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Ivanhoe; or, The Knights of the Temple

Playbill advertising a performance of Ivanhoe; or, The Knights of the Temple at the Theatre Royal, Edinburgh


Title:   Ivanhoe; or, The Knights of the Temple


The Barber of Seville (Subperformance)
Beneficiary:   Miss Halford
Author of 'Ivanhoe':   Sir Walter Scott
Composer of 'The Barber of Seville':   Gioacchino Rossini

Location:   Theatre Royal, Shakespere Square, Edinburgh

Date of performance:   19 May 1823

Notes:   'Ivanhoe' is here introduced as the latest of Sir Walter Scott’s novels to be turned into a stage play.


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