Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 4 Jan. 1847 -9 Jan. 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: 4 January 1847-9 January 1847
Date notes: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday evening

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Color'd Fancy Ball, De Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song, Glee
Lucy Neal George Harrington/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Railroad Overture Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song, Overture
Overture Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song, Overture
My Skiff is by de Shore Francis Germon/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song
Old Joe Gilbert W. Pell/ Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48) Song

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) January 3, 1847: 8:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “celebrated Ethiopian Serenaders”
    • Performers Listed: Germon, Pell, Harrington.
    • Days & Times: “every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings during the Christmas Holidays”
    • Venue Name: “St. James’s Theatre”
    • Program Info: Fairly extensive listing; see attached document scan.
    • Other:
      other (warning: only the versions of the songs published by Mr. Mitchell are authentic)