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We found 7 matches on Event Comments, 4 matches on Performance Comments, 4 matches on Roles/Actors, 0 matches on Performance Title, and 0 matches on Author.
Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: To the Royall Theatre [Bridges St], but they not acting today, then to the Duke's house, and there saw The Slighted Mayde, wherein Gosnell acted Pyramena, a great part, and did it very well, and I believe will do it better and better, and prove a good actor. The play is not very excellent, but is well acted, and in general the actors, in all particulars, are better than at the other house


Mainpiece Title: The Slighted Maid

Performance Comment: See16630223, but Pyramena-Mrs Gosnell.
Role: Pyramena Actor: Mrs Gosnell.
Event Comment: The Duke's Company. This apparently was not the first performance, but the time of premiere is not known. Pepys, Diary: My wife and I and Mercer to the Duke's house, and there saw The Rivalls, which is no excellent play, but good acting in it; especially Gosnell comes and sings and dances finely, but, for all that, fell out of the key, so that the musique could not play to her afterwards, and so did Harris also go out of the tune to agree with her. Downes (p. 23): The Rivals, A Play, Wrote by Sir William Davenant; having a very Fine Interlude in it, of Vocal and Instrumental Musick, mixt with very Diverting Dances: M Price introducing the Dancing, by a short Comical Prologue, gain'd him an Universal Applause of the Town....And all the Womens Parts admirably Acted; chiefly Celia, a Shepherdess being Mad for Love; especially in Singing several Wild and Mad Songs


Mainpiece Title: The Rivals

Performance Comment: Downes (Roscius Anglicanus, p.23): Theocles-Harris; Philander-Betterton; Cunopes the Jailor-Underhill; Pepys: Celania?-Mrs Gosnell; Edition of 1668 adds: Arcon-$Young; Polynices-$Smith; Provost-$Sandford; Heraclia-$Mrs Shadwell; Leucippe-$Mrs Long; Prologue-Price.
Role: Theocles Actor: Harris
Role: Philander Actor: Betterton
Role: Cunopes the Jailor Actor: Underhill
Role: Celania? Actor: Mrs Gosnell
Role: Arcon Actor: Young
Role: Polynices Actor: Smith
Role: Provost Actor: Sandford
Role: Heraclia Actor: Mrs Shadwell
Role: Leucippe Actor: Mrs Long
Role: Prologue Actor: Price.
Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: To the Duke of York's house...and there saw The Tempest; but it is but ill done by Gosnell, in lieu of Moll Davis


Mainpiece Title: The Tempest

Performance Comment: Ariel?-Mrs Gosnell. See16671107.


Mainpiece Title: The Playhouse To Be Let

Performance Comment: Song in Act II Ah love is a delicate thing-Mrs Gosnell.
Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: After dinner by water to the Royall Theatre [Bridges St]; but that was so full they told us we could have no room. And so to the Duke's House; and there saw Hamlett done, giving us fresh reason never to think enough of Betterton. Who should come upon the stage but Gosnell, my wife's maid? but neither spoke, danced, nor sung; which I was sorry for. But she becomes the stage very well


Mainpiece Title: Hamlet

Role: Hamlet Actor: Betterton.
Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: After dinner I put the women into a coach, and they to the Duke's house, to a play which was acted, "The [....]." It was indifferently done, but was not pleased with the song, Gosnell not singing, but a new wench, that sings naughtily


Mainpiece Title: An Unnamed Play

Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: I hear that Mrs Davis is quite gone from the Duke of York's house, and Gosnell comes in her room, which I am glad of


Event Comment: The Duke's Company. Pepys, Diary: With my wife and Deb. to the Duke of York's playhouse, and there saw The Slighted Maid, but a mean play; and thence home, there being little pleasure now in a play, the company being but little. Here we saw Gosnell, who is become very homely, and sings meanly, I think


Mainpiece Title: The Slighted Maid