Events

Event Date Event Location Troupe
1 Minstrel Show -Oct 01 1849 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
"Ethiopian Serenaders" (impostors)
2 Minstrel Show Mar 08 1841-Mar 08 1841 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Coleman, Piccaninny
Smith, Yankee
4 Dramatic Nov 22 1841-Nov 22 1841 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
5 Dramatic Nov 23 1841-Nov 23 1841 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
6 Dramatic Nov 25 1841-Nov 25 1841 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
7 Dramatic Nov 26 1841-Nov 26 1841 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
8 Dramatic Dec 27 1841-Dec 31 1841 Theatre Royal, Nottingham
Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Harper, E.R.
9 Dramatic Jan 01 1842-Jan 01 1842 Theatre Royal, Nottingham
Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Harper, E.R.
10 Other-Raced Events Jan 01 1842-Dec 31 1842 Various
Various, Various
Various
11 Dramatic Jan 20 1842-Jan 20 1842 Theatre Royal, Portsmouth
Hampshire, Portsmouth
Coefield
12 Dramatic Feb 10 1842-Feb 11 1842 Queen's Theatre
Lancashire, Manchester
Harper, E.R.
13 Dramatic Feb 28 1842-Mar 05 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Tom & Jerry Troupe (London-Vic, 42)
14 Dramatic Mar 01 1842-Mar 01 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Vincent, Miss
15 Dramatic Mar 02 1842-Mar 02 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Tom & Jerry Troupe (London-Vic, 42)
Vincent, Miss
17 Dramatic Mar 03 1842-Mar 03 1842 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Celeste, Madame (Quadroon Slave)
18 Magic Show Mar 03 1842-Mar 05 1842 Crown Assembly Rooms
Hampshire, Portsmouth
Guinea (Pennington's "African Negro")
19 Magic Show Mar 07 1842-Mar 12 1842 Crown Assembly Rooms
Hampshire, Portsmouth
Guinea (Pennington's "African Negro")
20 Dramatic Mar 07 1842-Mar 07 1842 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Perkins, Charles
21 Dramatic Mar 21 1842-Mar 21 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Cullen
22 Dramatic Mar 28 1842-Apr 02 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Paul
23 Ballet Apr 11 1842-Apr 11 1842 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Light of Other Days Accordionist
24 Dramatic Apr 18 1842-Apr 23 1842 Strand Theatre
London (city-county), London
Corrie, J.
Strand Theatre Troupe (1842)
26 Dramatic May 09 1842-May 09 1842 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
27 Dramatic May 11 1842-May 11 1842 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
28 Dramatic May 12 1842-May 12 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Aldobrand and Sons
29 Dramatic May 13 1842-May 13 1842 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Aldridge, Ira
30 Circus May 23 1842-May 28 1842 Circus, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Buckley
Sweeney, J.W.
32 Dramatic May 25 1842-May 25 1842 Theatre Royal, Portsmouth
Hampshire, Portsmouth
Amateur Minstrel (Portsmouth, 42)
33 Circus May 30 1842-Jun 04 1842 Circus, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Buckley
Sweeney, J.W.
35 Dramatic Jul 11 1842-Jul 11 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Anderson, James
36 Dramatic Jul 11 1842-Jul 16 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Saville, E.F.
37 Dramatic Jul 15 1842-Jul 15 1842 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Hammond, W.J.
38 Dramatic Jul 29 1842-Jul 29 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Saville, E.F.
39 Dramatic Aug 15 1842-Aug 15 1842 Theatre Royal, Brighton
Sussex, Brighton
Elton
40 Dramatic Aug 19 1842-Aug 19 1842 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Butler, Samuel
41 Variety Aug 24 1842-Aug 24 1842 Royal Albert Saloon
London (city-county), London
Nigger Nathan
42 Dramatic Aug 29 1842-Aug 29 1842 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Cooke, H.
43 Dramatic Aug 29 1842-Aug 29 1842 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Slave Troupe (Bristol, 1842)
44 Dramatic Sep 05 1842-Sep 10 1842 Strand Theatre
London (city-county), London
Strand Theatre Troupe (1842)
45 Dramatic Sep 13 1842-Sep 13 1842 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Brooke, G.V.
Slave Troupe (Liverpool, 1842)
47 Dramatic Sep 14 1842-Sep 14 1842 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Brooke, G.V.
48 Dramatic Sep 15 1842-Sep 15 1842 Queen's Theatre
Lancashire, Manchester
Smith, Jonathan
49 Dramatic Oct 03 1842-Oct 03 1842 Theatre Royal, Brighton
Sussex, Brighton
Wallack, James
50 Dramatic Oct 17 1842-Oct 17 1842 Theatre Royal, Brighton
Sussex, Brighton
Othello by Act of Parliament Troupe (Brighton, 42)
51 Circus Oct 31 1842-Nov 05 1842 Cooke's Royal Circus
Yorkshire: West Riding, Leeds
Crow, Albert and Jim
52 Dramatic Nov 23 1842-Nov 23 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Othello...Act of Parliament Troupe (Newcastle, 42)
53 Dramatic Nov 28 1842-Nov 28 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Othello...Act of Parliament Troupe (Newcastle, 42)
54 Exhibition Nov 29 1842-Dec 03 1842 Exhibition Room, Brightside
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
55 Exhibition Dec 05 1842-Dec 10 1842 Exhibition Room, Brightside
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
56 Dramatic Dec 05 1842-Dec 05 1842 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Othello/Obi Troupe (Sheffield, 1842)
57 Dramatic Dec 09 1842-Dec 09 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Slave Troupe (Newcastle, 42)
58 Exhibition Dec 12 1842-Dec 17 1842 Exhibition Room, Brightside
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
59 Dramatic Dec 12 1842-Dec 12 1842 Royal Victoria Theatre
London (city-county), London
Saville, E.F.
60 Dramatic Dec 16 1842-Dec 16 1842 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Indian Maid Troupe (Liverpool, 1842)
Nano, Signor Hervio
62 Dramatic Dec 16 1842-Dec 16 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Othello...Act of Parliament Troupe (Newcastle, 42)
63 Exhibition Dec 19 1842-Dec 24 1842 Exhibition Room, Brightside
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
64 Exhibition Dec 26 1842-Dec 31 1842 Exhibition Room, Brightside
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
65 Dramatic Dec 29 1842-Dec 29 1842 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Slave Troupe (Newcastle, 42)
66 Other-Raced Events Jan 01 1843-Dec 31 1843 Various
Various, Various
Various
67 Other Performances by Americans Jan 01 1843-Dec 31 1843 Various
Various, Various
Various (Americans)
68 Lecture Jan 02 1843-Jan 03 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
69 Dramatic Jan 03 1843-Jan 03 1843 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Revenge Troupe (Sheffield, 1843)
70 Dramatic Jan 05 1843-Jan 05 1843 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Castle Spectre Troupe (Newcastle, 43)
71 Exhibition Jan 09 1843-Jan 09 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
72 Dramatic Jan 09 1843-Jan 09 1843 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Fitzwilliam, Mrs.
73 Exhibition Jan 10 1843-Jan 10 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
74 Exhibition Jan 11 1843-Jan 14 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
75 Dramatic Jan 13 1843-Jan 13 1843 Theatre Royal, Bristol
Bristol (city-county) in Gloucestershire, Bristol
Fitzwilliam, Mrs.
76 Variety Jan 15 1843-Jan 15 1843 Bower Saloon
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Yankee Sullivan
77 Exhibition Jan 16 1843-Jan 21 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
78 Minstrel Show Jan 16 1843-Jan 21 1843 Unknown site
Lancashire, Ulverston
Harper, E.R.
79 Dramatic Jan 16 1843-Jan 21 1843 Adelphi Theatre
London (city-county), London
Jim Crow Rice
Yankee Notes Troupe (London-Adelphi, 43)
80 Variety Jan 16 1843-Jan 21 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Sweeney, J.W.
82 Dramatic Jan 20 1843-Jan 20 1843 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Hoskins, W.
83 Circus Jan 23 1843-Jan 28 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Sweeney, J.W.
84 Dramatic Jan 24 1843-Jan 24 1843 Theatre Royal, Williamson Square
Lancashire, Liverpool
Slave Troupe (Liverpool, 1843)
Stuart (The Slave)
86 Dramatic Jan 24 1843-Jan 24 1843 Theatre Royal, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Ternan
87 Exhibition Jan 30 1843-Feb 04 1843 Unknown site
Yorkshire: West Riding, Brightside
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
88 Dramatic Jan 30 1843-Feb 04 1843 Adelphi Theatre
London (city-county), London
Jim Crow Rice
89 Circus Jan 30 1843-Feb 04 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Sweeney, J.W.
90 Dramatic Feb 06 1843-Feb 06 1843 Theatre Royal, Brighton
Sussex, Brighton
Brooke, G.V.
91 Exhibition Feb 06 1843-Feb 11 1843 Unknown site
Yorkshire: West Riding, Brightside
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
92 Dramatic Feb 06 1843-Feb 06 1843 Theatre Royal, Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne (city-county) in Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne
Othello Troupe (Newcastle, 43)
93 Circus Feb 06 1843-Feb 11 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Sweeney, J.W.
94 Vocal Entertainment Feb 10 1843-Feb 10 1843 Music Hall, Sheffield
Yorkshire: West Riding, Sheffield
Russell, Henry
95 Exhibition Feb 13 1843-Feb 18 1843 Unknown site
Yorkshire: West Riding, Brightside
Catlin & Museum/Lecture Troupe
96 Circus Feb 16 1843-Feb 16 1843 Cooke's Royal Circus, St. George's Field, Castlegate (York)
York (city-county) in Yorkshire, York
Bowman
97 Circus Feb 20 1843-Feb 25 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Buckley
Mungo Park Troupe (London-Lyceum, 43)
Sweeney, J.W.
100 Circus Feb 27 1843-Mar 04 1843 Lyceum Theatre
London (city-county), London
Buckley