Cooke's Hippodrome

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Venue Type & Location


Site Name: Travelling facility - no fixed location
Location: Various
County: Various
Location Type: Town - multiple sites at uncertain location


  • Performance Space Description: A travelling circus, erected in various cities/towns.

  • 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

  • Bibliographic Sources

    • Era (London) March 2, 1851: 12:4.

      refers to a Birmingham performance at the venue

    • Sheffield Times October 2, 1852: 7: 4,5.