Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 29 Mar. 1847 -3 Apr. 1847, London

Event

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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: 29 March 1847-3 April 1847
Date notes: Performances T,Th,S (Evening), M (Day)

Bibliographic Sources

  • Bell’s Life in London February 14, 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”, “every Monday morning during Lent, instead of Wednesday”
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
    • Other:
      description/review,
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Era (London) March 28, 1847: 8:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Ethiopian Serenaders
    • Days & Times: Reengagement beginning Easter Tuesday
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 15, 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:
    • “continued until Easter, every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evenings”
    • “the Weekly Morning Entertainment will take place every Monday during Lent, instead of Wednesday as hitherto”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • context

      (“during Lent”)
    • performance time

      (“Doors open at Eight o’clock, the performance commencing at Half-past Eight”; Day Performance “commencing at Half-Past Two”)
  • Morning Chronicle (London) February 22, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “evening entertainment will be continued as usual, every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday”
    • “continue their day representations every Monday (during Lent) instead of Wednesday, as heretofore”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • context

      (“during Lent”)
    • ticket info

      (“Boxes and Stalls at Mitchell’s Royal Library, 33, Old Bond-street, and at the Box-office.”)