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OhioOperaLover commented about Palace Theatre on Jan 17, 2006 at 1:53 pm

We have an old playbill from The Palace (unfortunately, they didn’t bother to print a “year” on it). It reads thus (note: some of the singers would become quite famous) …

PALACE THEATRE
GITRUH AMUSEMENT CO., Lessees
BERNARD LUSTIG, Resident Manager

THURDAY EVENING, NOVEMBER TWENTY-NINTH
AT EIGHT FIFTEEN

Principal Artists of the
BOSTON GRAND OPERA COMPANY
(of Massachusetts)

MAX RABINOFF, MANAGING DIRECTOR

PRESENTING SCENES FROM POPULAR OPERAS

PROGRAMMA

No. 1 — The Star Spangled Banner
Sarame Raynolds

No. 2 — Third Act of Rigoletto
Queena Sinathino
Barbara Maurel
Eduardo Le Jarazu
Ernest Davis

No. 3 — First Act Cavalleria (Rusticana)
Sarame Raynolds
Omera Porrega
Fely Clement
Maria Lara

No. 4 — First Act Tales of Hoffman
Queena Sinathino
Barbara Maurel
Paolo Ananian
Graham Marr
Ernesto Romario
Armando Finzi

No. 5 — Act Three, Lucia di Lammermoor
Ada Navarrete
Fely Clement
Omera Porrega
Eduardo Le Jarazu
Paolo Ananian
Ernest Davis

No. 6 — Mad Scene from Lucia di Lammermoor
Ada Navarrete
Paolo Ananian

No. 7 — Marsellaise
Barbara Maurel

CONDUCTOR Agide Jacchia
ASSISTANT CONDUCTOR Joseph Littau

Five minute intermission between numbers two and three, four and five. Seven minute intermission between five and six.

[union bug at bottom right corner, with number “5]