Booth, J.W., 27 Oct. 1851 -1 Nov. 1851, Yorkshire: West Riding


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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Troupe: Booth, J.W. (

50, 51 (J3)

Venue Type: Concert Hall
Location: Sheffield
County: Yorkshire: West Riding
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: Royal Adelphi Concert Hall
Date: 27 October 1851-1 November 1851
Date notes: dates uncertain - may have been there the previous week instead


Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) October 26, 1851: 12:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. J. Booth, a nigger delineator and clever clog-dancer”
    • Days & Times: “Monday evening last” (debut), “every evening”
    • Venue Name: “Sheffield”, “Royal Adelphi Concert Hall, Cattle Market”
    • Other Acts on Bill: “Herr Deulin’s highly-trained dogs and monkeys”, “Mr. Baker (the Red Man of Agar), Mr. George Garman, Mr. and Mrs. Sweeney, and Miss Stevenson”
    • Other: