Chevalier St. George Troupe (London-Princess, 45), 14 May. 1845 -14 May. 1845, London

Event

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Event Type

Dramatic
Venue Type: Theatre
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Dramatic
Venue: Princess' Theatre
Date: 14 May 1845-14 May 1845
Date notes: Wednesday; date approximate (may have been following week)

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Chevalier St. George, Le Chevalier St. George Troupe (London-Princess, 45)

A “compressed”, two act version;

  • “the celebrated Creole Chrichton [was] made the hero” and “some antislavery sentiments [were] freely intermixed and vigorously expressed” (Theatrical Journal. May 24: 162-63)

    Casting:
  • Chevalier - James Wallack
  • Play

    Bibliographic Sources

    • Theatrical Journal (London) May 24, 1845: 162-163:1.
      Info in Record:
      • Performance Type:
        Dramatic
      • Performers Listed: Chevalier: Mr. Wallack
      • Days & Times: “produced on Wednesday night”
      • Venue Name: Princess Theatre
      • Program Info: A “compressed”, two act version of the play “Le Chevalier St. George”. Suggests that “the celebrated Creole Chrichton [was] made the hero” and “some antislavery sentiments [were] freely intermixed and vigorously expressed”
      • Other:
        description/review,
        reception,
        other (mention of a recent performance of the piece at the St. James, with different actors)