Beyadere and Female Serenaders, 3 May. 1847 -8 May. 1847, London


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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Venue Type: Theatre
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: Strand Theatre
Date: 3 May 1847-8 May 1847
Date notes: number of performances unknown

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Mary Blane Song
Railroad Overture Overture
Rosa Lee Song
Who's dat knocking at de Door Song
Don't be foolish, Joe Song

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell’s Life in London May 9, 1847: 3:2 .
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Bayadere Serenaders
    • Performers Listed: Jonia, Orinthia, Cleopatra, Alethea and Bono
    • Days & Times: “the past week”
    • Venue Name: New Strand Theatre
    • Program Info: “several familiar songs, choruses, &c, […] “Who’s dat knocking at the door,” “Rosa Lee,” “Don’t be foolish, Joe,” “Mary Blane,” […] “The Railroad Overture.”
    • Other:
      other (minstrelsy context - notes “the present rage for ebony novelty.”),
      other (surrounding acts at venue)