Dumbolton's Serenaders (1848-49), 18 Dec. 1848 -22 Dec. 1848, London

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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Venue Type: Theatre
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: St. James Theatre
Date: 18 December 1848-22 December 1848
Date notes: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell's Life in London December 10, 1848: 2:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Dumbolton’s Serenaders
    • Days & Times: “Tomorrow (Monday), Wednesday, and Friday evenings”
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
    • Program Info: “original songs and glees written and composed expressly for this company”
    • Other:
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Bell's Life in London December 10, 1848: 2:5.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Dumbolton’s Serenaders
    • Days & Times: “will perform every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday until Christmas”
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
    • Other:
      other (surrounding events at venue)
  • Era (London) December 17, 1848: 1:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type Indicated:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “Dumbolton Serenaders”
    • Days and Times: “Monday evening, Wednesday evening and Friday evening” (to follow)
    • Venue Name: “St. James Theatre”
    • Program Info: “variety of original songs, Glees etc.”
    • Other:
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Era (London) December 17, 1848: 1:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type Indicated:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “Dumbolton Serenaders”
    • Days and Times: “on Wednesday Morning Next” (seems to be instead of Wednesday evening performance)
    • Venue Name: “St. James’s Theatre”
    • Program Info: “their popular Ethiopian entertainment”
    • Other:
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Era (London) December 24, 1848: 1:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type Indicated:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “Dumbolton’s Serenaders”
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre”
    • Program Info: “their popular Ethiopian entertainment”
    • Other:
      audience,
      reception