Phillips, Henry, 18 May. 1846 -19 May. 1846, Nottinghamshire

Event

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Event Type

Vocal Entertainment

Event Details

Troupe: Phillips, Henry
Note:
Venue Type: Lecture Hall
Location: Nottingham
County: Nottinghamshire
Type: Vocal Entertainment
Venue: Mechanics' Institute
Date: 18 May 1846-19 May 1846
Date notes: Monday, Tuesday

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Adventures in America Henry Phillips/ Phillips, Henry Musical Entertainment

Bibliographic Sources

  • Nottingham Mercury May 1, 1846: Referenced in University of Bristol, Barker Collection.
    Document Note:
    • Similar advertisements for this event appeared (in this paper) on May 8 & 15, 1846.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Vocal Entertainment
    • Performers Listed: Henry Phillips
    • Days & Times: May 18 & 19
    • Venue Name: Music Hall, Mechanics’ Institute
    • Program Info: “Adventures in America”
    • Other:
      ticket info
  • Nottingham Mercury May 15, 1846
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Vocal Entertainment
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. H. Phillips”
    • Days & Times: “Monday and Tuesday next”
    • Venue Name: “the Music Hall of the Mechanics’ Institution”
    • Program Info: “his Adventures in the ‘States’”
    • Other:
      description/review
  • Nottingham Mercury May 22, 1846
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Vocal Entertainment
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. H. Phillips”
    • Days & Times: “On Monday and Tuesday evenings” (past)
    • Venue Name: “at the Mechanics’ Institution”
    • Program Info: “his vocal entertainment, called ‘Adventures in America’”, including imitations of American slave culture.
    • Other:
      audience,
      description/review,
      other (mention that a rumour had circulated suggesting [falsely] that this was not the real Phillips)