Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered musical compositions. General works about opera are entered under the heading: Opera. Variant forms: Burlettas, Comic operas , Intermezzos (Operas), Light operas, Opera buffas, Opera serias, Opéras comiques, Operettas, Puppet operas, Singspiels.
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Abstract Photograph of Lillian Covillo for Denver Grand Opera's production "Mignon." Lillian served as the lead and ballet director for this program.
Abstract Program from the Central City Opera House's 1950 production of "Madame Butterfly."Cast includes: Davis Cunningham, Thomas Hayward, Brooks McCormack (Lt. Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton), Hubert Norville (Goro), Thelma Altman and Jean Madeira (Suzuki), Clifford Harvuot and Francesco Valentino (Sharpless), Theodora Brandon, Paula Lenchner, and Brenda Lewis (Cho-Cho-San (Madame Butterfly), Robert L. Johnson (The Imperial Commissioner), Stanley Carlson (The Bonze), Benjamin Thomas (Prince...
Dates: 1950 July
Abstract Program for "Martha" produced by the Central City Opera House Association.Cast includes: Frances Greer (Lady Harriet/Martha), Claramae Turner (Nancy), Leopold Simoneau (Lionel), James Pease (Plunkett), Lawrence Davidson (Sir Tristram), Philip Kinsman (Sheriff), Audwin Sidebottom, Royden Massey, and Louis Schoen (Three Servants), Virginia Starr, Betty Massey, and Dorothy Juden (Three Maids), Larry Bolton (Sheriff's Assistant), Chorus; Mary Blackmore, Jeanne Crom, Lillian Erickson,...
Dates: 1947 July
Abstract A music director rehearses in a classroom with students singing behind music stands at the University of Denver Lamont School of Music in January 1986.
Dates: 1986 January
Abstract Program for "Orpheus" produced by the Central City Opera House Association.Cast includes: Anna Kaskas (Orpheus), Margit Bokor (Euridice), Patricia Dunn (Amor), Betty Alexander, Mercedes Bonger, Dorothea Butz, Susan Downing, Mary Droge, Laura Grauer, Faith Keefer, Norma Lee Larkin, Elsie Lorenz, Carolyn Loutzenheiser, Gertrude Marley, Marie Mauro, Harriette Mayo, Suzanne Miller, Gwen Patterson, Betty Jane Pritts, Ardis Schmitz, Margaret Snider, Betty Talley, Helen Unfug, Precious...
Dates: 1941 July
Abstract Program for "Othello" produced by the Central City Opera House Association starring Walter Huston and directed by Robert Edmond Jones. Kenneth Hunter (Prologue (spoken)), Boardman Robinson (Duke of Venice), Charles Halton (Barbantio), Harry Hazzard (Gratiano), Robert Rider (Lodovico), Walter Huston (Othello), Kenneth Hunter (Cassio), Kenneth MacKenna (Iago), Philip Foster (Roderigo), Ben Bezoff (Montano), Bernard Heller (Paulo), Paul Porter (A Herald), Nan Sunderland (Desdemona),...
Dates: July-August 1934
Scope and Contents This series contains programs from Central City Opera productions.
Abstract Program from the Central City Opera House Association's 1951 production of "Romeo and Juliet." Cast includes: Paul Franke and Kayton Nesbit (Tybalt), Ted Huffman (Count Paris), Francesco Valetino (Count Capulet), Adelaide Bishop, Virginia Haskins, and Laurel Hurley (Juliet), Andrew Gainey and Clifford Harvuot (Mercutio), Margaret Roggero (Gertrude), Davis Cunningham and David Garen (Romeo), Dean Hutchings (Gregorio), Lubomir Vichegonov (Friar Lawrence), Laurel Hurley and Marlene...
Dates: 1951 June/July
Abstract Program for "Ruy Blas" presented by the Central City Opera House Association starring Helen Chandler and Bramwell Fletcher and directed by Robert Edmond Jones.Cast includes: Bramwell Fletcher (Ruy Blas/Don Cesar de Bazan), Helen Chandler (Dona Maria de Neuburg, Queen of Spain), Nance O'Neil (The Duchess de Albuquerque), Percy Waram (Don Sallustio de Bazan), Adele Thorne (Casilda), Leo Chalzel (Gudiel), William Sauter (Priest), Walter Beck (Covadenga), Fred Stewart (Page), Frederick...
Dates: 1938 July