Michael Kelly in Drury Lane - 24 November, 1789

from Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, pages 318-320:

The next operatical novelty at Drury Lane was the "Haunted Tower," written by Cobb, the music by Stephen Storace. On the first night of this opera, Signora Storace made her first appearance on the English stage ; and the piece was thus performed, Nov. 24th, 1789.

Lord William .... MR. KELLY.

De Courcy MR. WHITFIELD.

Edward MR. BANNISTER.

Jun. Baron of Oakland . . MR. BADDELY.

Hugo MK. MOODY. Robert

MR. DIGNUM.

Lewis . ..... Ma. SUETT.

Martin MR. WILLIAMS.

Hubert MR. WEEK.

Charles MR. SEDGWICK.

Lady …   more >>

cite as

Michael Kelly, Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, volume 1 (London, 1826), p. 318-320. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1435164969620 accessed: 21 January, 2021

location of experience: Drury Lane

Listeners

Michael Kelly
theatre manager, Composer, Singing
1762-1826

Listening to

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Haunted Tower
written by Stephen Storace
performed by Michael Kelly, Miss Romanzini, Mr Baddely, Mr Bannister, Mr Moody, Mr Sedgwick, Mr Suett, Mr Webb, Mr Whitefield, Mr Williams, Mrs Booth, Madame Storace, Mrs Crouch

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 November, 1789
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:56:10 +0100
Approved on Sun, 03 Jan 2016 18:40:58 +0000