Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 3 May. 1847 -8 May. 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: 3 May 1847-8 May 1847
Date notes: <div class="noteheading">Performance Days Within Run:</div> <ul class="notes"> <LI>Tuesday Evening (May 4) <LI>Wednesday Morning (May 5) <LI>Thursday Evening (May 6) <LI>Saturday Evening (May 8) </UL> <p class='noteEntry'><strong>Part of a longer run <br> (December, 1846 – July, 1847) </strong></p>
Performers Listed:
  • Germon
  • Harrington
  • Pell
  • Stanwood
  • White
Other Event Info Available:
  • performance time
  • reception
  • ticket info
Other Troupe Info Available:
  • troupe calendar
  • troupe moniker
Other Info Available:
  • other (mention of correspondence being directed toward the performers)

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 May 2, 1847: 2:3 .
    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 evening”, “every Wednesday morning” (commencing next week)
    • Venue Name: St. James Theatre
    • Other:
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Era (London) May 2, 1847: 8:3.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Ethiopians
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
  • Observer (London) May 2, 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:
    • “every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    • “Day Performance every Wednesday morning”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time
    • ticket info