Boatmen Ballet Troupe (Manchester, 50), 13 May. 1850 -13 May. 1850, Lancashire

Event

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Data layers

Event Type

Variety
Venue Type: Music Hall
Location: Manchester
County: Lancashire
Type: Variety
Venue: Casino
Date: 13 May 1850-13 May 1850
Date notes:

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Who's dat knocking at de Door Boatmen Ballet Troupe (Manchester, 50) Song
Boatmen of the Ohio (Ballet) Boatmen Ballet Troupe (Manchester, 50)


Performers (Specific Casting unknown):

  • Mr. Griffiths
  • Mr. Herring
  • Mr. Vousden
  • Maddle. Zitella
  • Mr. Sweeney may have participated as well
  • Ballet

    Bibliographic Sources

    • Theatrical Journal (London) May 16, 1850: 166-7.
      Info in Record:
      • Performance Type:
        Minstrel Show,
        Ballet
      • Performers Listed: “Mr. Sweeney.” “Messrs. Griffiths, Herring, Vousden, and Maddle. Zitella.”
      • Days & Times: “On the 13th.”
      • Venue Name: “Casino.”
      • Program Info: “A new ballet, entitled ‘The Boatmen of the Ohio.” “Who is dat knocking at de door.”
      • Other:
        description/review,
        reception
    • Theatrical Journal (London) May 23, 1850: 166: 2-167:1.
      Info in Record:
      • Performance Type:
        Variety
      • Performers Listed: “Mr. Sweeney”, “Messrs. Griffiths, Herring, Vousden, and Maddle. Zitella”.
      • Days & Times: “On the 13th inst.”
      • Venue Name: Casino
      • Other Acts on Bill: “harmony” (featuring “comic and sentimental” singers) during the intervals .
      • Program Info: “a new ballet, entitled 'The Boatmen of the Ohio'”, “Who is dat knocking at the door”.
      • Other:
        description/review,
        reception
    • Theatrical Journal (London) May 23, 1850: 166: 2-167:1.
      Info in Record:
      • Performance Type:
        Variety
      • Performers Listed: “Mr. Sweeney”, “Messrs. Griffiths, Herring, Vousden, and Maddle. Zitella”.
      • Days & Times: “On the 13th inst.”
      • Venue Name: Casino
      • Other Acts on Bill: “harmony” (featuring “comic and sentimental” singers) during the intervals .
      • Program Info: “a new ballet, entitled 'The Boatmen of the Ohio'”, “Who is dat knocking at the door”.
      • Other:
        description/review,
        reception