Sweeney, J.W., 6 Feb. 1843 -11 Feb. 1843, London


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Troupe: Sweeney, J.W.
Venue Type: Theatre
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Circus
Venue: Lyceum Theatre
Date: 6 February 1843-11 February 1843
Date notes: number of performances unknown

Bibliographic Sources

  • Era (London) January 29, 1843: 4:1.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Performers Listed: "Sweeny ",
    • Days & Times: "on Monday next”
    • Venue Name: Royal Lyceum Theatre and English Opera
    • Other Acts on Bill: "New American Equestrian Company, wonderful Stud of American Horses, and talented Dramatic Company, from the metropolitan theatres" Scenes of the Circles with Maddle. Camille Leroux, the first Female Equestrian; Mr. E. O. North, the Star Rider of America; Messrs. Ayymar, Sands; "Extraordinary Vaulting by the whole troop- L'Ecossia et La Sylphide, by Mr. North and Mdlle. Camille Leroux"
    • Program Info: "Sweeny in his Negro extravaganza". Also (other race-related): "The halt of the Arabs," "The Chinese Tea picker", “ASLAR AND OZINES; or, The Lion Brothers of the Burning Forest of the Zaara;
    • Other:
      performance time,
      ticket info
  • Era (London) February 12, 1843: 6:2.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Performers Listed: Mr. Sweeny
    • Venue Name: English Opera-House
    • Other Acts on Bill: Mdlle. Camille Leroux with equitation.
    • Program Info: "Nigger Melodies"
    • Other: