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On this day… Scottish Opera Singer Mary Gordon

World-renowned Scottish opera singer Mary Garden poses in costume as Méĺisande in Debussy’s Pelléas et Méĺisande. 4th April,1908. Source: On this day…

04/04/2016 · Leave a comment

Yvonne Arnaud by Bassano (1912)

See also the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford. Yvonne Arnaud (1890 – 1958) was a French pianist, singer and actress. After beginning a career as a concert pianist as a child, Arnaud … Continue reading

11/07/2015 · 4 Comments

Gabrielle Ray as Frou Frou in The Merry Widow (1907)

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
In the first decade of the 20th century, Gabrielle Ray (1883 – 1973) had a good career in musical theatre, she was considered one of…

10/11/2015 · 2 Comments