Broadside announcing performances of Italian opera and ballet at the Theatre Royal Opera House in Brighton, England, December 15-19, 1874. "Mr. H. Nye Chart has much pleasure in announcing that he has entered into arrangements with the Director of Her Majesty's Opera (London) to give a series of Grand Italian Operas for six nights only, terminating Saturday, Dec. 19. The Band & Chorus will be considerably strengthened by members of Her Majesty's Opera... the Ballet from Her Majesty's Opera..." OPERA BROADSIDE.

Broadside announcing performances of Italian opera and ballet at the Theatre Royal Opera House in Brighton, England, December 15-19, 1874. "Mr. H. Nye Chart has much pleasure in announcing that he has entered into arrangements with the Director of Her Majesty's Opera (London) to give a series of Grand Italian Operas for six nights only, terminating Saturday, Dec. 19. The Band & Chorus will be considerably strengthened by members of Her Majesty's Opera... the Ballet from Her Majesty's Opera..."

Brighton, England: T. Phillips, 1874. Large narrow folio (ca. 760 x 250 mm).

Works to be performed included Auber's "Caterina," Balfe's "Il Talismano," and Mozart's "Don Giovanni." With an announcement of the Christmas pantomime "Froggy Would a Wooing Go! Or, Harlequin Lily White Duck, The Pretty Princess, and the Fairies of the Dancing Waters."

Notable performers included Costa, Catalani, Grazzi, Casaboni, Roze, Singelli, and Titiens.

Slightly worn and torn; lower right corner repaired; creased at folds. Item #31443

Price: $165.00  other currencies

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