Sable Harmonists, 6 Dec. 1852 -11 Dec. 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: 6 December 1852-11 December 1852
Date notes: seemingly nightly, but uncertain

Bibliographic Sources

  • Theatrical Journal (London) December 8, 1852: 391:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Vocal Entertainment
    • Troupe Name: the "Ethiopian vocalists"
    • Days & Times: “this evening” and “this week” (final performances).
    • Venue Name: Liverpool, Royal Colosseum
    • Other Acts on Bill: The “Brothers Elli , A new duet, “Will Watch,” executed by Mr. And Mrs. Randall.
    • Other: