Lucia Elizabeth Vestris

Lucia Elizabeth Vestris

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (January 1797 - 8 August 1856) was an English actress and a contralto opera singer, appearing in Mozart and Rossini works. While popular in her time, she was more notable as a theatre producer and manager. After accumulating a fortune from her performances, she leased the Olympic Theatre in London and produced a series of burlesques and extravaganzas for which the house became famous, especially popular works by James Planch . She also produced his work at other theatres she managed.
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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135773844
  • 9786135773842