Elisabeth Kumm

Elisabeth Kumm

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:31

CHEEK, Muriel (d. 1947)

Australian operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Elizabeth Muriel Cheek. Daughter of Phillip Cheek (Gawler town inspector). Married AE Millhouse. Died 12 December 1947, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 249.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:30

CATHCART, Fanny (1833-1880)

English actress. Daughter of James Cathcart (manager) and Fanny Hubbard. Married (1) Robert Heir (actor), 1855, (2) George Darrell (actor), 1871. Died 3 January 1880, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Leading lady to GV Brooke in Australia during the 1850s.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 32.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:28

CARUSO, Enrico (1873-1921)

Italian operatic vocalist (tenor). Born 25 February 1873, Naples, Italy. Married (1) Ada Giachetti (de facto), (2) Dorothy Park Benjamin, 1918. Died 2 August 1921, Naples, Italy.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 243.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:27

CAREY, Eleanor (1852-1915)

Chilean-American actress. Married William F Blood (William F Blande), 4 January 1887, Mayor's Office, New York City, USA.

On stage in America and Australia from 1876.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 177.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:25

CARANDINI, Rosina (1844-1932)

Australian operatic vocalist and voice teacher. Born 27 August 1844, Hobart, TAS, Australia. Married Edward Hodson Palmer, 1860. Died 16 June 1932, South Yarra, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

Toured Australia and New Zealand.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 175.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:23

CARANDINI, Marie (1826-1894)

English operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Marie Burgess. Born 1826, London, England. Married Gerolamo Carandini (exiled Italian marquis & dancing master), 1843.

Arrived in Tasmania in 1833 and settled in Sydney from 1845.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 175.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:22

CANNOT, Jack (1883-1929)

English actor & vocalist. Né John Valentine Cannot. Cousin of Maurice Farkoa (actor). Married Stella Holland, 2 June 1914, Adelaide, SA, Australia. Died 2 August 1929, Maroubra, Sydney, NSW, Australia (committed suicide).

On stage in South Africa and Australia from 1900s. In Australia from 1910 performing for JC Williamson Ltd in pantomime, musical comedy and revue.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 220.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:15

CALVE, Emma (1858-1942)

French operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Rosa Emma Calvet. Born 15 August 1858, Decazeville, Aveyron, France. Daughter of Justin Calvet (civil engineer). Married Galileo Gasparini, 1911 (div. 1921). Died 6 January 1942, Montpellier, Herault, France.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 277.

Sunday, 30 April 2017 19:13

CAGLI, Augusto (fl. 1860s-1880s)

Italian manager.

Manager of Royal Italian Opera Company with Giovanni Pompei.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 232.

© 2018 Theatre Heritage Australia Inc. ABN 94 873 005 034, CAV Association No. A0052375A. All Rights Reserved