Ethiopian Serenaders (1846-48), 5 Apr. 1847 -10 Apr. 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: 5 April 1847-10 April 1847
Date notes: <div class="noteheading">Performance Days Within Run:</div> <ul class="notes"> <LI>Tuesday Evening (April 6) {“Easter Tuesday”} <LI>Wednesday Morning (April 7) <LI>Thursday Evening (April 8) <LI>Saturday Evening (April 10) </UL> <ul class="notes"> <LI>Dates not entirely certain; listed only as “Easter Week” </UL> <p class='noteEntry'><strong>Part of a longer run <br> (December, 1846 – July, 1847) </strong></p>
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Performers Listed:
  • Germon
  • Harrington
  • Pell
  • Stanwood
  • White
Other Event Info Available:
  • audience
  • performance time
  • 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 April 4, 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: “inimitable Entertainments,” “several Songs and Melodies as sung with such enthusiasm”.
    • 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
  • Era (London) April 11, 1847: 11:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: Original Ethiopian Serenaders
    • Venue Name: St. James’s Theatre
    • Other:
      description/review,
      reception
  • Observer (London) March 28, 1847: 1.
    Performance Type Indicated:
    • Minstrel Show
    Troupe Name as Given:
    • “Ethiopian Serenaders”
    Performers Listed:
    • “Pell, Harrington, White, Stanwood, and Germon”
    Days & Times Given:
    • “Resumed on Easter Tuesday, and continued every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Evening”
    • “Morning Performance will be given Every Wednesday (beginning on Wednesday in Easter week)”
    Other Acts on Bill Listed:
    • none
    Other Info in Record:
    • performance time
    • ticket info