Grover-Maretzek Italian and German Opera: Faust

Event Information

Venue(s):
Pike's Opera House

Manager / Director:
Lafayette F. Harrison

Conductor(s):
Max Maretzek

Price: $1

Event Type:
Opera

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
7 July 2017

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

29 Feb 1868, 1:00 PM

Performers and/or Works Performed

1)
Composer(s): Gounod
Text Author: Barbier, Carré
Participants:  Maretzek Italian Opera Company;  Grover German Opera Company;  Fanny Natali-Testa [contralto] (role: Siebel);  Fernando [bass-baritone] Bellini (role: Valentine);  Theodore Habelmann (role: Faust);  Nicolò Barili (role: Wagner);  Giuseppe B. [basso] Antonucci (role: Mephistopheles);  Minnie Hauk (role: Marguerite);  Madame [contralto] Reichardt (role: Martha)

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 26 February 1868, 7.
2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 28 February 1868.
3)
Announcement: New-Yorker Staats-Zeitung und Herold, 29 February 1868, 8.