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The Pirates of Penzance Programme

Description: Programme from the final week of the original production, with In the Sulks as the curtain-raiser. During the last three months of the run, the role of Mabel was played by Emilie Petrelli, who had taken the part for the single copyright performance at Paignton on 30 December 1879. Other changes from the first London cast include Durward Lely as Frederic and Alice Barnett as Ruth.
Dimensions: 188mm x 252mm
Date Created: 30 March 1881
Associated People: Gilbert, Sullivan, D'Oyly Carte
Associated Companies: Opera Comique
Source: From the collection of John Sands.




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