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Event Comment: Mainpiece: A New Oratorio, in Two Parts, the only one composed in this Country nearly these 30 years. Afterpiece: An Ode, in One Part. The Band will wholly consist of Professors of the first eminence, and the Chorusses will be numerously supported by the best Performers in London, assisted by the young Gentlemen of his Majesty's Chapels, and of Westminster Abbey. The music entirely new, composed by Thomas? Busby, who will take the Piano Forte. Boxes 7s. Pit 4s. 1st Gallery 3s. 2nd Gallery 2s. Grove: [Busby] worked at a setting of Pope's 'Messiah' for some years, and it was produced in 1799 with considerable success as 'The Prophecy.


Mainpiece Title: The Prophecy

Afterpiece Title: Ocean

Event Comment: Benefit for Munden. 2nd Piece [1st time in London; MF 2, by Thomas John Dibdin, 1st acted at Manchester, 15 Mar. 1793. Text (Huddersfield: J. Brook [1795] gives cast for Manchester]: The Music (with a new Waltz Overture, and an accompaniment for the Tamborine & Triangle) composed by Reeve. 3rd piece [1st time; M. INT 1]. Morning Chronicle, 4 Apr.: Tickets to be had of Munden, No. 16, Clement's-inn. Receipts: #630 12s. 6d. (237.13.0; 2.10.0; tickets: 390.9.6)


Mainpiece Title: Wild Oats

Role: Rover Actor: Lewis
Role: Harry Actor: Holman
Role: Sir George Thunder Actor: Davenport
Role: Ephraim Smooth Actor: Munden
Role: John Dory Actor: Fawcett
Role: Sim Actor: Knight
Role: Banks Actor: Murray
Role: Midge Actor: Clarke
Role: Gammon Actor: Thompson
Role: Jane Actor: Mrs Martyr
Role: Amelia Actor: Miss Chapman
Role: Lady Amaranth Actor: Mrs Pope.

Afterpiece Title: Sunshine after Rain

Role: Captain Mortimer Actor: Incledon
Role: Squeez'em Actor: Munden
Role: Doctor Scarecrow Actor: Fawcett
Role: Clump Actor: Knight
Role: Terence Actor: Johnstone
Role: Goody Benson Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Clarissa Actor: Mrs Atkins.

Afterpiece Title: The Jolly Crew; or, Tars at Anchor

Song: In Course Evening: a new Comic Song (never sung in London), A Bundle of Proverbs; or, Odds and Ends, in the Character of Ephraim Smooth-Munden; A new Comic Song (never performed), A Touch at Old Times; or, No Days better than our Own-Munden; The Barber's Petition, with a song in character, Wigs, including His Own Wig, the Lover's Wig, Doctor's Wig, Coachman's Wig, Councellor's Wig,-Fawcett

Entertainment: Monologue The Barber's Petition-Fawcett

Event Comment: By Permission of the Lord Chamberlain. Benefit for an Infant Orphan Family. Tickets to be had at No. 17, Tufton-street, Westminster; of Appleby, Hosier, Parliament-street; Mrs Cleaver, Cannon-row, Parliament-street; Newcomb, Confectioner, Bridge-street, Westminster; Taylor, Linen-draper, Whitehall; Thomas, Butcher, Charing-cross; Medhurst, Pastry Cook, Russel-court, Drury-lane; Rice, at the Theatre, where Places for the Boxes may be taken


Mainpiece Title: The Merchant Of Venice

Role: Portia Actor: Mrs Sumbel
Role: Nerissa Actor: A Young Lady

Afterpiece Title: The Irishman in London

Entertainment: End: Her much admired Imitations-Mrs Sumbel


Mainpiece Title: King Henry The Eighth

Performance Comment: King Henry-Holman; Cromwell-Lewis; Bishop of Winchester-Munden; Lord Sands-Fawcett; Duke of Buckingham-H. Johnston; Earl of Surry-Knight; Cranmer-Murray; Doctor Butts-Emery (1st and positively the Only Time of the above Performers appearing in those Characters); Duke of Norfolk-Whitfield; Duke of Suffolk-Waddy; Campeius-Davenport; Brandon, Usher-Claremont; Lord Chamberlain-Clarke; Sir George [recte Thomas] Lovel-Farley; Surveyor-Thompson; Chancellor-Whitmore; Porter-Rees; Capucius-Abbot; Porter's Man-Wilde; Cryer-Street; Serjeant-Lee; Abergavenny-Curties; Cardinal Wolsey-Pope; Anne Bullen-Miss Chapman; Patience (with a song, composed by Attwood)-Mrs Atkins; Queen Catherine (1st time)-Mrs Pope.
Role: King Henry Actor: Holman
Role: Cromwell Actor: Lewis
Role: Bishop of Winchester Actor: Munden
Role: Lord Sands Actor: Fawcett
Role: Duke of Buckingham Actor: H. Johnston
Role: Earl of Surry Actor: Knight
Role: Cranmer Actor: Murray
Role: Doctor Butts Actor: Emery
Role: Duke of Norfolk Actor: Whitfield
Role: Duke of Suffolk Actor: Waddy
Role: Campeius Actor: Davenport
Role: Usher Actor: Claremont
Role: Lord Chamberlain Actor: Clarke
Role: Lovel Actor: Farley
Role: Surveyor Actor: Thompson
Role: Chancellor Actor: Whitmore
Role: Porter Actor: Rees
Role: Capucius Actor: Abbot
Role: Porter's Man Actor: Wilde
Role: Cryer Actor: Street
Role: Serjeant Actor: Lee
Role: Abergavenny Actor: Curties
Role: Cardinal Wolsey Actor: Pope
Role: Anne Bullen Actor: Miss Chapman
Role: Patience Actor: Mrs Atkins
Role: Queen Catherine Actor: Mrs Pope.

Afterpiece Title: Hartford Bridge

Role: Sir Gregory Forrester Actor: Emery
Role: Peregrine Forrester Actor: Munden
Role: Fieldair Actor: Incledon
Role: Peter Actor: Townsend
Role: Cartridge Actor: Farley
Role: Forrester Actor: Claremont
Role: Susan Actor: Mrs Martyr
Role: Clara Actor: Mrs Chapman.

Song: In course of Evening: Black Ey'd Susan-Incledon; Tomorrow-Incledon

Music: Preceding: Grand Sonata on the Piano Forte-Master Parker; with a new Rondo-Master Parker (Haydn); End I: a celebrated Lesson of Nicolai-Master Parker

Entertainment: Monologues End II: Alexander's Feast-Master Parker; End: Grand Address to the Audience-Master Parker

Event Comment: [Address by Thomas John Dibdin (T. J. Dibdin, Reminiscences, 1, 256).] Boxes 6s. Pit 3s. 6d. Gallery 2s. Upper Gallery 1s. The Doors to be opened at 5:30. To begin at 6:30 [see 9 Dec.]. Places for the Boxes to be taken of Brandon at the Box office in Hart-street. No Money to be returned. [On playbill of 6 May 1800: Printed by E. Macleish, 2, Bow-street, Covent-Garden.] Receipts: #290 3s. 6d. (279.12.0; 10.11.6)


Mainpiece Title: Laugh When You Can

Role: Gossamer Actor: Lewis
Role: Mortimer Actor: Holman
Role: Bonus Actor: Munden
Role: Charles Mortimer Actor: Miss Gilbert
Role: Sambo Actor: Fawcett
Role: Delville Actor: Whitfield
Role: Costly Actor: Townsend
Role: Farmer Blackbrook Actor: Thompson
Role: Gregory Actor: Abbot
Role: Waiter Actor: Simmons
Role: Bailiff Actor: Wilde
Role: Mrs Mortimer Actor: Mrs Pope
Role: Emily Actor: Mrs Litchfield
Role: Dorothy Actor: Miss Chapman
Role: Miss Gloomly Actor: Mrs Mattocks.

Afterpiece Title: Rosina

Role: Belville Actor: Incledon
Role: Captain Belville Actor: Hill
Role: Rustic Actor: Street
Role: Irish Haymaker Actor: Waddy
Role: William Actor: Townsend
Role: Phoebe Actor: Mrs Martyr
Role: Dorcas Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Rosina Actor: Mrs Atkins.

Entertainment: Monologue Preceding: New Occasional Address-Pope

Event Comment: [In mainpiece the playbill retains Miss Biggs as Angela, but "On account of the sudden indisposition of Miss Biggs, Miss Heard will perform the part of Angela, and hopes for the usual indulgence of the audience" (printed slip attached to Kemble playbill).] Afterpiece [1st time; MF 2, by Thomas John Dibdin, based on Der Wildfang, by August Ferdinand Friedrich von Kotzebue. Prologue by Miles Peter Andrews (London Chronicle, 4 Feb. 1800)]: The Overture and Musick composed by Kelly [with one selection from Paisiello]. Books of the Songs to be had in the Theatre. Receipts: #264 17s. (139.8.6; 122.17.0; 2.11.6)


Mainpiece Title: The Castle-spectre

Role: Angela Actor: Miss Heard.
Role: Muley Actor: Caulfield
Role: Allan Actor: Packer.
Role: Osmond Actor: Barrymore
Role: Reginald Actor: Cory
Role: Percy Actor: C. Kemble
Role: Father Philip Actor: Palmer
Role: Motley Actor: Wathen
Role: Kenrick Actor: Holland
Role: Hassan Actor: Dowton
Role: Saib Actor: Trueman
Role: Alaric Actor: Wentworth
Role: Harold Actor: Webb
Role: Edric Actor: Chippendale
Role: Alice Actor: Mrs Walcot
Role: Evelina's Ghost Actor: Mrs Powell

Afterpiece Title: Of Age To-morrow

Role: Frederick Baron Willinhurst Actor: Bannister Jun.
Role: Baron Piffleberg Actor: Suett
Role: Molkus Actor: Wewitzer
Role: Friz Actor: Hollingsworth
Role: Servant Actor: Chippendale
Role: Lady Brumback Actor: Mrs Walcot
Role: Sophia Actor: Miss Stephens
Role: Maria Actor: Miss DeCamp
Role: Prologue Actor: Bannister Jun.
Event Comment: 1st piece [1st time; C 3, by Thomas John Dibdin. In 1801 expanded by the author to 5 acts, and entitled The School for Prejudice. Author of Prologue unknown.]. Receipts: #205 17s. 6d. (202.10.0; 3.7.6)


Mainpiece Title: Liberal Opinions

Role: Frank Liberal Actor: Lewis
Role: Old Liberal Actor: Munden
Role: Ephraim Actor: Fawcett
Role: Mildmay Actor: H. Johnston
Role: Counsellor Friendly Actor: Murray
Role: Squire Chace Actor: Farley
Role: John Grouse Actor: Emery
Role: Parchment Actor: Simmons
Role: Bailiff Actor: Rees
Role: Take Actor: Wilde
Role: Touch Actor: Atkins
Role: Tap Actor: Abbot
Role: Servant Actor: Curties
Role: Mrs Howard Actor: Miss Chapman
Role: Miss Liberal Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Fanny Liberal Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Jenny Actor: Miss Mills
Role: Rachel Actor: Mrs Whitmore
Role: Marian Actor: Miss Murray
Role: Prologue Actor: Mansel.

Afterpiece Title: Paul and Virginia

Role: Paul Actor: Incledon
Role: Alambra Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Tropic Actor: Townsend
Role: Don Antonio Actor: Hill
Role: Diego Actor: Emery
Role: Sebastian Actor: Claremont
Role: Dominique Actor: Munden
Role: Jacintha Actor: Mrs Atkins
Role: Mary Actor: Miss Sims
Role: Virginia Actor: Mrs H. Johnston
Role: unassigned Actor: Atkins, Abbot, Miss Wheatley, Mrs Sydney.
Role: Friars and Muleteers Actor: _Gardner
Role: Choral Boys Actor: Master _Ramage.
Role: Claire Actor: Miss? _Bologna, Mrs _Blurton.
Role: added to Domestics Actor:
Role: Count of Lindenbergh Actor: Howell
Role: Annette Actor: Miss Burnett.
Role: Don Raymond Actor: Farley
Role: Robert and Jaques Actor: Bologna Jun., Blurton
Role: Baptist Actor: Delpini
Role: Claud Actor: King
Role: Don Felix Actor: Hawtin
Role: Theodore Actor: Simmons
Role: Antonio Actor: Miss Sims
Role: Father Ansellum Actor: Whitmore
Role: Master of Hotel Actor: Atkins
Role: Old Steward Actor: Wilde
Role: Domestics Actor: Platt, L. Bologna, Lewiss, Webb, Abbot, Goostree, Howell, Vials, Letteney
Role: Maugerette Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: mother of Agnes Actor: Mrs Watts
Role: Step Actor:
Role: Countess of Lindenbergh Actor: Mrs Follett
Role: Agnes Actor: Mrs Parker

Afterpiece Title: The Horse and the Widow

Role: Vapid Actor: Lewis
Role: Ennui Actor: Fawcett
Role: Neville Actor: H. Johnston
Role: Floriville Actor: Farley
Role: Willoughby Actor: Claremont
Role: Peter Actor: Thompson
Role: Lord Scratch Actor: Munden
Role: Marianne Actor: Mrs Litchfield
Role: Lady Waitfor't Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Letty Actor: Mrs Platt
Role: Miss Courtney Actor: Miss Chapman.
Role: Murtoch Delaney Actor: Johnstone
Role: Frost Actor: Munden
Role: Edward Actor: Fawcett
Role: Seymour Actor: Mansel
Role: Colloony Actor: Waddy
Role: Cymon Actor: Farley
Role: Caroline Actor: Miss Chapman
Role: Cubba Actor: Mrs Litchfield
Role: Louisa Actor: Mrs Chapman.

Dance: As18000501

Song: As18000501


Mainpiece Title: The Agreeable Surprise

Performance Comment: As18000628 but Eugene-_; Chicane-_; John-_; Thomas-_.
Role: Megrim Actor: Fawcett
Role: Demisou Actor: Palmer
Role: James Actor: Wathen
Role: Annette Actor: Mrs Gibbs.

Afterpiece Title: Fortune's Frolick

Role: Numpo Actor: Fawcett
Role: Don Gortez Actor: Emery
Role: Belgardo Actor: Farley
Role: Don Alphonso Actor: J. Palmer
Role: Mirtillo Actor: Klanert
Role: Sticko Actor: Chippendale
Role: Serjeant Actor: Abbot
Role: Servant to Don Gortez Actor: Atkins
Role: Don Testy Actor: Davenport
Role: Carolina Actor: Miss Menage
Role: Ursula Actor: Mrs Whitmore.
Role: Robin Rough@head Actor: Fawcett
Role: Snacks Actor: Davenport
Role: Frank Actor: Klanert
Role: Clown Actor: Chippendale
Role: Servant Actor: Abbot
Role: Countryman Actor: Atkins
Role: Rattle Actor: Palmer
Role: Margery Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Miss Nancy Actor: Miss Menage
Role: Dolly Actor: Mrs Gibbs.


Mainpiece Title: The Point Of Honour

Role: Abel Drugger Actor: Emery
Role: Subtle Actor: Caulfield
Role: Face Actor: J. Palmer
Role: Knowlife Actor: Whitmore
Role: Headlong Actor: Palmer
Role: Doll Tricksy Actor: Mrs Davenport.

Afterpiece Title: Obi

Performance Comment: As18000710 but Chorus of Negro Men-Thomas.
Role: Chorus of Negro Men Actor: Thomas.
Role: Numpo Actor: Fawcett
Role: Don Gortez Actor: Emery
Role: Belgardo Actor: Farley
Role: Don Alphonso Actor: J. Palmer
Role: Mirtillo Actor: Klanert
Role: Sticko Actor: Chippendale
Role: Serjeant Actor: Abbot
Role: Servant to Don Gortez Actor: Atkins
Role: Don Testy Actor: Davenport
Role: Carolina Actor: Miss Menage
Role: Ursula Actor: Mrs Whitmore.
Role: Robin Rough@head Actor: Fawcett
Role: Snacks Actor: Davenport
Role: Frank Actor: Klanert
Role: Clown Actor: Chippendale
Role: Servant Actor: Abbot
Role: Countryman Actor: Atkins
Role: Rattle Actor: Palmer
Role: Margery Actor: Mrs Davenport
Role: Miss Nancy Actor: Miss Menage
Role: Dolly Actor: Mrs Gibbs.
Role: Jonkanoo Actor: Hawtin.
Role: Abednego Actor: Fawcett
Role: Changeable Actor: Farley
Role: Doctor Specific Actor: Davenport
Role: Old Bromley Actor: Emery
Role: Charles Actor: Klanert
Role: William Actor: J. Palmer
Role: Emily Actor: Miss Gaudry
Role: Mrs Changeable Actor: Miss Chapman.
Role: Three@Finger'd Jack Actor: C. Kemble
Role: Captain Orford Actor: Farley
Role: Planter Actor: Caulfield
Role: Quashee Actor: Emery
Role: Sam Actor: J. Palmer
Role: Overseer Actor: Trueman
Role: Tuckey Actor: Master Menage
Role: Planter's Servants Actor: Atkins, Wilkins, Nigh, Gell
Role: Negro Robbers Actor: Klanert, Chippendale, Wilde, Goostree, Gauron, Howell
Role: Officers of Government Actor: Stokes, Knights, Hawkins
Role: Rosa Actor: Miss DeCamp
Role: Quashee's Wife Actor: Mrs Mountain
Role: Sam's Wife Actor: Miss Gaudry
Role: Obi Woman Actor: Mr Abbot
Role: Attendants Actor: Miss Menage, Mrs Lloyd
Role: Chorus of Negresses Actor: Ms Hale, Ms Masters, Ms Gaudry, Ms Leserve, Ms Norton, Ms Coates, Mrs Castelle
Role: Dancing Negresses Actor: Miss Vining, Miss Dibdin, Miss Drake, Miss Willis, Miss Norton, Miss Watson.