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March 18, 1902: Italian Tenors Are a Lire a Dozen | Wretched Richard’s Almanac

Tenor Enrico Caruso recorded ten arias for the Gramophone & Typewriter Company in Milan, Italy. He was paid 100 pounds sterling, and was not required to do any typing. These … Continue reading

03/18/2016 · Leave a comment

On this day: Sarah Booth’s Covent Garden Debut

Famous English actress Sarah Booth made her debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden on the 23rd of November, 1810. She played Amanthis in the play Child of Nature… … Continue reading

11/23/2015 · Leave a comment

Covent Garden Theatre 1808 fire and rebuild

Originally posted on All Things Georgian:
? Covent Garden Theatre 1808 prior to the fire Image courtesy of the Museum of London ? The first theatre on the site opened…

09/18/2014 · Leave a comment