James Cooke's Circus

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Venue Type & Location


Site Name: Travelling facility - no fixed location
Location: Various
County: Various
Location Type: Town - multiple sites at uncertain location


  • Performance Space Description: A travelling circus, erected in various cities/towns.

  • For a listing of blackface/minstrelsy-related events that took place in this performance space (with attached bibliographic references), follow the links at right

    Beth Marquis

  • Troupes at James Cooke's Circus

    Troupe Troupe Type # of events
    Cooke, James Circus 1

    Events at James Cooke's Circus

    Event Date Venue Location Troupe
    Circus 15 January 1849 - 15 January 1849 Various, Various Cooke, James