A romantic opera.


Libretto by

Julian STURGIS


Music by

Arthur SULLIVAN


First performance: 31 january 1891, London, Royal English Opera House.

DRAMATIS PERSONAE

Description, name
[sex]
 Voice type
[first performer, sex]
 

Richard Coeur-de-leon King

of England, disguised as black knight   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ Norman Salmond,  ♂ ]

 

Prince John

  [ ♂ ]

 

baritone
[ Richard Green,  ♂ ]

 

Sir Brian

de Bois-Guilbert, commander of the Order of knights templars   [ ♂ ]

 

baritone
[ Eugene Oudin,  ♂ ]

 

Maurice De Bracy

  [ ♂ ]

 

tenor
[ Chas Kenningham,  ♂ ]

 

Lucas de Beaumanoir Grand master

of the templars   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ Adams Owen,  ♂ ]

 

Cedric

the Saxon, thane of Rotherwood   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ David Ffrangcon-Davies,  ♂ ]

 

Wilfred, knight of Ivanohe

his son, disguised as a palmer   [ ♂ ]

 

tenor
[ Ben Davies,  ♂ ]

 

Friar

Tuck   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ Avon Saxon,  ♂ ]

 

Isaac

of York   [ ♂ ]

 

bass
[ Charles Copland,  ♂ ]

 

Locksley

  [ ♂ ]

 

tenor
[ W. H. Stephens,  ♂ ]

 

The squire

  [ ♂ ]

 

tenor
[ F. Bovill,  ♂ ]

 

The lady Rowena

ward of Cedric   [ ♀ ]

 

soprano
[ Esther Palliser,  ♀ ]

 

Ulrica

  [ ♀ ]

 

mezzo-soprano
[ Marie Groebl,  ♀ ]

 

Rebecca

daughter of Isaac of York   [ ♀ ]

 

soprano
[ Margaret Macintyre,  ♀ ]

 

Act the first Act the second Act the third

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