THE D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY
Bessie Wilkinson (1884-87)
[Born Penge, Surrey 5 Nov 1863]
Bessie Wilkinson was the principal soprano on tour with Mr. D'Oyly Carte's "E" Company from March 1884 to March 1887. She appeared as Phyllis in Iolanthe (March 1884-May 1885) and Patience in Patience (July 1884-May 1885), before serving as Yum-Yum in the first provincial production of The Mikado (May 1885-March 1887).
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