Arundel Castle

Venue Type & Location

Private Residence

Site Name: Arundel Castle
Location: Arundel
County: Sussex
Location Type: Town - near town at determined location

Overview

  • Address: West Sussex, overlooking the River Arun.

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  • Audience Composition: Between 1842 and 1852, private performances at the Castle took place before invited members of the aristocracy.




     

     

  • Performance Space Description: A lavish, magnificent castle that has been home to the Dukes of Norfolk since the 13th Century. See the official website for further information and extensive imagery.





    Please see the 'Bibliographic Sources' link at right for a complete listing of materials (both primary and secondary) from which the above information was compiled.


     

    Beth Marquis

Troupes at Arundel Castle

Troupe Troupe Type # of events
Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Minstrel 1

Events at Arundel Castle

Event Date Venue Location Troupe
Minstrel Show 2 December 1846 - 2 December 1846 Arundel, Sussex Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48)

Bibliographic Sources

  • Arundel Castle Homepage. 02/24/2008 (http://www.arundelcastle.org/)
  • Illustrated London News December 5, 1846: 357-362.
    Info in Record:
    • venue description/décor/performance environment
    • imagery (venue)
  • Wright, Charles. The History and Description of Arundel Castle, Sussex. 2nd ed. London: printed for the Author, 1818.