Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)MS108/1/15
Title'The Forty Thieves' translated by E. L. Blanchard
Extent1 item
DescriptionProgramme for production of 'The Forty Thieves' translated by E. L. Blanchard from the original Arabic manuscript and for accompanying production of 'Box and Cox'; programme is annotated with date of attendance, 31 Jan 1877

Performed at The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London; opening performance, 1 Jan 1877; produced by John Cormack under the personal supervision of the author and F. B. Chatterton; scenery by William Beverly; costumes designed by Alfred Maltby; music arranged and composed by Karl Meyder

Casts: Brittain Wright, S. Calhaem, Miss Lovell, Frederick Vokes, Rosina Vokes, F. W. Irish, Harriet Coveney, Victoria Vokes, Jessie Vokes, Walter Vokes, Henry Naylor, Mr May, A. Robb, Clara Jecks, Misses Fitzjames and D'Arcy, E. Hawkes, Edward Dean, Charles Wilford, Eva St Pierre, Fanny Lauri, Amy Rosalind, C. Lauri, F. Evans, H. Lauri, R. Jones, J. Morris, Paul Herring, B. Cullen
Access StatusOpen
Custodial HistoryFormerly numbered 5443 as part of the Theatre Collection


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