Negro Olio Troupe (Manchester, 49), 19 Nov. 1849 -24 Nov. 1849, Lancashire

Event

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Event Type

Variety

Event Details

Venue Type: Exhibition Hall
Location: Manchester
County: Lancashire
Type: Variety
Venue: Colosseum
Date: 19 November 1849-24 November 1849
Date notes: dates approximate; number of performances unknown

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) November 25, 1849: 12:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Variety
    • Performers Listed: “Messrs. Macney, Ludlow, George, and Mrs. George”
    • Days & Times: “the week” (past)
    • Venue Name: “Colosseum” (Manchester)
    • Other Acts on Bill: Extensive listing; see attached document scan.
    • Program Info: “The Negro Olio”, with Macney et al “as the pourtrayers [sic] of Nigger life”
    • Other:
      audience,
      description/review