"Ethiopian Serenaders" (impostors), 20 Oct. 1847 -21 Oct. 1847, Hampshire

Event

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Event Type

Minstrel Show

Event Details

Venue Type: Multi-use
Location: Portsmouth
County: Hampshire
Type: Minstrel Show
Venue: Green-row Rooms
Date: 20 October 1847-21 October 1847
Date notes: Wednesday, Thursday

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) October 17, 1847: 12:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Troupe Name: “the Ethiopian Serenaders”
    • Days & Times: “on the 20th and 21st” (coming)
    • Venue Name: “Green Row Rooms, Portsmouth”.
    • Other:
      (performance context)
  • Era (London) October 24, 1847: 8:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Performers Listed: “a party of nigger singers […] calling themselves ‘The celebrated and original Ethiopian Serenaders’” (impostors)
    • Venue Name: “Portsmouth”.
    • Other:
      description/review