THE D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY

Jerome Stephens

Jerome Stephens (1923-27)

[Born Cork c.1895]

Jerome Stephens, whose real first name may have been Jeremiah, served in the D'Oyly Carte Repertory Opera Company chorus from July 1923 until June 1927. Later that year he appeared in as a juryman in Trial by Jury in the Courtice Pounds Tribute Fund Matinee (His Majesty's, December 1927).

Stephens returned to the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in August 1949, taking over the duties of Stage Manager from the departing Robert A. Gibson. Stephens would serve as Stage Manager until his retirement in July 1971. He was married to long-time D'Oyly Carte chorister Sibylle Thomas.




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