Merrie England : 1989

Merrie England

An English comic opera in two acts
by Edward German to a libretto by Basil Hood.

The patriotic story concerns love and rivalries
at the court of Queen Elizabeth I,
when a love letter sent by Sir Walter Raleigh
to one of Queen Elizabeth's Ladies in Waiting, Bessie Throckmorton,
ends up in the hands of the Queen.

It opened at the Savoy Theatre in London on 2 April 1902

Music by Edward German

Libretto by Basil Hood

Merrie England was performed
from Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th March 1989.

Merrie England was performed at the Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

An Amateur Performance by arrangement with Chappell Music Ltd.

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