Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 30 May. 1846 -30 May. 1846, London

Event

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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Note:
Venue Type: Private Residence
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: Chiswick House
Date: 30 May 1846-30 May 1846
Date notes: <div class="noteheading">Performance Days Within Run:</div> <ul class="notes"> <LI>Saturday Morning (May 30) </UL>
Notes: 
Private Performance

before the Duke of Devonshire

Performers Listed:
  • “G.W. Pell”
  • “George Harrington”
  • “White”
  • “Moody Stanwood”
  • “Francis Germon”
Other Event Info Available:
  • audience
  • context
  • programme (full)
Other Troupe Info Available:
  • other (troupe manager/director)
Available Info About Individuals:
  • Germon :
    • acts
    • biography
    • description/review

  • Harrington :
    • acts
    • biography
    • description/review

  • Pell:
    • biography
    • description/review

  • Stanwood:
    • biography
    • description/review

  • White:
    • description/review

Other Info Available:
  • other (description of circulated program – “printed upon satin”)

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.

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Quick Step Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Quick Step
Come Darkies Sing Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Glee
Buffalo Gals Francis Germon/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Wild Raccoon Track Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Glee
Lucy Neal George Harrington/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Dance the Boatman Francis Germon/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Intermission
Love Not Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Slow Movement
Phantom Chorus Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Glee
Lucy Long Francis Germon/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Mary Blane George Harrington/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Old Dan Tucker Francis Germon/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Railroad Overture Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Finale

Bibliographic Sources

  • Chatsworth House, Devonshire MSS 6th Duke's Chiswick Scrapbook: Ref. 14 D2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    • Performers Listed: “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”; “Director. J.A. Dumbolton”
    • Days & Times: “Saturday Morning, May 30”
    • Program Info: Complete listing; see attached document scan
  • New York Clipper October 7, 1876
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Dumbolton’s Serenaders”
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “G.W. Pell”
    • “George Harrington”
    • “White”
    • “Moody Stanwood”
    • “Francis Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “Saturday Morning, May 30, 1846”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • context
    • programme (full)
    • other (description of circulated program – “printed upon satin”)