomas (Apr 9)

William McAlpine (Apr 6, 13)

Colline a philosopher

Harold Blackburn

Schaunard a musician

Peter Glossop (Apr 9)

John Probyn (Apr 6, 13)

Benoit the students' landlord

Cecil Lloyd

Mimì a seamstress

Joan Stuart (Apr 9)

Patricia Howard (Apr 6, 13)

Parpignol a toy vendor

John Harvey (Apr 6)

Ben Williams 2 (Apr 9, 13)

Musetta a grisette

Elizabeth Fretwell (Apr 6, 9)

Patricia Bartlett (Apr 13)

Alcindoro a wealthy follower of Musetta

Charles Draper

Custom-house Sergeant

William Booth


Ian Macpherson

Performance DatesBohème 1957

Map List

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

6 Apr, 14.00

Gaumont Theatre | Dundee

9 Apr, 19.30 13 Apr, 14.00

King's Theatre, Glasgow | Glasgow

16 Apr, 19.30

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