American Southern Minstrels, 27 May. 1844 -1 Jun. 1844, London

Event

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Event Type

Dramatic

Event Details

Venue Type: Theatre
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Dramatic
Venue: Strand Theatre
Date: 27 May 1844-1 June 1844
Date notes: dates approximate; number of performances unknown

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Fine Old Coloured Gemman, De American Southern Minstrels Whistled, Parody, Song
Pas Seul Parker/ American Southern Minstrels Dance

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) June 2, 1844: 6:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Dramatic
    • Troupe Name: "the American southern minstrels"
    • Performers Listed: “Messrs Robins, Wolcott, Parker, and King”,
    • Days & Times: "Whitsun campaign", “Evening”
    • Venue Name: Strand
    • Other Acts on Bill: "a popular little drama, called 'Legerdemain', together with Mr. Webb's last successful drama, 'One Hour with Napoleon,' and the favorite burlesque of 'Kinge Richard ye Third". "[T]he cracovienne danced by Flexmore”
    • Program Info: extensive listing: see attached document scan
    • Other:
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