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Carmen 1910Moody-Manners Opera Company

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These two weeks in Aberdeen and Dundee both featured one of the company stars, Zelie de Lussan, in two of her best roles. On Monday evening she sang Delilah, a recent addition to her repertoire. Now on Thursday she sang Carmen, a part she had performed with astonishing frequency - over 1000 times - through most of her career.

This cast is taken from a programme in Aberdeen City Library, and all but one of the roles (Moralès) is included in the review the following week in the Dundee Evening Telegraph & Post.

Performance Cast

Moralès a corporal of dragoons

Mr R Matthews

Micaëla a peasant girl

Kate Anderson

Don José a corporal of dragoons

Philip Brozel

Zuniga a lieutenant of dragoons

Harry Brindle

Carmen a gypsy

Zélie de Lussan

Frasquita a gypsy, Carmen’s friend

Florence Morden (Mar 3)

Winifred Burns (Mar 10)

Mercédès a gypsy, Carmen’s friend

Mabel Dennis (Mar 3)

Miss H McCarthy (Mar 10)

Escamillo a toreador

Charles Moorhouse

Dancaïre a smuggler

Richard Cliffe

Remendado a smuggler

Frederick Davies

Performance DatesCarmen 1910

Map List

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

3 Mar, 19.30

Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

10 Mar, 19.30

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