D'Oyly Carte

D'Oyly Carte
/doy"lee kahrt"/
1. Richard, 1844-1901, English theatrical producer.
2. an English light opera company founded in London in 1881 by Richard D'Oyly Carte primarily for the presentation of the works of Gilbert and Sullivan.

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  • D’Oyly Carte — (1844–1901) the man who brought W S Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan together to write their very successful series of operas, called the Savoy Operas because they were performed after 1881 at D’Oyly Carte’s new Savoy Theatre in London. D’Oyly… …   Universalium

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  • D'Oyly Carte — noun English impresario who brought Gilbert and Sullivan together and produced many of their operettas in London (1844 1901) • Syn: ↑Richard D Oyly Carte • Instance Hypernyms: ↑showman, ↑promoter, ↑impresario …   Useful english dictionary

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  • D'Oyly Carte Opera Company — Publicity poster for The Mikado, 1919 The D Oyly Carte Opera Company was a professional light opera company that staged Gilbert and Sullivan s Savoy operas. The company performed nearly year round in the UK and sometimes toured in Europe, North… …   Wikipedia

  • Richard D'Oyly Carte — (3 May 1844 ndash; 3 April 1901) was an English talent agent, theatrical impresario and hotelier during the latter half of the Victorian era. He is best known for producing the Savoy Operas of Gilbert and Sullivan, founding the D Oyly Carte Opera …   Wikipedia

  • Rupert D'Oyly Carte — from 1913 to 1948. Carte s opera company continued to promote the Gilbert and Sullivan comic operas that had originally been produced by his father, keeping them before the public by launching major London seasons, as well as touring… …   Wikipedia

  • Bridget D'Oyly Carte — from 1948 until 1982.Life and careerBridget D Oyly Carte was born at Suffolk Street, Pall Mall, London, and educated in England and abroad. In 1926, when she was only 18, she married her first cousin, John David Gathorne Hardy, the fourth Earl of …   Wikipedia

  • Richard D’Oyly Carte — (* 3. Mai 1844 in London; † 3. April 1901 in London) war ein englischer Theateragent, Impresario, Komponist und Hotelbesitzer. Carte erbaute das Savoy Theatre und das Palace Theatre sowie das Savoy Hotel. Seine O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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