Barlow, W.R., 4 Jan. 1847 -9 Jan. 1847, London


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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Troupe: Barlow, W.R.
Venue Type: Church
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: Grand Harmonic Hall, Grapes Tavern/Surrey Music Hall
Date: 4 January 1847-9 January 1847
Date notes: dates uncertain

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell’s Life in London January 3, 1847: 2:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Performers Listed: “American Barlow, the renowned banjoist and prince of nigger minstrels and serenaders”
    • Days & Times: “Wednesday next, Jan. 6, 1847.”
    • Venue Name: Grand Harmonic hall, Grapes Tavern
    • Other Acts on Bill: “improvisatore, Mr. Charles Sloman”, “Messrs Ward and Fox” in “the Speaking Automaton, the London Statues, Poses Plastiques &c, &c”.
    • Other:
      performance time