Portobello Gardens

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Venue Type & Location

Pleasure Gardens

Site Name: Unknown site
Location: Dublin
County: Dublin
Location Type: Town - multiple sites at uncertain locations

Overview

  • 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 Portobello Gardens

    Events at Portobello Gardens

    Event Date Venue Location Troupe
    Variety 23 June 1851 - 23 June 1851 Dublin, Dublin Amaponda Woman, Kafir and Zuloo Chiefs
    Variety 14 July 1851 - 19 July 1851 Dublin, Dublin Kafir and Zuloo Chiefs
    Exhibition 21 July 1851 - 26 July 1851 Dublin, Dublin Kafir and Zuloo Chiefs
    Exhibition 4 August 1851 - 9 August 1851 Dublin, Dublin Greaves - the Giant Nigger
    Variety 11 September 1851 - 11 September 1851 Dublin, Dublin Kaffir Chiefs
    Exhibition 15 September 1851 - 20 September 1851 Dublin, Dublin Kafir and Zuloo Chiefs