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Winchester Operatic Society - Cavalliera Rusticana & Trial by Jury - November 2009 - Theatre Royal Winchester


Programme of Cavalleria Rusticana and Trial by Jury (double bill) - Winchester Operatic Society
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Director - Tony Ayres

Musical Director - Derek Beck

Choreography - Louise Hodson

By Pietro Mascagni (Cavalleria Rusticana)

and Gilbert and Sullivan (Trial by Jury)


Cavalleria Rusticana Principal Roles:

Santuzza, a peasant girl - Kate Freemantle

Turiddu, a young villager - Tony Reid

Lucia, Turiddu's mother - Penny Bullough

Alfio, a carter - Peter Barber

Lola, Alfio's wife - Carole Lilly

Trial by Jury Principal Roles:

(NB All Trial by Jury principals are in the chorus for Cav. Rusticana)

The Learned Judge - Adrian Hickford

The Plaintiff - Georgina Bottriell

The Defendant - Peter Revis

Counsel for the Plaintiff - James Fitzgerald

Usher - Clive Hilton

Foreman of the Jury - Hamish McDonald



Sopranos: Sue Aiken, Debbie Cleary, Anne McDonald, Noeline Ormerod, Heather Reid, Lois Price, Fredrica Teale, Mary Twomey

Altos: Gill Beck, Anne Croudass, Jan Gwynne Howell, Talia Hedstrom, Annette Hilton, Louise Hodson, Grace Honeysett, Pamela Jones, Nicola Moore, Liz Petley Jones, Gill Russell, Claire Smith, Joyce Smith, Fran Stirrup


Tenors: Graham Light, Chris Milne, Colin Paice


Basses: Stephen Gleed, Bob Jones, Alan Matheson

Charity Collection
Wells for India - A Winchester based charity working to bring water and dignity to the poorest people of Rajasthan
Awards and Nominations

Nomination of Daily Echo Curtain Call award for Best Performance in an Opera - Kate Freemantle (Cavalliera Rusticana)

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