Juba (1850-1851), 29 Jul. 1850 -3 Aug. 1850, Lancashire


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Event Details

Venue Type: Exhibition Hall
Location: Manchester
County: Lancashire
Type: Variety
Venue: Colosseum
Date: 29 July 1850-3 August 1850
Date notes: Dates uncertain as yet - needs further research, specification

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) August 4, 1850: 11: 2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Performers Listed: “Jumba”
    • Venue Name: “the Colloseum” (Manchester)
    • Other:
      description/review – “Jumba is jumping very fast at the Colosseum, but too fast is worse than too slow, and we advise Jumba to be wise in time. It is easier to jump down than to jump up.”