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  • Event:

    MERCHANT OF VENICE, THE

    DON CAESAR DE BAZAN

    MACBETH

    IF I HAD A THOUSAND A YEAR

    BELPHEGOR THE MOUNTEBANK

    PRIDE OF BIRTH, THE

    COMEDY OF ERRORS, THE

    SYLPH OF THE FOREST, THE

  • Person:

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Norman, Mr.

    actor : Burdett, Agnes, Miss

    actor : Barry, C. W., Mr.

    author : unknown

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Warner, J. L., Mr.

    actor : Leicester, Julia, Miss

    actor : Melville, Alice, Miss, b.1816 (actress, eldest sister of George Melville 1824-1898)

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Heraud, Edith, Miss

    actor : Packer, Amelia, Miss

    actor : Fox, J., Mr.

    author : Morton, John Maddison, Mr., 1811-1891

    actor : Rowe, G. F., Mr.

    actor : Leigh, Miss

    actor : Morton, C., Mr.

    actor : Davies, J. J., Mr.

    author : unknown

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Morton, C., Mr.

    actor : Burdett, Agnes, Miss

    actor : Fitzgerald, Miss

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Webb, Charles, Mr., d. 1889

    actor : Webb, B., Mr.

    actor : Fitzgerald, Miss

    actor : Leigh, Miss

  • Date: 11.5.1868 = 16.5.1868
  • Brief description: Playbill advertising "the most popular actor of the day," Charles Dillon, with "the celebrated Shaksperian artiste," Edith Heraud, in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE and MACBETH and BELPHEGOR, with DON CAESAR DE BAZAN, THE SYLPH OF THE FOREST, IF I HAD A THOUSAND A YEAR, and THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, at the New Theatre Royal, Park Row, Bristol, 11-13 May 1868.
  • Identifier: UKC-POS-BRSROYN.0592653
  • Theatre: New Theatre Royal, Park Row & Bristol & Gloucestershire & England
  • Subject keyword:

    drama & touring companies

    romantic drama & ballet

    tragedy

    comic drama

    drama

    comedy

    ballet & divertissement

Further Details

  • Accession Number: 0592653
  • Event:

    MERCHANT OF VENICE, THE

    DON CAESAR DE BAZAN

    MACBETH

    IF I HAD A THOUSAND A YEAR

    BELPHEGOR THE MOUNTEBANK

    PRIDE OF BIRTH, THE

    COMEDY OF ERRORS, THE

    SYLPH OF THE FOREST, THE

  • Content note:

    "Terminating with the trial scene."

    With a ballet divertissement, "incidental to the piece."

    Alternative title: The pride of birth

  • Organisation:

    dancer : Morgan Sisters

    dancer : Morgan Sisters

  • Associated people:

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Norman, Mr.

    actor : Burdett, Agnes, Miss

    actor : Barry, C. W., Mr.

    author : unknown

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Warner, J. L., Mr.

    actor : Leicester, Julia, Miss

    actor : Melville, Alice, Miss, b.1816 (actress, eldest sister of George Melville 1824-1898)

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Heraud, Edith, Miss

    actor : Packer, Amelia, Miss

    actor : Fox, J., Mr.

    author : Morton, John Maddison, Mr., 1811-1891

    actor : Rowe, G. F., Mr.

    actor : Leigh, Miss

    actor : Morton, C., Mr.

    actor : Davies, J. J., Mr.

    author : unknown

    actor : Dillon, Charles, Mr.

    actor : Morton, C., Mr.

    actor : Burdett, Agnes, Miss

    actor : Fitzgerald, Miss

    author : Shakespeare, William, Mr., 1564-1616

    actor : Webb, Charles, Mr., d. 1889

    actor : Webb, B., Mr.

    actor : Fitzgerald, Miss

    actor : Leigh, Miss

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: playbill
  • Identity code: UKC/POS/BRS ROYN : 0592653
  • Notes: Also advertising the forthcoming benefit of Charles Dillon.
  • Part: Melville Collection
  • Condition: 3
  • Dimensions: 750 x 250 mm
  • Medium: black ink on paper
  • Physicaldescript summary: some discolouration of paper
  • Date: 11.5.1868 = 16.5.1868
  • Organisation: printer : Mercury and Daily Post Offices, Bristol
  • Person: manager : Chute, James Henry, Mr.
  • Theatre: New Theatre Royal, Park Row & Bristol & Gloucestershire & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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