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The Lily of Killarney


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Opera in three acts
Libretto by Dion Boucicault and John Oxenford based on 'The Colleen Bawn' by Dion Boucicault and adapted by Dennis Arundell
Music by Julius Benedict
Cast in order of singing: (baritone) (tenor) (baritone) (baritone) (contralto) (baritone) (tenor) (contralto) (soprano) (bass) (mezzo-soprano) (soprano)(contralto)
Stanford Robinson (narrator)
Chorus-Master. Stephen Wilkinson
Leader, Reginald Stead
Conducted by Stanford Robinson
Produced by Ernest Warburton
followed by an interlude
See page 33


Story/Libretto: Dion Boucicault
Libretto: John Oxenford
Adapted by: Dennis Arundell
Music: Julius Benedict
Chorus-Master: Stephen Wilkinson
Leader: Reginald Stead
Conductor: Stanford Robinson
Producer: Ernest Warburton
O'Moore, a magistrate: Peter Walker
Hardress Cregan, Mrs Cregan's son: John Mitchinson
Hyland Craig, a guest: Brian Fish
Danny Mann, Hardress's manservant: Gwyn Griffiths
Mrs Cregan, a widow: Janet Fraser
Mr Corrigan, a lawyer: Jolyon Dodgson
Myles na Coppaleen: Duncan Robertson
Sheelah Danny's mother: Alfreda Hodgson
Elly O'Connor: Rae Woodland
Father Tom, a priest: Richard Golding
Ann Chute, an heiress: Margaret Lensky
Bridemaid: Barbara Platt
Bridemaid: Rachel Payne

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The Lily of Killarney

BBC Radio 3, 18 July 1968 15.00

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