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1 (Britten: A Midsummer Night's Dream). Bar. A tailor, one of the rustics who perform a play for Duke Theseus and Hippolyta. Takes the part of Moonshine. Aria: This lanthorn doth the horned moon present. Created (1960) by Joseph Ward.

2 (Purcell: The Fairy Queen). Spoken. Similar to the role in (1) above. Creator (1692) unknown.

Subjects: Opera.

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