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Topic: operas and operettas

1819
1819
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1978
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1978
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Les auteurs de la belle Bourbonnaise / G. LaFosse.

Les auteurs de la belle Bourbonnaise / G. LaFosse.

French caricature shows two men in a balloon basket shaped like a tri-corner hat attached to a balloon with the face of a man (possibly Italian statesman Francesco Crispi) labeled "La belle Bourbonnaise" for an... more

Juvenile Pinafore

Juvenile Pinafore

Poster advertising H.M. Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan as performed by children.

Fatinitza
Fatinitza
H.M.S. Pinafore

H.M.S. Pinafore

Poster advertising H.M. Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan as performed by children.

The operatic war in New York / J.K.

The operatic war in New York / J.K.

Print shows a clash between the Academy of Music and the Metropolitan Opera, with Henry E. Abbey, opera singers, conductors, and orchestras; some of the identified figures include Marcella Sembrich, Sofia Scalc... more

Patience
Sapho: Théâtre de l'Opéra-Comique / / PAL.

Sapho: Théâtre de l'Opéra-Comique / / PAL.

Performing arts poster for a performance of a comic opera by Henri Cain and Arthur Bernède, with music by Jules Massenet and based on a novel by Alphonse Daudet, showing Emma Calvé as Fanny LeGrand.

The diversions of high society / Albert Levering.

The diversions of high society / Albert Levering.

Illustration shows a large crowd of men and woman, all wearing formal evening clothes, three women wearing short red dresses have secured the attentions of several young men, to the chagrin of others, during an... more

As seen from the boxes / Keppler.

As seen from the boxes / Keppler.

Illustration shows H.H. Rogers, John D. Rockefeller, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., and a man labeled "Armour", possibly J. Ogden Armour, in a theater box during an opera with two women labeled "Law" and "Justice" s... more

Grand opera opens / L.M. Glackens.

Grand opera opens / L.M. Glackens.

Illustration shows Giulio Gatti-Casazza and Oscar Hammerstein throwing puppets labeled "Tenor, Second Tenor, Contralto, Baritone, Basso, Mezzo Soprano, [and] High Soprano" at each other.

"The Mikado" - second and last act / J.S. Pughe.

"The Mikado" - second and last act / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows Theodore Roosevelt as "Mikado Roosevelt" with a large cast of characters, including "Pish Tush Root" and "Pooh Bah Taft", on stage where "Koko Bonaparte", holding a large sword labeled "Depar... more

Opening of the opera season - drilling the merry villagers / L.M. Glackens.

Opening of the opera season - drilling the merry villagers / L.M. Glac...

Illustration shows President William H. Taft directing male and female dancers on a stage in a production of "Princess Prosperity", a script for which he is holding in his right hand. The male dancers hold empt... more

Oh, you grand grand opera! / W.E. Hill '13.

Oh, you grand grand opera! / W.E. Hill '13.

Illustration shows an opera manager talking with an attractive young woman who aspires to be an opera singer; two somewhat less attractive and considerably heavier women wearing costumes, stand behind them.

Scenes and behind scenes at the Metropolitan opera / Hy Mayer ; drawn by Hy Mayer.

Scenes and behind scenes at the Metropolitan opera / Hy Mayer ; drawn ...

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon showing Giulio Gatti-Casazza with the trained animals for various operas and a woman sitting in the "celebrated 'Horseshoe'" section of the operahouse; the surrounding vign... more

Victor Herbert's comic opera "Fortune teller" with famous "gypsy love song"

Victor Herbert's comic opera "Fortune teller" with famous "gypsy love ...

Poster for Federal Theatre and Music Project presentation of "Fortune Teller" at the Emery, Walnut and Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio, showing the king of hearts playing card.

Federal Music Project presents the comic opera "Die fledermaus" - "The bat" by Johann Strauss

Federal Music Project presents the comic opera "Die fledermaus" - "The...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Die Fledermaus" at the San Bernardino High School auditorium, showing a bat.

W.P.A. Federal Music Project of New York City [presents] two chamber operas, "The romance of robot" [and] "La serva padrona"

W.P.A. Federal Music Project of New York City [presents] two chamber o...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "The Romance of Robot" a romantic satire by Frederic Hart and Tillman Breiseth, and "La Serva Padrona" a comic interlude by Pergolesi; dramatic production devise... more

"The Pirates of Penzance"

"The Pirates of Penzance"

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "The Pirates of Penzance" at the Savoy Theatre, showing a pirate and ship.

Los Angeles Federal Music Project presents "The chocolate soldier"

Los Angeles Federal Music Project presents "The chocolate soldier"

Poster for the Federal Music Project presentation of "The Chocolate Soldier" at the Santa Ana High School Auditorium, Santa Ana, Calif., showing a woman and a soldier embracing.

"The chocolate soldier"

"The chocolate soldier"

Poster for the Federal Music Project presentation of "The Chocolate Soldier" at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, Calif., showing a woman standing next to a soldier.

"The chocolate soldier"

"The chocolate soldier"

Poster for the Federal Music Project presentation of "The Chocolate Soldier" at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, Calif., showing a woman standing next to a soldier.

"The Mikado"

"The Mikado"

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "The Mikado" at the El Centro High School auditorium, showing Japanese tea garden.

"Carmen" Municipal Auditorium, Long Beach.

"Carmen" Municipal Auditorium, Long Beach.

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Carmen" at the Municipal Auditorium, Long Beach, Calif., showing a woman dancing.

"The chocolate soldier"

"The chocolate soldier"

Poster for the Federal Music Project presentation of "The Chocolate Soldier" at the Municipal Auditorium, Long Beach, California.

"The chocolate soldier"

"The chocolate soldier"

Poster for the Federal Music Project presentation of "The Chocolate Soldier" at the Savoy Theatre, San Diego, Calif., showing a woman and a soldier embracing.

"Hansel and Gretel" by Humperdinck

"Hansel and Gretel" by Humperdinck

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Hansel and Gretel" at the W.P.A. Theatre, 614 S.W. 11th St., showing Hansel and Gretel sitting on a bench.

Cincinnati Federal Theatre [presents] "Mikado" [a] Gilbert & Sullivan operetta

Cincinnati Federal Theatre [presents] "Mikado" [a] Gilbert & Sullivan ...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Mikado" at the Emery, Walnut & Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio.

"Carmen"

"Carmen"

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Carmen" at the Philharmonic Auditorium, Los Angeles, Calif., showing a woman dancing.

WPA in Ohio Federal Music Project presents Verdi's grand opera "Il trovatore" Cast of 75 : Rudolph Schueller director.

WPA in Ohio Federal Music Project presents Verdi's grand opera "Il tro...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Il Trovatore."

Works Progress Administration Federal Music Project of New York City Theatre of Music Presenting chamber operas, symphony concerts, grand operas, [and] chamber music at popular prices.

Works Progress Administration Federal Music Project of New York City T...

Poster for Federal Music Project of New York City presentation of operas, concerts, and chamber music at the Theatre of Music, 254 W. 54th St., New York City, New York.

"Hansel and Gretel" Adapted from the opera for children .... by Humperdinck : Limited return engagement by popular demand.

"Hansel and Gretel" Adapted from the opera for children .... by Humper...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Hansel and Gretel" at the Greek Open Air Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif., showing Hansel and Gretel standing next to a tree.

"The Mikado"

"The Mikado"

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "The Mikado" at the Philharmonic Auditorium, showing Japanese tea garden.

Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel"

Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel"

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Hansel and Gretel" at the W.P.A. Theatre, showing a tree stump and a cottage in the woods.

"Carmen"

"Carmen"

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Carmen" at the Philharmonic Auditorium, Los Angeles, Calif., showing a woman dancing.

Cincinnati Federal Theatre [presents] "Pirates of Penzance" [a] Gilbert & Sullivan operetta

Cincinnati Federal Theatre [presents] "Pirates of Penzance" [a] Gilber...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "The Pirates of Penzance" at Emery, Walnut & Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio, showing a pirate ship.

Cuyahoga County Opera Association and Federal Music Project present "Giroflé Girofla" by Charles Le Coq Comic opera.

Cuyahoga County Opera Association and Federal Music Project present "G...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Giroflé Girofla" at the Alliance of Poles Hall, 6964 Broadway.

Cuyahoga County Opera Association and Federal Music Project present "Giroflé Girofla" by Charles Le Coq Comic opera.

Cuyahoga County Opera Association and Federal Music Project present "G...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Giroflé Girofla" at the Holy Family Auditorium, E. 131 St. and Chapleside.

"Carmen" Presented by Cuyahoga County Opera Association and the Federal Music Project : Ballet directed by Madame Bianca.

"Carmen" Presented by Cuyahoga County Opera Association and the Federa...

Poster for Federal Music Project presentation of "Carmen," showing a matador.

"The Mikado" at Shrewsbury

"The Mikado" at Shrewsbury

Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title:Y "Mikado" yn yr Amwythig.Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002).Dyddiad/Date: November 24, 1950.Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film negative.Cyfeiriad/Reference: (gch0... more

Fatinitza
Fatinitza
The mascot
The mascot
Patience

Patience

Male character surrounded by girls in togas and laurel wreaths and soldiers in helmuts. Includes vignettes of other scenes in corners.

Patience

Patience

Male character surrounded by girls in togas and laurel wreaths and soldiers in helmuts. Includes vignettes of other scenes in corners.

The mikado
The mikado