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LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)MS110/52
TitleUntitled Variety Performance
Extent1 item
Datelate 19th cent
DescriptionProgramme for a variety performance which includes 'Beauties of the Harem', 'Fignolet et Entrechat ou les aventures des artistes ambulants' (comic ballet), Dibdin's musical farce 'Waterman', 'The Spanish Minstrels: Senores and Senorita Martin', 'The Vokes Family, 'Puella, the Faery and the Evil Geni' (Ballet D'Action).

Performed at the Royal Alhambra Palace, Leicester Square, London; presented by theatre manager Frederick Strange; chef d'orchestre J. Riviere; 'The Beauties of the Harem': costumes by Miss Yates; machinery by Mr Raven; properties by Mr Davidge; scenery by T. Grieve; 'Puella, the Faery and the Evil Geni': grand scenery by T. Grieve and Son; dresses by Miss Yates; machinery by Mr Raven; properties by Mr Davidge; gas arrangements by Mr White; The Beauties of the Harem: music composed and arranged by M.J. Riviere; the ballet invented, arranged and produced by J. Milano.

Casts, performers and musicians: M. Bekefy, Monsieur Varrare, Mme Varrare, W. Parkinson, Senores Martin, Senorita Martin, Rita Sangalli, Lizzie Grosvenor, J. Marshall, G. Yarnold, E. J. Odell, Mrs Poynter, Minnie Sidney, Mr Everard, J. Marshall, Mlle Ellis, Mlle Clayton, Mlle Crome, Mlle Howe, G. Jones, T. Tyler, H. Sprake, J. Badderly, C. Sanders, Fred Vokes, Fawdon Vokes, Jessie Vokes, Victoria Vokes, Rosina Vokes, J. Raymond, J. Kellino, Miss Denville, Lizzie Grosvenor, Mlle Agnes.
Access StatusOpen
Custodial HistoryFormerly numbered 6072 in the Theatre Collection.

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