French Opera: Les Dragons de Villars

Event Information

Venue(s):
Fifth Avenue Opera House

Proprietor / Lessee:
James, Jr. Fisk

Conductor(s):
E. [conductor, violinist] Colonne

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
28 August 2019

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

17 May 1869, Evening

Performers and/or Works Performed

1)
aka Glöckchen des Eremiten, Das
Composer(s): Maillart

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 17 May 1869, 12.
2)
Announcement: New York Sun, 17 May 1869, 1.
3)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 17 May 1869, 7.
4)
Announcement: New-York Times, 17 May 1869, 5.

“At the Fifth-avenue [sic] Theatre, Maillart’s opera, ‘Les Dragons de Villars,’ the success of which is a gratifying proof of popular musical intelligence, will be repeated to-night and on Wednesday and Friday. Mlle. Tostee will appear as Boulotte in ‘Barble Blue’ [sic] on the alternate evenings of the week.”