THEATRE ROYAL, COVENT GARDEN
Thursday May 19 1825
The opera DER FREISCHUTZ
or the Black Huntsman of Bohemia
with music by Carl Maria Von Weber
With Mr. Baker in the role of Ottocar and Egerton as Conrad, Baker was also to sing the role of Mr. Selborne in the Comedy
A ROLAND FOR AN OLIVER
The schedule for twelve other plays and operas are given on the same bill.
RARE In good condition aside from some minor loss not effecting text 13 ¼ x 8 ½ "
Ref: LRA3062/DNN/ dd.andd >RAL PRICE CODE B
For the theatre and opera historian this is a fascinating glimpse into how hard a troupe of actors were worked during the Georgian period.
The cast included the then aging Mr. John Fawcett (1768-1837); Mr. George John Bennett (1800-1879) the noted Shakespearian actor.