|Description||Programme for production of 'The Black Crook'; includes plot synopsis.|
Performed at the Alhambra Theatre, Leicester Square, London; [opening performance, 23 December 1872]; theatre manager John Baum; stage manager J. Tressidder; music by Monsieur Jacobi and Frederick Clay; scenery by C. Brew, A. Callcott, T. Rogers; costumes designed by Alfred Maltby and executed by Miss Fisher, S. May and F. Vokes; armour and jewels supplied by R. White; orchestra conducted by Monsieur Jacobi; chorus directed by Mr Bicknell; ballets arranged by M Hus; peruquier Mr Wickens; machinery by Mr Sloman; properties by J. Rogers; gas engineer A. White.
Cast: Mlle Corneille D'Anka, Miss M. Barrie, Miss Earle, E. Cornell, W. Worboys, E. Cotte, Elisa Savelli, Kate Santley, Sissy Sommerset, Julia Beverlyey, Amy Clifford, Miss Litton, Nita De Castro, Harry Paulton, J. N. Jarvis, T. H. Paul, Gertrude Branscombe, Julia Seaman, Mr Pritchard, Mr Valentine, Maud Egerton, Miss Hamilton, Mr Marshall.
|Custodial History||Formerly numbered 6105 in the Theatre Collection.|