Details

Position: Singer

Nationality: English

b. 19 December 1900, d. 31 May 1953. Spent part of her childhood in Canada. Studied singing at Webber-Douglas School, toured USA and Canada in The Beggar’s Opera 1927-28, sang with Carl Rosa Company from 1929 until marriage to John Christie in 1931. Co-founder of Glyndebourne Festival and of the Edinburgh Festival.

Performances

Susanna / Le nozze di Figaro, 28 May 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 31 May 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 02 June 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 04 June 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 06 June 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 08 June 1934 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 06 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 10 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 12 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 15 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 18 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 21 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 27 June 1935 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 29 May 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 31 May 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 04 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 06 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 10 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 12 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 13 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 14 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 16 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 17 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 18 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 21 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 23 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 26 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 27 June 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 03 July 1936 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 24 May 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 28 May 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 03 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 05 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 07 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 09 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 11 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 12 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 16 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 22 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 28 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 30 June 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 01 July 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 03 July 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 07 July 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 08 July 1938 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 01 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 03 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 08 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 09 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 11 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 14 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 16 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 17 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 21 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 27 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 30 June 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 02 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 04 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 05 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 06 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 08 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Susanna / Le Nozze Di Figaro, 10 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Norina / Don Pasquale, 12 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Zerlina / Don Giovanni, 14 July 1939 at Glyndebourne view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 16 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 18 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 18 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 19 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 January 1940 at Theatre Royal, Brighton view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 23 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 25 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 25 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 26 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 27 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 27 January 1940 at Prince of Wales Theatre, Cardiff view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 30 January 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 31 January 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 31 January 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 01 February 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 01 February 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 02 February 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 03 February 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 03 February 1940 at Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 07 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 07 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 09 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 10 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 10 February 1940 at Opera House, Manchester view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 14 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 14 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 15 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 15 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 16 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Edinburgh view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 21 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 21 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 23 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 February 1940 at King's Theatre, Glasgow view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 05 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 07 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 09 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 09 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 12 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 March 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 01 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 02 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 03 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 03 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 04 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 05 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 10 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 10 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 11 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 12 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 15 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 16 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 18 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 19 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 23 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 25 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 26 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 27 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 27 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 29 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 30 April 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 01 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 01 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 02 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 03 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 04 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 04 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 06 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 07 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 08 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 09 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 10 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 11 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 11 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 13 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 14 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 15 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 15 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 16 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 17 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 18 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 18 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 20 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 21 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 22 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 23 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 24 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 25 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details

Polly Peachum / The Beggars Opera, 25 May 1940 at Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London view performance details