Elizabeth (Bessy) Moore et al. in Paris - 20 December, 1820

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 20 December 1820, pages 181–182:

Bessy and I went in to dine with Lord John at Véry's; had a cabinet particulier. Mercer was of the party; a very agreeable dinner. […] Went all, except Mercer, to the French Opera, to see “Nina,” which was acted to perfection by Bigottini.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 20 December 1820. In Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 3 (London, 1853), p. 181–182. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1597058981476 accessed: 18 January, 2021

location of experience: Paris

Listeners

Elizabeth (Bessy) Moore
actress
1796-1865
Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer
1779-1852
1st Earl Russell
prime minister, Writer, Politician
1792-1878

Listening to

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Nina or La Folle par Amour
written by Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, after Nicolas Dalayrac

Experience Information

Date/Time 20 December, 1820
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:29:41 +0100
Approved on Mon, 07 Sep 2020 15:11:44 +0100