Vango, 14 Oct. 1844 -14 Oct. 1844, Yorkshire: West Riding

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Event Type

Dramatic

Event Details

Troupe: Vango
Venue Type: Multi-use
Location: Sheffield
County: Yorkshire: West Riding
Type: Dramatic
Venue: Assembly Rooms
Date: 14 October 1844-14 October 1844
Date notes: Monday

Bibliographic Sources

  • Sheffield Iris October 10, 1844: Referenced in University of Bristol, Barker Collection.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. Vango”
    • Days & Times: October 14, 1844.
    • Venue Name: Assembly Room, Norfolk Street
    • Program Info: “Mr. Vango will perform on his Original American Banjo, and sing several of his Favourite Songs in Characteristic Costume”
    • Other:
      ticket info
  • Sheffield Iris October 17, 1844: Referenced in University of Bristol, Barker Collection.
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
      Minstrel Show
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. Vango”
    • Days & Times: “On Monday evening last” (October 14)
    • Venue Name: Assembly Rooms
    • Program Info: “between the dances, Mr. Vango introduced some of his best comic songs and nigger melodies” with “accompaniments on the American banjo”.
    • Other:
      audience,
      description/review,
      reception,
      weather