THE D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY

Maude Roderick (1886-87)

Contralto Maude Roderick appeared on tour with three D'Oyly Carte companies in 1886 and 1887. Her roles were Katisha in The Mikado (Mr. D'Oyly Carte's "D" Company, deputizing for Fanny Edwards, September 1886), Dame Hannah (on occasion, March 1887) and Ruth (March-July 1887) in Ruddigore (Carte's "C" Company), and Katisha again (D'Oyly Carte's "E" Company, August-December 1887).



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