THE D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY

Hugh Ormond (1916-17)

[Born 1894]

Hugh Ormond was a chorister with the D'Oyly Carte Repertory Opera Company for at least a portion of the July 1916-June 1917 season. He later traveled to South Africa with a "Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company" in a repertoire of seven Gilbert & Sullivan operas, opening in Johannesburg in June 1920. His roles on the tour included the Defendant in Trial by Jury, Leonard Meryll in The Yeomen of the Guard, and Antonio in The Gondoliers.



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