Sable Harmonists, 18 Oct. 1852 -23 Oct. 1852, Lancashire


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Troupe: Sable Harmonists (

Consisting of "seven negroes"

Director: L.C. BENSON

Venue Type: Exhibition Hall
Location: Liverpool
County: Lancashire
Type: Variety
Venue: Colosseum
Date: 18 October 1852-23 October 1852
Date notes: dates approximate; number of performances unknown

Bibliographic Sources

  • Theatrical Journal (London) October 27, 1852: 343:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Troupe Name: The “Sable Harmonists”
    • Venue Name: Liverpool, Colosseum
    • Other Acts on Bill: “the Brothers Hayes,” “monster Concerts” featuring “some of the choice vocalists of the day”
    • Program Info: “The Negro Vagary of the Sable Harmonists”
    • Other: