King's Head

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Venue Type & Location


Site Name: King's Head
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Location Type: Town - in town at determined location


  • Address: 29 Old Compton Street, Soho. For a current map, Click Here .

  • Performance Space Description: As yet, little information about this venue has been found.

  • 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 King's Head

    Troupe Troupe Type # of events
    Williams - Dick Cain's Black Cultural Performance 1

    Events at King's Head

    Event Date Venue Location Troupe
    Cultural Performance 20 January 1851 - 25 January 1851 London, London (city-county) Williams - Dick Cain's Black

    Bibliographic Sources

    • Historical Directory of Pubs in the South East of England, including London (Website). 09/14/2008 (

      Gives address as "29 Old Compton Street, Soho".