Circus Royal, Sunderland

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Venue Type & Location


Site Name: Unknown site
Location: Sunderland
County: Cumberland
Location Type: Town - multiple sites at uncertain locations


  • Address/Location: in Sunderland (uncertain whether the Sunderland in question, however, was in Cumberland or in County Durham)

  • Performance Space Description: As yet, little information about this venue has been found.

  • For a listing of blackface/minstrelsy-related events that took place in this performance space (with attached bibliographic references), follow the links at right.

    Beth Marquis

  • Troupes at Circus Royal, Sunderland

    Troupe Troupe Type # of events
    Hengler Circus 1

    Events at Circus Royal, Sunderland

    Event Date Venue Location Troupe
    Circus 6 January 1851 - 6 January 1851 Sunderland, Cumberland Hengler