Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels, 1876

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Run in: Brussels, Belgium

First performance: 3 February 1876

Sung in French   

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Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie

Address ∙ Place de la Monnaie, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

∙ w i t h ∙ I M P R E S A R I O S ∙

Oscar Stoumon

Édouard-Fortuné Calabresi

Don JoseBertin
MicaelaAlice Renaud
Conductor ∙ Joseph Dupont
Director/Regisseur ∙ Alexandre Lapissida
Costume ∙ Feignaert


Belgian premiere; ‘the event of the season […] more memorable than expected, no doubt’ (Isnardon, 554); revivals until 1901; the performance of Saturday September 29, 1876 was attended by Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria, a brother of Franz Joseph I.

Sources/References:; Jacques Isnardon, Le théâtre de la Monnaie depuis sa fondation jusqu’à nos jours (Brussels: Schott, 1890), 551-556

Refer to the Bibliographic Sources