Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 1 Feb. 1847 -6 Feb. 1847, 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: 1 February 1847-6 February 1847
Date notes: <div class="noteheading">Performance Days Within Run:</div> <ul class="notes"> <LI>Tuesday Evening (Feb. 2) <LI>Wednesday Morning (Feb. 3) <LI>Thursday Evening (Feb. 4) <LI>Saturday Evening (Feb. 6) </UL> <p class='noteEntry'><strong>Part of a longer run <br> (December, 1846 – July, 1847) </strong></p>
Notes: 
Performers Listed:
  • Germon
  • Harrington
  • Pell
  • Stanwood
  • White
Other Event Info Available:
  • performance time
  • programme (general)
  • reception
  • ticket info
Other Troupe Info Available:
  • troupe calendar
  • troupe moniker

Note: All ‘Other Info’ Categories list information that can be found about each item in relation to this event and/or the writings surrounding it.

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell’s Life in London January 31, 1847 : 2:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    • Performers Listed: “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    • Days & Times: “on TUESDAY, THURSDAY and SATURDAY”,
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
    • Program Info: “The programme on each occasion will be selected from their most popular pieces, including several New Songs and Melodies.”
    • Other:
      audience
      description/review
      performance time
      reception
      ticket info
  • Era (London) January 24, 1847: 8:3.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “celebrated Ethiopian Serenaders”
    • Performers Listed: “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    • Days & Times: “every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday”, “Day Performance every Wednesday morning”
    • Venue Name: “St. James’s Theatre”
    • Other:
      performance time
  • Morning Chronicle (London) January 25, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (“Doors open at Eight o’clock”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes and stalls at Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street; and at the Box-office.”)
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 1, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “repeated To-morrow, and every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    • “Grand Juvenile Performance on Wednesday Morning next, Feb. 3”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (Day performance: “Doors open at Two o’clock”; Evening performances: “Doors open at Eight o’clock”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes and Stalls at Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street; and at the Box-office.”)
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 1, 1847: 4: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    • “Day Performance on Wednesday Morning next, Feb. 3”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (Day performance: “Doors open at Two o’clock”; Evening performances: “Doors open at Eight o’clock”)
    • ticket info

      (“Private Boxes, Stalls, and Places may be engaged at Mitchell’s Library, 33, Old Bond-street; and at the Box-office.”)
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 3, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “To-morrow Evening, and every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    • “Day Performance this Morning next (Wednesday), February 3”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (Day performance: “Doors open at Two o’clock”; Evening performances: “Doors open at Eight o’clock”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes and stalls at Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street; and at the Box-office.”)
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 4, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “At the St. James Theatre This Evening”
    • “Saturday Evening, St. James’ Theatre”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • none
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 8, 1847: 4.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • not specified for this event
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • audience
    • reception
  • Observer (London) January 24, 1847: 1: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “Continuing (…) on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday”
    • “Day Performance every Wednesday morning until Easter”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (Evening performances: “Doors open at eight o’clock, commence at half-past”; Day performances: “Doors open at two o’clock, commence at half-past”)
    • programme (general)

      (“the Programme will be varied on each occasion.”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes, 4s.; Pit, 2s; Amphitheatre, 2s. Private Boxes, Stalls, and Places may be engaged at Mr. Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street; also at the Box-office of the Theatre, which is open daily from 11 till 5 o’clock.”)
  • Observer (London) January 31, 1847: 1: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “Continuing (…) on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday”
    • “Day Performance every Wednesday morning until Easter”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time

      (Evening performances: “Doors open at eight o’clock, commence at half-past”; Day performances: “Doors open at two o’clock, commence at half-past”)
    • programme (general)

      (“the Programme on each occasion will be selected from their most popular pieces, including several New Songs and Melodies.”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes, 4s.; Pit, 2s; Amphitheatre, 2s. Private Boxes, Stalls, and Places may be engaged at Mr. Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street; and at all libraries and musicsellers; also at the Box-office of the Theatre, which is open daily from 11 till 5 o’clock.”)