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Event Comment: By Subscription. With a new Prologue and Epilogue. Admission as 14 Dec. 1703. [A Folger Library broadside appears to be a program for this concert. It lists in Act I The Druid's Song from Bonduca, two songs by Mrs Tofts, a song from The Fairy Queen, and a dance; in Act II The Frost Music from King Arthur, two dances, and a song by Mrs Tofts; in Act III an Ode on the Glorious Beginning of Her Majesty's Reign, set by Daniel Purcell and performed by Leveridge, Hughes, Mrs Lindsey, and Mrs Campion; a song by Mrs Tofts, The Sacrifice from King Arthur, and a Grand Dance.


Mainpiece Title: Concert

Music: Wherein several Songs in Italian and English-Mrs Tofts; With several select Pieces of Musick- (compos'd by the late famous Mr Henry Purcell) taken out of the Operas of The Fairy Queen, King Arthur, Dioclesian, and Bonduca; And an Ode upon the Happy Accession of Her Majesty to the Throne- set to Musick by Mr Daniel Purcell, never perform'd before

Dance: L'Abbe, DuRuell, Cherrier, Mrs Elford, Mrs Campion, Devonshire Girl

Event Comment: Benefit Mills. At the Desire of several Ladies of Quality. [The epilogue is printed in Hughes, I, 184.


Mainpiece Title: Love Makes A Man

Role: Louisa Actor: Mrs Rogers
Role: With a new Epilogue Actor: .
Role: Lewis Actor: Pinkethman
Role: Antonio Actor: Bullock
Role: Charino Actor: Cross
Role: Carlos Actor: Wilks
Role: Clodio Actor: Cibber
Role: Sancho Actor: Bowen
Role: Governor Actor: Thurmond
Role: Duart Actor: Mills
Role: Manuel Actor: Husband
Role: Elvira Actor: Mrs Porter
Role: Angelina Actor: Miss Willis.
Event Comment: Benefit Lawrence, Warriner, Hughes, Boxkeepers.Receipts: money #5 15s.; tickets #103 6s


Mainpiece Title: The Country Wife

Role: Harcourt Actor: Walker
Role: Sparkish Actor: Chapman
Role: Dorilant Actor: Milward
Role: Sir Jasper Actor: Hippisley
Role: Quack Actor: Hall
Role: Lady Fidget Actor: Mrs Bullock
Role: Alithea Actor: Mrs Berriman
Role: Mrs Squeamish Actor: Miss Holliday.
Role: Pinchwife Actor: Quin
Role: Horner Actor: Ryan
Role: Country Wife Actor: Mrs Younger.

Dance: II: Nivelon; III: Last new Comic Dance-Newhouse, Miss Wherrit; IV: Saraband-Glover, Miss LaTour

Event Comment: A new Ballad-Opera. Taken from The Devil of a Wife. Written by Mr Jevon. [For Coffey, Mottley, and Cibber Jr as authors, see Hughes and Scouten, Ten English Farces, pp. 173-74.


Mainpiece Title: The Devil To Pay; Or, The Wives Metamorphos'd

Role: Sir John Loverule Actor: Stoppelaer
Role: Jobson Actor: Harper
Role: Valentine Actor: Roberts
Role: Ranger Actor: R. Wetherilt
Role: Ananias Actor: Charke
Role: Butler Actor: Berry
Role: Cook Actor: Fielding
Role: Footman Actor: Wright
Role: Coachman Actor: Grey
Role: Doctor Actor: Oates
Role: Father Actor: Wetherilt Jr
Role: Lady Loverule Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Nell Actor: Miss Raftor
Role: Lucy Actor: Miss Oates
Role: Lettice Actor: Miss Williams
Role: Gaffer Dungfork Actor: Cibber Jr
Role: Nadir Actor: Fisher Tench
Role: Abishog Actor: H. Tench
Role: Prologue Actor: Cibber Jr.

Dance: new dance %Bartholomew Fair-Fisher Tench, Miss Brett

Event Comment: Benefit Wilmer, Warriner, Hughes, Boxkeepers. Receipts: money #13 19s.; tickets #143 1s


Mainpiece Title: The Royal Merchant

Role: Clause Actor: Quin
Role: Dlorez Actor: Ryan
Role: Woolfort Actor: Walker
Role: Hubert Actor: Ogden
Role: Hemskirk Actor: Milward
Role: Vandunck Actor: Bullock
Role: Higgen Actor: Hippisley
Role: Prig Actor: Chapman
Role: Bertha Actor: Mrs Bullock
Role: Jaqueline Actor: Mrs Laguerre.

Dance: SScottish Dance-Mrs Bullock; Hornpipe-Jones, Mrs Ogden; Numidian-Glover, Miss LaTour

Event Comment: Receipts: #63 12s. [For Rich's operation of both cg and lif simultaneously, see Hughes and Scouten, John Rich and the Holiday Seasons of 1732-33, pp. 46 -52.


Mainpiece Title: Tunbridge Walks

Role: Loveworth Actor: Hale
Role: Squib Actor: Chapman
Role: Woodcock Actor: Dyer
Role: Mrs Goodfellow Actor: Mrs Cook
Role: Penelope Actor: Miss Binks.

Afterpiece Title: The Necromancer

Role: Scaramouch Man Actor: Dupre Jr.
Event Comment: Benefit Willmer, Hughes, Vaughan (boxkeepers). Receipts: money #16 10s.; tickets #195 2s


Mainpiece Title: The Conscious Lovers

Role: Isabella Actor: Mrs Hallam
Role: Lucinda Actor: Mrs Templer.

Dance: I: Hornpipe-Jones; III: Peasant-Nivelon; IV: Dutch Skipper-Jones, Mrs Ogden; V: Scottish Dance-Glover, Mrs Laguerre, LeSac, Mrs Pelling, Delagarde, Mrs Ogden

Song: II: Kelly


Mainpiece Title: Lady Jane Gray

Role: Pembroke Actor: Delane
Role: Dudley Actor: Giffard
Role: Northumberland Actor: Rosco
Role: Suffolk Actor: Huddy
Role: Sussex Actor: Bardin
Role: Winchester Actor: W. Giffard
Role: Lady Jane Gray Actor: Mrs Giffard
Role: Dutchess of Suffolk Actor: Mrs Haughton

Afterpiece Title: Jupiter and Io

Performance Comment: As17350306 but Nymphs by Mrs Woodward, Miss M. Hughes, Mrs Vallois, Miss Norman; Courtezan-Lyon .
Role: ; Courtezan Actor: Lyon
Role: Jupiter Actor: Kelly
Role: Juno Actor: Miss Jones
Role: Io Actor: Mrs Chambers
Role: Mercury Actor: Cunningham
Role: Inachus Actor: Excell
Role: Argus Actor: Hind
Role: Iris Actor: Miss Gerrard
Role: Nereus Actor: Haughton
Role: His Followers Actor: Vallois, Tench, Topham, Delagarde
Role: Laverna Actor: Mrs Bullock
Role: Nymphs Actor: Mrs Woodward, Miss Sandham, Mrs Vallois, Miss Norman. In it The Chymical Counterfeits. Pestle-Ray
Role: Pestle Actor: Ray
Role: Mortar Actor: Dove
Role: Harlequin Actor: Lun Jr
Role: Rappee Actor: Bardin
Role: Meagre Actor: Penkethman
Role: Colombine Actor: Mrs Hamilton
Role: Colombine's Maid Actor: Mrs Dove
Role: Courtezan Actor: Hamilton
Role: Pierot Actor: Norris
Role: Dropsical Men Actor: Ayres, Martin
Role: Chimneysweepers Actor: Two Masters Hamilton
Event Comment: By Henry Fielding. Never acted before. On 25 Jan. Lady Hertford wrote to her son: Mr Fielding has wrote a comedy which has been refus'd by the Licenser, not as a reflecting one, but on account of its immorality. On 19 Feb. she wrote again: Mr Fielding by suffering the bawd to be carted, tho she is his favorite character in the new play, has obtained a license to have it acted, and it was perform'd on thursday for the first time, but so much dislik'd that it is believ'd that it will be impossible to prevail with a second audience to hear it through.-Hughes, Hertford, p. 242. The Larpent MS. shows many question marks, and deletions of suggestive, passionate, and physiological references


Mainpiece Title: The Wedding Day

Role: Millamour Actor: Garrick
Role: Stedfast Actor: Macklin
Role: Heartfort Actor: Delane
Role: Old Mutable Actor: Taswell
Role: Young Mutable Actor: Neale
Role: Brazen Actor: Yates
Role: Clarinda Actor: Mrs Pritchard
Role: Charlotte Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Mrs Useful Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Lucina Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Mrs Plotwell Actor: Mrs Cross
Role: Squeeze Purse Actor: Morgan
Role: Dr Crisis Actor: Turbutt
Role: Prologue writ and Actor: Macklin
Role: Epilogue by a Friend Actor: Mrs Woffington
Event Comment: LLady Hertford to Lord Beauchamp, 26 Feb.: The Oratorio...being filled with all the people of quality in town.-Hughes, Hertford, p. 244


Mainpiece Title: Sampson

Event Comment: Mainpiece: With Proper Decorations. Dance by Desire. Paid Mr Donell for a Brown velvet coat & Breeches and a blue velvet flower'd waistcoat #4 4s.; to Mr Hughes for a blue velvet suit embroider'd, a Gray cloth coat lac'd with gold, a scarlet velvet waistcoat, an uncut velvet suit & cold straps #55; Paid Blandford (Tallow Chandler) #17 18s. 11d.; Paid Mr Havers five eights share Rent 100 nights #7 5s. 10d.; Paid Mrs Stanhope's 2 shares ditto #28 6s. 8d.; Norton 3 chorus 15s. (Treasurer's Book). Receipts: #200 (Cross); #170 8s. (Treasurer's Book)


Mainpiece Title: Merope

Role: Dorilas Actor: Garrick
Role: Poliphontes Actor: Havard
Role: Nabras Actor: Berry
Role: Euricles Actor: Usher
Role: Erox Actor: Bridges
Role: High Priest Actor: Winstone
Role: Ismene Actor: Mrs Green
Role: Merope Actor: Mrs Pritchard.

Dance: GGrand Scotch Dance, as17491031

Event Comment: Paid Messrs Cradock & Hughes, Executors to the late Mr Wood for a note with interest & costs. Paid Mr Kent their attorney #96 12s. Receipts: #76 7s


Mainpiece Title: Theodosius; Or, The Force Of Love

Performance Comment: Theodosius-Ryan; Varanes-Delane; Marcian-Sparkes; Leontine-Bridgwater; Atticus-Marten; Aranthes-Ridout; Lucius-Anderson; Pulcheria-Mrs Horton; Athenais-Miss Bellamy.
Role: Theodosius Actor: Ryan
Role: Varanes Actor: Delane
Role: Marcian Actor: Sparkes
Role: Leontine Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Atticus Actor: Marten
Role: Aranthes Actor: Ridout
Role: Lucius Actor: Anderson
Role: Pulcheria Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Athenais Actor: Miss Bellamy.

Afterpiece Title: Perseus and Andromeda

Dance: As17500201

Event Comment: Receipts: #124 17s. Paid Kemp for Lamps #9 12s.; Meares 13s.; Hughes & Batten (linnen drapers) #33 14s.; Nuttall as per bill #26 8s.; Luppino as per bill #30 5s. 6d


Mainpiece Title: King Henry Iv, Part I

Role: Gadshill Actor: Buck.
Role: Bardolph Actor: Stoppelaer
Role: Sheriff Actor: Wignel.
Role: Falstaff Actor: Shuter
Role: King Actor: Sparks
Role: Prince of Wales Actor: Ross
Role: Prince John Actor: Miss Mullart
Role: Northumberland Actor: Redman
Role: Westmorland Actor: Holtom
Role: Douglas Actor: Anderson
Role: Worcester Actor: Ridout
Role: Blunt Actor: Perry
Role: Peto Actor: R. Smith
Role: Francis Actor: Collins
Role: Vernon Actor: Gibson
Role: Hostess Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Carriers Actor: Bennet, Dunstall
Role: Lady Piercy Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Hotspur Actor: Clarke.
Event Comment: Benefit for Shuter. Mainpiece: Not acted in 20 years. Receipts: #171 15s. 6d. plus #112 17s. from tickets (Box 272; Pit 299). Paid Hughes and Batten for 4 1!2 yds muslin for sleeves for women dancers 18s. 9d. (Account Book). [Shuter's Interlude is Larpent MS 188, a verse monologue with songs, giving the geneology of Bucks from Nimrod's heirs-hunters who now seek ladies in Boxes rather than foxes. A patriotic song on successes at Minden, Quebec, Cape Breton, &c. ending]: @We wish as we ought that Great Britain may thrive@That freedom and friendship may faction survive@On sea and on shore, as we have may we shine@And this year sixty-one equal fam'd forty-nine.@ Charges: #63 (Account Book)


Mainpiece Title: The Wife's Relief; Or, The Husband's Cure

Role: Young Cash Actor: Shuter
Role: Riot Actor: Smith
Role: Volatil Actor: Dyer
Role: Horatio Actor: Davis
Role: Valentine Actor: Perry
Role: Sir Tristram Cash Actor: Bennet
Role: Spitfire Actor: Blakey
Role: Slur Actor: Anderson
Role: Cynthia Actor: Mrs Elmy
Role: Aurelia Actor: Mrs Lee
Role: Arabella Actor: Mrs Hamilton.

Afterpiece Title: The Cheats of Scapin

Role: Scapin Actor: Shuter.

Dance: II: (By Desire) Hornpipe-Poitier Jr

Entertainment: End: A Comic Lecture; or, Tea a-la-Mode, in the manner of Foote-Wilkinson; The Cries of London-Shuter; End Afterpiece: the Origin, Nature, and Progress of the Order of British Bucks-Mr Shuter; with the whimsical behaviour of Choice Spirits, and Mons Thurot's Trip to Carrickfergus-

Event Comment: Paid Hughes (linnendraper) #25 7s.; Wright (glazier) #11; Teasdale (haberdasher) #15 19s. Receipts: #152 6s. 6d. (Account Book)


Mainpiece Title: George Barnwell

Role: Milwood Actor: Mrs DuBellamy.
Role: Truman Actor: R. Smith
Role: Maria Actor: Mrs Kniveton
Role: singing in Act I Actor: DuBellamy.
Role: George Actor: Wroughton
Role: Thorowgood Actor: Younger
Role: Uncle Actor: Hull
Role: Blunt Actor: Cushing
Role: Lucy Actor: Mrs Green
Role: Millwood Actor: Mrs Mattocks
Role: Singing Actor: Mrs Baker.

Afterpiece Title: Mother Shipton

Event Comment: Paid Bellamy & Settree (mercers) #38 12s.; Paid Toms for Trumpeter's coats & Banners #34 13s.; Paid Hughes (Linnendraper) #6 (Account Book). Receipts: #205 6s. (Account Book)


Mainpiece Title: King Richard Iii

Role: Lady Ann Actor: Mrs Lessingham
Role: Dutchess of York Actor: Mrs Vincent.
Role: Duke of York Actor: Master Jones.
Role: Duchess of York Actor: Mrs Ferguson.
Role: Catesby Actor: Davis
Role: Ratcliff Actor: Lewes
Role: Richard Actor: Smith
Role: King Henry Actor: Kniveton
Role: Richmond Actor: Clarke
Role: Buckingham Actor: Hull
Role: Norfolk Actor: Wignell
Role: Stanley Actor: Gardner
Role: Lieut. Actor: R. Smith
Role: Mayor Actor: Morris
Role: Prince Edward Actor: Mas. Harris
Role: Tressel Actor: Wroughton
Role: Queen Actor: Miss Miller, 1st time.

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin Skeleton

Role: Chasseur Royal Actor: DuBellamy
Role: Mercury Actor: Baker.
Role: Harlequin Actor: Lewes
Role: Doctor Actor: Banks
Role: Colombine Actor: Mrs Dyer
Role: Merlin Actor: Legg
Role: Diana Actor: Mrs Baker
Role: Pierrot Actor: Morris.
Event Comment: Paid Hughes (linen draper) #3 1s. (Account Book). Receipts: #158 (Account Book)


Mainpiece Title: Barbarossa

Role: Selim Actor: Savigny
Role: Barbarossa Actor: Bensley
Role: Othman Actor: Clarke
Role: Sadi Actor: Hull
Role: Aladin Actor: Gardner
Role: Officer Actor: Fox
Role: Slave Actor: Bates
Role: Irene Actor: Miss Miller
Role: Zaphira Actor: Mrs Yates.
Event Comment: Paid Hughes (linnen draper) #21 19s.; Carpue (silk dyer) #10 12s.; Bromwich & Co. (paper merchants) #7 4s. 2d. (Account Book). Receipts: #171 1s. 6d. (Account Book)


Mainpiece Title: She Wou'd And She Wou'd Not

Role: Manuel Actor: Shuter
Role: Philip Actor: Bensley
Role: Octavio Actor: Wroughton, 1st time
Role: Soto Actor: Dunstall
Role: Trappanti Actor: Woodward
Role: Don Luis Actor: Davis
Role: Corrigidor Actor: Wignell
Role: Rosara Actor: Mrs Mattocks
Role: Flora Actor: Mrs Lessingham
Role: Viletta Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Hypolita Actor: Miss Macklin.
Event Comment: Paid Partridge (hosier) #28 2s., and Hughes (linnendraper) #12 5s. (Account Book). Receipts: #161 12s


Mainpiece Title: Elfrida

Afterpiece Title: The Commissary

Role: Fungus Actor: Morris
Role: Gruel Actor: Thompson.
Role: Commissary Actor: Quick
Role: Young Loveit Actor: Davis
Role: Simon Actor: Fox
Role: Mrs Loveit Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Dolly Actor: Miss Helme
Role: Jenny Actor: Miss Pearce
Role: Mrs Macklin Actor: Mrs Gardner.

Dance: End: The Merry Sailors, as17721012

Event Comment: Mainpiece: By Particular Desire. Paid Hutchinson (attorney) #24 12s.; Hughes (linnendraper) #14 15s.; Bibb (sword cutler) #11 9s.; Patrick for Oyl #40 12s. (Account Book). Receipts: #174 18s


Mainpiece Title: Jane Shore

Role: Catesby Actor: Perry
Role: Belmour Actor: Hull
Role: Gloster Actor: Clarke.
Role: Bellmour Actor: Perry
Role: Hastings Actor: Smith
Role: Shore Actor: Bensley
Role: Ratcliff Actor: Davis
Role: Derby Actor: Wignell
Role: Alicia Actor: Miss Miller
Role: Jane Shore Actor: Mrs Hartley, first appearance this stage.

Afterpiece Title: Cross Purposes

Dance: End of Play: The Bird Catchers, as17721207

Event Comment: Prelude [1st time;PREL I, probably by Richard Cumberland. Larpent MS 472; not published]. Mainpiece [1st time; M 3, by Richard Cumberland, based on Calypso and Telemachus, by John Hughes]: The Overture and all the Music entirely new, and composed by Butler. With new Scenery painted by Richards and Carver, and new Dresses. Books of the Masque to be had at the Theatre. Public Advertiser, 27 Mar. 1779: This Day is published Calypso (1s. 6d.)


Mainpiece Title: A New Prelude And Prologue

Afterpiece Title: Calypso

Performance Comment: Principal Characters by Mrs Kennedy, Reinhold, Leoni, Miss Thornton, Miss Brown. Cast from text (T. Evans, 1779): Telemachus-Mrs Kennedy; Mentor-Reinhold; Proteus-Leoni; Antiope-Miss Thornton; Calypso-Miss Brown.
Role: Telemachus Actor: Mrs Kennedy
Role: Mentor Actor: Reinhold
Role: Proteus Actor: Leoni
Role: Antiope Actor: Miss Thornton
Role: Calypso Actor: Miss Brown.
Related Works
Related Work: Calypso and Telemachus Author(s): John Hughes

Afterpiece Title: Cross Purposes

Role: Marplot Actor: Lewis
Role: Sir George Airy Actor: Wroughton
Role: Charles Actor: Whitfield
Role: Sir Jealous Traffic Actor: Dunstall
Role: Sir Francis Gripe Actor: Quick
Role: Whisper Actor: Cushing
Role: Scentwell Actor: Mrs Poussin
Role: Isabinda Actor: Mrs Lessingham
Role: Patch Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Miranda Actor: Mrs Mattocks.
Role: Grub Actor: Wilson
Role: Chapeau Actor: Lee Lewes
Role: George Bevil Actor: Whitfield
Role: Consol Actor: Jones
Role: Robin Actor: Wewitzer
Role: Bevil Actor: Booth
Role: Bevil Actor: Thompson
Role: Emily Actor: Miss Ambrose
Role: Mrs Grub Actor: Mrs Green.

Dance: In: Incidental Dances-Dagueville, Miss Besford, Miss Valois

Event Comment: Afterpiece: With a Sea Fight and Procession. Paid Hughes calling Performers #1 6s. Receipts: #171 17s. 6d. (110/17/0; 60/10/6; 0/10/0)


Mainpiece Title: Every Man In His Humour

Role: Kitely Actor: Smith
Role: Old Knowell Actor: Aickin
Role: Young Knowell Actor: Brereton
Role: Wellbred Actor: Farren
Role: Master Stephen Actor: Dodd
Role: Brainworm Actor: Baddeley
Role: Justice Clement Actor: Parsons
Role: Downright Actor: Wrighten
Role: Master Mathew Actor: Burton
Role: Cob Actor: Wright
Role: Cash Actor: R. Palmer
Role: Captain Bobadil Actor: Palmer
Role: Bridget Actor: Miss Collett
Role: Tib Actor: Mrs Love
Role: Mrs Kitely Actor: Mrs Brereton

Afterpiece Title: The Critic; or, A Tragedy Rehearsed

Event Comment: Benefit for Miss Brunton. 1st piece [1st time; T 3, by Mariana Starke, based on La Veuve du Malabar, by Antoine Marin LeMierre. Prologue by William Thomas Fitzgerald. Epilogue by Richard John Hughes Starke (see text)]: With new Scenes and Dresses. And a Procession representing the Ceremonies attending the Sacrifice of an Indian Woman on the Funeral Pile of her deceased Hqsband. 2nd piece: Not acted these 18 years [acted 4 May 1776. Miss E. Brunton was from the Norwich theatre]. Morning Chronicle, 1 Feb. 1791: This Day is published The Widow of Malabar (1s. 6d.). Public Advertiser, 21 Apr.: Tickets to be had of Miss Brunton, No. 35, Gerrard-street, Soho. [The mainpiece is sometimes stated to have been 1st acted at Mrs Crespigny's private@theatre@in@Camberwell, 1790, but "'The Widow of Malabar' was not first produced at Mrs Crespigny's Theatre. The Tragedy performed there is called 'The British Orphan' (also by Mariana Starke)" (Gazetteer, 24 Jan. 1791).] Receipts: #338 13s. (208.7; 2.8; tickets: 127.18)


Mainpiece Title: The Widow Of Malabar

Role: Young Bramin Actor: Holman
Role: Raymond Actor: Farren
Role: Narrain Actor: Thompson
Role: 2nd Bramin Actor: Powel
Role: Albert Actor: Evatt
Role: Chief Bramin Actor: Harley
Role: Fatima Actor: Mrs Rock
Role: Indamora Actor: Miss Brunton
Role: Prologue Actor: Holman
Role: Epilogue Actor: Mrs Mattocks.

Afterpiece Title: The Man of Quality

Role: Lord Foppington Actor: Bernard
Role: Sir Tunbelly Clumsey Actor: Ryder
Role: Young Fashion Actor: Macready
Role: Nurse Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Miss Hoyden Actor: Miss E. Brunton

Song: In: Bannister, Johnstone, Darley, Duffey, Mrs Mountain, Miss Stuart, Miss Rowson, Mrs Martyr; The Music by Stevens-

Entertainment: Monologue. Preceding 2nd piece: Occasional Address-Miss Brunton

Event Comment: 1st piece: Acted but Once [on 5 May 1790]. With new Scenes and Dresses. A Procession, representing the Ceremonies attending the Sacrifice of an Indian Woman on the Funeral Pile of her deceased Husband. [This was included in all subsequent performances.] The Music by Stevens. [Prologue by William Thomas Fitzgerald. Epilogue by Richard John Hughes Starke.] Receipts: #231 14s. 6d. (230.6.6; 1.8.0)


Mainpiece Title: The Widow Of Malabar

Role: Miss Brunton Vocal Parts Actor: Bannister, Incledon, Mrs Warrell, Miss Williams, Miss Stuart, Mrs Mountain
Role: Young Bramin Actor: Holman
Role: Raymond Actor: Farren
Role: Narrain Actor: Thompson
Role: 2nd Bramin Actor: Powel
Role: Albert Actor: Evatt
Role: Chief Bramin Actor: Harley
Role: Fatima Actor: Mrs Rock
Role: Indamora Actor: Miss Brunton
Role: Prologue Actor: Holman
Role: Epilogue Actor: Mrs Mattocks.

Afterpiece Title: A Divertisement

Role: Go patter to Lubbers Actor: Incledon
Role: A Sailor's life's a life of woe Actor: Mrs Harlowe, in place of The Greenwich Pensioner.
Role: Vapid Actor: Lewis
Role: Lord Scratch Actor: Quick
Role: Ennui Actor: Bernard
Role: Floriville Actor: Blanchard
Role: Peter Actor: Thompson
Role: Willoughby Actor: Macready
Role: Neville Actor: Holman
Role: Marianne Actor: Mrs Wells
Role: Lady Waitfor't Actor: Mrs Webb
Role: Letitia Actor: Mrs Powell
Role: Miss Courtney Actor: Miss Brunton
Role: Principal Characters Actor: Miss _Rowson.
Role: Clueline Actor: Bannister
Role: Frederick Actor: Johnstone
Role: Sir Fidget Fearful Actor: Wilson
Role: Gregory Actor: Blanchard
Role: Flambeau Actor: Bernard
Role: Whim Actor: Rees
Role: Squire Thicket Actor: Incledon
Role: Sophia Actor: Mrs Harlowe
Role: Peggy Actor: Mrs Martyr
Role: Female Indian Actor: Mrs Mountain
Role: With Dialogue Actor:
Role: I'm jolly Dick the Lamplighter Actor: Bernard
Role: Let Bards elate Actor: Blanchard
Role: Of the Ancients its speaking Actor: Johnstone
Role: Here a shere Hulk lies poor Tom Bowling Actor: Bannister
Role: How much I love thee Actor: Wilson
Role: Abergavenny is fine Actor: Mrs Martyr
Role: To Batchelor's Hall Actor: Incledon
Role: Ben Backstay lov'd the gentle Anna Actor: Bannister
Role: with thy happiest flight Actor: Incledon
Role: Of all Sensations Pity brings Actor: Incledon
Role: Conclude with Rural Masquerade Actor:
Role: 'Twas in the good ship Rover Actor: Bannister
Role: and true he says Actor: Mrs Mountain
Role: Sure an't the World a Masquerade Actor: Johnstone, Chorus

Afterpiece Title: Hob in the Well

Role: Hob Actor: Blanchard
Role: Sir ThomasTesty Actor: Thompson
Role: Dick Actor: Farley
Role: Old Hob Actor: Powel
Role: Friendly Actor: Davies
Role: Hob's Mother Actor: Mrs Pitt
Role: Betty Actor: Miss Stuart
Role: Flora Actor: Mrs Martyr.

Dance: In 2nd piece: Byrn, Miss Blanchet (of dl)


Mainpiece Title: Such Things Are

Role: Twineall Actor: Lewis
Role: Sir Luke Tremor Actor: Munden
Role: Sultan Actor: Murray
Role: Elvirus Actor: Holman
Role: Lord Flint Actor: Davenport
Role: Meanright Actor: Clarke
Role: Zadan Actor: Powel
Role: Haswell Actor: Pope
Role: Lady Tremor Actor: Mrs Mattocks
Role: Aurelia Actor: Mrs Mountain
Role: Arabella Actor: Mrs Pope
Role: Original Epilogue Actor: Mrs Mattocks.

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin and Faustus; or, The Devil will have his Own

Song: In course: The High Mettled Racer (composed by Dibdin)-Incledon; Patents all the Rage-Munden; The Beggar, as17980525; Duetto-Mrs Martyr, Mrs Mountain; The Wind blew fresh and fair-Townsend

Music: In course of Evening: solo on the Union Pipes-Murphy; accompanied on the Harp-Weippert

Entertainment: Vaudeville.In 3rd piece: [By Permission of the Proprietors of the Royal Circus [Charles Dibdin and Charles Hughes] [the celebrated Smith will ge thro' his wonderful Performances on the Slack Rope-Smith

Performance Comment: In 3rd piece: [By Permission of the Proprietors of the Royal Circus [Charles Dibdin and Charles Hughes] [the celebrated Smith will ge thro' his wonderful Performances on the Slack Rope-Smith.
Role: Slack Rope Actor: Smith.