Benjamin Lumley in Her Majesty's Theatre - 28 March, 1846

from Reminiscences of the Opera, pages 147-8:

"Nino" again resumed its course, and was played till the return of Madame Castellan rendered a change at last imperative, for the "rentree" of a prima donna, already popular with the subscribers. She appeared on the 28th of March, in "Linda di Chamouni," and with her now habitual success. The representation offered no novelty, beyond the debut of Mademoiselle Gaetanina Brambilla, …   more >>

cite as

Benjamin Lumley, Reminiscences of the Opera (London, 1864), p. 147-8. accessed: 30 May, 2024

location of experience: Her Majesty's Theatre


Benjamin Lumley
Opera manager, Solicitor

Listening to

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Linda di Chamouni
written by Gaetano Donizetti
performed by Gaetanina Brambilla, Madame Castellan

Experience Information

Date/Time 28 March, 1846
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Tue, 04 Aug 2015 11:46:04 +0100
Approved on Sun, 24 Apr 2016 15:28:46 +0100