Michael Kelly in Drury Lane - 1798

from Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, page 142:

The next musical piece I produced at Drury Lane was in conjunction with Mr. 
Dusseck, the celebrated piano-forte player ; he composed the serious part of it,
I the comic. What he did, was masterly and effective. The piece was entitled, "The Captive of Spilburg;" the story from the French piece, "Camille ; ou, le
Souterrain;" it was ably managed by Prince Hoare, and had a run of seventeen
cite as

Michael Kelly, Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, volume 2 (London, 1826), p. 142. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436891628994 accessed: 22 June, 2024

location of experience: Drury Lane


Michael Kelly
theatre manager, Composer, Singing

Listening to

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The Captive of Spilburg
written by Michael Kelly, Jan Dussek

Experience Information

Date/Time 1798
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by cathcoyne on Tue, 14 Jul 2015 17:33:49 +0100
Approved on Mon, 04 Jan 2016 23:26:36 +0000