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Event Comment: Benefit Mechel, Mlle Mechel (the French Boy and Girl). Afterpiece: a new Pantomime Entertainment. [Tickets at Mechel's in Newport Street.] Receipts: money #70 8s. 6d.; seals #71 14s. (Account Book); #150 (Rylands MS.). [The two dancers were charged #60 for their benefit. This is the last entry in the incomplete Account Book.


Mainpiece Title: The Double Gallant

Role: Bolus Actor: Roberts
Role: Rhubarb Actor: Anderson
Role: Finder Actor: James
Role: Supple Actor: Clarke
Role: Old Wilful Actor: Mullart
Role: Old Atall Actor: Arthur
Role: Strut Actor: Oates
Role: Sylvia Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Wishwell Actor: Mrs Mullart
Role: Situp Actor: Miss Burgess.
Role: Double Gallant Actor: Cibber
Role: Sir Solomon Actor: Hippisley
Role: Dainty Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Clarinda Actor: Mrs Stevens
Role: Clerimont Actor: Hale
Role: Careless Actor: Hallam
Role: Lady Sadlife Actor: Mrs Woffington.

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin Barber

Dance: I: Concerto-Mlle Mechel; II: Minuet, French Rigadoon-Mechel the Father, who never appeared in any theatre in England, Mlle Mechel the Daughter; Minuet-Mechel the Son, Miss Polly Woffington, the first time of her appearing on the stage; IV: The Metamorphoses of the Windmills-Mechel, Mlle Mechel, Miss Woffington, Master Ferg, a little French Boy; lately come from France. End Afterpiece: A Wooden Shoe dance called Les Sabotiers de Piemont-Mechel Sr, Mechel Jr., Mlle Mechel, little French Boy


Mainpiece Title: The Rover

Role: Sancho Actor: Mullart
Role: Hellena Actor: Mrs Vincent.
Role: Rover Actor: Ryan
Role: Angelica Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Belvile Actor: Hale
Role: Antonio Actor: Hallam
Role: Pedro Actor: Rosco
Role: Frederic Actor: Oates
Role: Florinda Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Valeria Actor: Mrs Hale
Role: Moretta Actor: Mrs James
Role: Lucetta Actor: Mrs Kilby
Role: Blunt Actor: Cibber.

Afterpiece Title: The Sham Conjurer

Performance Comment: As17410418, but concluding with% The Swiss-Mechel, Mlle Mechel.

Dance: I: French Peasants-Mechel, Mlle Mechel


Mainpiece Title: The Merchant Of Venice

Role: Bassanio Actor: Havard.
Role: Jessica Actor: Mrs Ridout.
Role: Merchant Actor: Delane
Role: Gratiano Actor: Mills
Role: Shylock Actor: Macklin
Role: Launcelot Actor: Neale
Role: Gobbo Actor: Johnson
Role: Solanio Actor: Berry
Role: Morochius Actor: Woodburn
Role: Balthazar Actor: Green
Role: Duke Actor: Winstone
Role: Tubal Actor: Taswell
Role: Solarino Actor: Ridout
Role: Portia Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Nerissa Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Lorenzo Actor: Lowe

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin Shipwrecked

Performance Comment: As17411204, but a Grand Ballet-_; Peasant Dance-Mechels.

Song: I: Celia has ten thousand Charms-Beard; IV: A Song with French Horns-Beard

Dance: III: The Swiss, as17410926

Event Comment: New Scenes, Dresses and Decorations for the dances. [No after money.] The New Grand Ballet, call'd the Turkish Pirate, and the Comic Entertainment of Dancing, the Laundress's Visiting Day were perform'd last Monday at Drury Lane, with uncommon applause. The Scenery was well contriv'd, the habits very elegant, and the dance in a taste particularly agreeable. The comic entertainment is a fine piece of low humour, the various characters were well represented and afforded a great deal of Mirth; Sig Salomon especially, in the character of the woman's taylor, show'd a great deal of a good comedian as well as an excellent dancer, and the whole was greatly approv'd of.--London Courant; or New Advertiser, 31 Dec


Mainpiece Title: Love's Last Shift; Or, The Fool In Fashion

Role: Sir Novelty Actor: Cibber
Role: Loveless Actor: Giffard
Role: Sir William Actor: Taswell
Role: Elder Worthy Actor: Bridges
Role: Young Worthy Actor: Mills
Role: Snap Actor: Yates
Role: Sly Actor: Neale
Role: Lawyer Actor: Bransby
Role: Amanda Actor: Mrs Giffard
Role: Hillaria Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Flareit Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Narcissa Actor: Mrs Woffington.

Dance: New Grand Dance call'd The Turkish Pirate; or a descent on the Grecian Coast-Salomon, Mlle Violette, Sig Padouana, M. Mechel, Salomon's Son; Also a New Entertainment call'd the Laundress's Visiting Day-Sg Salomon, Mlle Violette, Sga Padouana, M. Mechel, Salomon's Son

Performance Comment: Mechel, Salomon's Son; Also a New Entertainment call'd the Laundress's Visiting Day-Sg Salomon, Mlle Violette, Sga Padouana, M. Mechel, Salomon's Son.


Mainpiece Title: As You Like It

Performance Comment: As17420309 but Jacques-Cross; Epilogue to the Memory of Milward-_.
Role: Jacques Actor: Cross
Role: Duke Sen. Actor: Ridout
Role: Frederick Actor: Winstone
Role: Orlando Actor: Mills
Role: LeBeau Actor: Woodburn
Role: Charles Actor: Raftor
Role: William Actor: Ray
Role: Milward Actor: Cibber.
Role: Duke Senior Actor: Mills
Role: Duke Frederick Actor: Ward
Role: Jaques Actor: Cibber
Role: Amiens Actor: Lowe
Role: Touchstone Actor: Macklin
Role: Oliver Actor: Havard
Role: Adam Actor: Berry
Role: Silvius Actor: Green
Role: Phebe Actor: Miss Bennet
Role: Le Beau Actor: Ridout
Role: Jaques de Bois Actor: Turbutt
Role: Corin Actor: Taswell
Role: Audrey Actor: Mrs Egerton
Role: Celia Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Rosalind Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Arne Actor:
Role: as originally, Actor: Lowe, Mrs Clive.

Afterpiece Title: The Virgin Unmasked

Role: Miss Lucy Actor: Mrs Clive.

Dance: I: Les Jardiniers Suedois-the Mechels; II: A Grand Ball Dance-Mechel Sen, Mechel Jr, Mlle Mechel; IV: The Cuckow Dance-the Mechels; V: The German Hussar-the Mechels

Song: III: Song-Beard


Mainpiece Title: The Beggar's Opera

Role: Nimming Ned Actor: Marr
Role: Player Actor: Bransby
Role: Dreary Actor: Wright.
Role: Mrs Coaxer Actor: Mrs Horsington.
Role: Ned Actor: Vaughan.
Role: Lockit Actor: Berry
Role: Drawer Actor: Gray
Role: Lucy Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Polly Actor: Miss Edwards, 1st time at this theatre
Role: Macheath Actor: Lowe
Role: Filch Actor: Raftor
Role: Peachum Actor: Macklin
Role: Mat Actor: Blakes
Role: Mrs Peachum Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Beggar Actor: Winstone
Role: Benn Budge Actor: Simpson
Role: Bagshot Actor: Leigh
Role: Crookfinger Jack Actor: Usher
Role: Wat Dreary Actor: Bransby
Role: Diana Trapes Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Mrs Slammekin Actor: Miss Minors
Role: Jenny Diver Actor: Miss Royer
Role: Sukey Tawdry Actor: Mrs King
Role: Mrs Vixen Actor: Miss Cole
Role: Dolly Trull Actor: Miss Pitt
Role: Molly Brazen Actor: Mrs Bradshaw
Role: Hornpipe Actor: Yates.

Afterpiece Title: The Anatomist

Role: Martin Actor: Bransby.
Role: Le Medicin Actor: Blakes
Role: Crispin Actor: Yates
Role: Old Gerald Actor: Collins
Role: Young Gerald Actor: Usher
Role: Angelica Actor: Miss Bradshaw
Role: Beatrice Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Mrs Crispin Actor: Mrs Bridges
Role: Maid Actor: Miss Cole.

Dance: I: Muilment; II: The Peasant and Sabotiere-Mechel, Young Mechel; III: Les Characteres de la Dance-Miss Mechel; I of Farce: Minuet, Louvre-the Mechels; End of Farce: Swiss Dance-the Mechels

Event Comment: Benefit the Mechels. Tickets deliver'd out for the Confederacy will be taken


Mainpiece Title: Julius Caesar

Role: Brutus Actor: Delane
Role: Antony Actor: Barry
Role: Cassius Actor: Sparks
Role: Octavius Actor: Blakes
Role: Caska Actor: Berry
Role: Caesar Actor: Mills
Role: Calphurnia Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Portia Actor: Mrs Furnival
Role: Decius Actor: Bridges
Role: Trebonius Actor: Winstone
Role: Cimber Actor: Usher
Role: Messala Actor: Bransby
Role: Ligarius Actor: Taswell
Role: Cinna Actor: Marr
Role: Servant to Antony Actor: Ray
Role: Lucillius Actor: Leigh
Role: Pindarus Actor: Raftor
Role: Publius Actor: Wright
Role: Citizens Actor: Neale, Yates, Collins, Barrington.

Afterpiece Title: The Dragon of Wantley

Song: I: An Italian Song in Italian-the Mechels

Dance: I: dance-Muilment; II: Louvre, Minuet-the Mechels; III: Sailor's Dance-the Mechels; IV: Mlle Mechel; V: Grand Comic Dance-the Mechels


Mainpiece Title: Comus

Performance Comment: Comus-Delane; Elder Brother-Havard; Younger Brother-Stevens; 1st Spirit-L. Sparkes; 2nd Spirit-Woodburn; Lady-Mrs Ridout; a Bacchanal-Lowe; Euphrosyne-Mrs Clive; Pastoral Nymph-Mrs Arne; Sabrina-Miss Edwards; The Dances-Muilment, Mechel, Miss Mechel, Desse, Leviez, Pelling, Roger, Mrs Thompson, Mrs Mills, Mrs Pritchard.
Related Works
Related Work: Comus Author(s): George Colman, the elder


Mainpiece Title: Comus

Performance Comment: As17411230, but The Dances-M Mechel, Mlle +Mechel.
Role: The Dances Actor: M Mechel, Mlle +Mechel.
Role: Comus Actor: Delane
Role: Elder Brother Actor: Milward
Role: Younger Brother Actor: Havard
Role: 1st Spirit Actor: Mills
Role: 2nd Spirit Actor: Ridout
Role: Lady Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Euphrosene Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Bacchanal Actor: Beard
Role: Sabrina Actor: Mrs Arne
Role: The Dances Actor: M Mechell, Mlle Mechell, Desse, Mrs Walter, Dumont, Leviez, Baudouin, Mrs Thompson, Mrs Rayner, Miss Story.
Related Works
Related Work: Comus Author(s): George Colman, the elder
Event Comment: New Pantomime with Songs by Dr Arne; Scenes in Scotland; background of defeat of the rebellion (Biographia Dramatica). Scenes and Decorations New. No persons can be admitted behind the Scenes


Mainpiece Title: The Constant Couple

Role: Constable Actor: Winstone.
Role: Sir Harry Wildair Actor: Foote
Role: Lady Lurewell Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Parly Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Col Standard Actor: Delane
Role: Smuggler Actor: Taswell
Role: Beau Clincher Actor: Yates
Role: Clincher Jun. Actor: Neale
Role: Vizard Actor: Havard
Role: Dicky Actor: Ray
Role: Tom Errand Actor: Leigh
Role: Angelina Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Lady Darling Actor: Mrs Bridges.

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin Incendiary; or, Colombine Cameron

Performance Comment: Harlequin-Yates; Miser-Collins; Carlos-Blakes; Pope-Bibby; Magistrate-I. Sparks; Beau-Liviez; Colombine (with proper songs)-Mrs Clive; Highlander-Winstone; Scotch Servant-Barrington; Thirsis, a Volunteer-Lowe; Amoret-Miss Edwards; With Proper Dances (Scotch and other)-Muilment, the Mechels, Desse, Roger, Shawford, Miles; Victory-Mrs Arne; Fame-Miss Young.
Role: Harlequin Actor: Yates
Role: Miser Actor: Collins
Role: Carlos Actor: Blakes
Role: Pope Actor: Bibby
Role: Magistrate Actor: I. Sparks
Role: Beau Actor: Liviez
Role: Colombine Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Highlander Actor: Winstone
Role: Scotch Servant Actor: Barrington
Role: a Volunteer Actor: Lowe
Role: Amoret Actor: Miss Edwards
Role: With Proper Dances Actor: Muilment, the Mechels, Desse, Roger, Shawford, Miles
Role: Victory Actor: Mrs Arne
Role: Fame Actor: Miss Young.
Event Comment: For the Relief of Mr Chetwood, late Prompter at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, and now a Prisoner in the King's Bench. Receipts: money #219; seals #15 (Account Book); #250 Rylands MS.). [William Shenstone saw Cibber act on 12, 13, or 14 Jan. See Letters of William Shenstone, pp. 14-15.


Mainpiece Title: The Old Batchelor

Role: Fondlewife Actor: Cibber Sr
Role: Heartwell Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Bellmour Actor: Ryan
Role: Vainlove Actor: Rosco
Role: Sharper Actor: Hale
Role: Setter Actor: Jones
Role: Sir Joseph Actor: Neale
Role: Bluff Actor: Mullart
Role: Belinda Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Araminta Actor: Mrs Hale
Role: Sylvia Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Laetitia Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: With an Occasional Epilogue upon Himself, Actor: Mr Cibber.

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Event Comment: By Command of their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales and the Lady Augusta. Benefit Lalauze. There will be no Building on the Stage. Receipts: money #97 5s.; seals #63 6s. (Account Book); #160 (Rylands MS.). [Lalauze was charged #50 for his benefit.


Mainpiece Title: The Stratagem

Role: Cherry Actor: Mrs Woffington.
Role: Archer Actor: Ryan
Role: Mrs Sullen Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Aimwell Actor: Hale
Role: Bonniface Actor: Mullart
Role: Foigard Actor: Rosco
Role: Sullen Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Gibbet Actor: Neale
Role: Sir Charles Actor: Salway
Role: Dorinda Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Lady Bountiful Actor: Mrs James
Role: Gipsey Actor: Miss Horsington
Role: Scrub Actor: Hippisley.

Afterpiece Title: (by Cby Command)The Jealous Farmer Outwitted; Harlequin a Statue

Role: Farmer Actor: Bencraft
Role: Farmer's Wife Actor: Mrs Kilby
Role: Harlequin Actor: Lun Jr
Role: Pierot Actor: Lalauze
Role: Comic Dance Actor: Villeneuve, Mrs Delagarde.

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel, Desnoyer, Signora Barberini


Mainpiece Title: Abra Mule

Role: Abramule Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Mahomet Actor: Stephens
Role: Solyman Actor: Delane
Role: Pyrrhus Actor: Ryan
Role: Kister Aga Actor: Hale
Role: Cuproli Actor: Gibson
Role: Haly Actor: Rosco
Role: Mursa Actor: Roberts
Role: Zaida Actor: Miss Burgess
Role: Marama Actor: Mrs Mullart.

Afterpiece Title: The Devil to Pay

Role: Sir John Actor: Salway
Role: Nell Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Jobson Actor: Mullart
Role: Lady Loverule Actor: Mrs Kilby.
Related Works
Related Work: The Devil to Pay; or, The Wives Metamorphos'd Author(s): Theophilus Cibber

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Song: Leveridge, Salway, Roberts


Mainpiece Title: Hamlet

Role: Ophelia Actor: Mrs Clive.
Role: Hamlet Actor: attempted by a young actor
Role: Laertes Actor: Marshall
Role: King Actor: Bridges
Role: Ghost Actor: Delane
Role: Polonius Actor: Taswell
Role: Lucianus Actor: Yates
Role: Horatio Actor: Havard
Role: Queen Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Gravediggers Actor: Macklin, Ray
Role: Marcellus Actor: Turbutt
Role: Rosencraus Actor: Simpson
Role: Guildenstern Actor: Goodfellow
Role: Ostrick Actor: Neale
Role: Bernardo Actor: Winstone
Role: Player Queen Actor: Mrs Yates.

Afterpiece Title: The Intriguing Chambermaid

Role: Lettice Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Valentine Actor: Lowe
Role: Goodall Actor: Winstone
Role: Oldcastle Actor: Taswell
Role: Slap Actor: Turbutt
Role: Mrs Highman Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Charlotte Actor: Mrs Ridout
Role: Drunken Colonel Actor: Macklin.

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Event Comment: Benefit Mrs Cross, Mrs Bridges, Miss Young. The General Advertiser included the following Puff: Sir, As I am continually searching for latent Curiosities, out of a sincere regard for the Public Satisfaction, I think it my Duty (lest among the Multitude of Diversions now flourishing, some other might engross the attention of the Curious) to inform the world, that the Farce which will be perform'd this Evening at Drury Lane theatre, call'd May Day, or the Merry Milkmaids of Islington, was written by the particular desire of King Charles II who had it first performed at Newmarket; how agreeably that jovial Monarch was entertained, every person, who thinks it worth his while to see it, according to his abilities, will be a competent judge, Yours, &c A. Virtuoso. [Part of the Multitude of Diversions referred to included announcement in the same paper for a Rehearsal of the whole Band of Music at Ruckholt House, the following Monday; a paragraph Puff on the diversions at Sadler's Wells in consequence of the late happy Victory of the Duke of Cumberland over the Rebels, with special notice of a New Interlude of Music call'd Strephon's Return, or the British Hero, perform'd this night with many advantages of Dress and Decoration, and a new Ballet by Matthews; and further notice of the Representation of the Battle near Culloden House which had met with universal applause, and which would continue to be repeated at the New Wells in Goodman's Fields. The Farce at Drury Lane this evening was advertised as not having been played for 20 years. It was taken from Thomas Nabbes' Totenham Court Road, by the Compiler of the Muse of Newmarket, 1680. The MS Occasional Prologue praising Cumberland is in the Larpent Collection.


Mainpiece Title: The Committee

Performance Comment: As17460117, but Mrs Day-Mrs Cross; A New Occasional Prologue on the Duke of Cumberland's Defeat of the Rebels-Cibber.
Role: Mrs Day Actor: Mrs Cross
Role: 's Defeat of the Rebels Actor: Cibber.
Role: Mrs Chat Actor: Miss Pitt
Role: Bookseller Actor: Collins.
Role: Story Actor: Blakes.
Role: Teague Actor: Barrington
Role: Careless Actor: Giffard
Role: Blunt Actor: Berry
Role: Obadiah Actor: Taswell
Role: Ruth Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Day Actor: Ray
Role: Abel Actor: Neale
Role: Arabella Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Committeeman Actor: Goodfellow
Role: Bailiff Actor: Samson
Role: Soldier Actor: Usher
Role: Jack Actor: Marr

Afterpiece Title: May Day; or, The Merry Milkmaids of Islington

Performance Comment: To conclude with a Rural Dance in Honour of Flora-after the manner of the Ancients.

Song: Miss Young

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Event Comment: Benefit I. Sparks. Tickets deliver'd out by Lloyd, Mason, Caustin, &c will be taken, and tickets deliver'd out by Brooks, Bride, Mrs Barclay, Mrs Fenn, and others for the Country Wife for Thursday last will be taken this night. Being the last time of the Company's performing this season. [The advance notice of this night had included the Musical Entertainment of Neptune and Amphitrite (compos'd by Arne), but this is omitted from the notice of the day.


Mainpiece Title: The Tempest

Role: Francisco Actor: Bransby
Role: Miranda Actor: Mrs Mozeen
Role: Prospero Actor: L.? Sparks
Role: Ferdinand Actor: Delane
Role: Caliban Actor: I. Sparks
Role: Stephano Actor: Macklin
Role: Trinculo Actor: Barrington
Role: Anthonio Actor: Goodfellow
Role: Alonzo Actor: Bridges
Role: Gonzalo Actor: Berry
Role: Boatswain Actor: Blakes
Role: Ariel Actor: Mrs Clive
Role: Sebastian Actor: Marshall
Role: The Grand Masque Actor:
Role: The Part of Juno Actor: Mrs Arne
Role: Iris Actor: Miss Young
Role: Ceres Actor: Mrs Sibella With proper Chorus's and Dances.

Afterpiece Title: The Tragedy of Tragedies

Role: Grizzle Actor: Winstone
Role: Foodle Actor: Marr.
Role: Doodle Actor: Usher
Role: Bailiff Actor: Simpson
Role: Tom Thumb Actor: Miss Macklin
Role: King Actor: Blakes
Role: Glumdalca Actor: I. Sparks
Role: Queen Dollalolla Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Cleora Actor: Miss Cole
Role: Noodle Actor: Marr
Role: Huncamunca Actor: Taswell
Role: Ghost of Gaffer Thumb Actor: Goodfellow.

Dance: Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Song: CCantata-Lowe


Mainpiece Title: Love's Last Shift

Role: Sir Novelty Actor: Cibber
Role: Loveless Actor: Ryan
Role: Elder Worthy Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Young Worthy Actor: Hale
Role: Sir William Actor: Hippisley
Role: Snap Actor: Arthur
Role: Sly Actor: Mullart
Role: Narcissa Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Hillaria Actor: Mrs Stevens
Role: Flareit Actor: Mrs Kilby
Role: Amanda Actor: Mrs Woodward.

Afterpiece Title: The Sham Conjurer

Dance: II: Minuet-Destrade, Mlle Mechel; III: Two Pierots-Richardson, Destrade; IV: Peasants de Bordeaux-Destrade; V: Minuet-Dupre, Mlle Ozanne


Mainpiece Title: All's Well That Ends Well

Role: King Actor: Delane.
Role: Bertram Actor: Mills
Role: LaFeu Actor: Berry
Role: Clown Actor: Macklin
Role: Duke of Florence Actor: Woodburn
Role: Dumain Sen. Actor: Havard
Role: Dumain Jun. Actor: Ridout
Role: Interpreter Actor: Winstone
Role: Rynaldo Actor: Turbutt
Role: Diana Actor: Mrs Ridout
Role: Widow Actor: Mrs Cross
Role: Mariana Actor: Mrs Marshall
Role: Countess of Rousillon Actor: Mrs Butler
Role: Helena Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Parolles Actor: Cibber.

Afterpiece Title: Harlequin Shipwrecked

Song: I: Ballad-Lowe; IV: The Early Horn-Lowe

Dance: II: The Serious Dance, as17420322 III: Dutch Dance, as17411219

Event Comment: Benefit Hallam. [Tickets at Hallam's, next the Chapel, Great Queen Street. Tickets for Mullart also taken.] Receipts: money #28 17s.; seals #78 12s. (Account Book); #110 (Rylands MS.). [Hallam was charged #50 for his benefit.


Mainpiece Title: The Conscious Lovers

Role: Daniel Actor: Neale
Role: Phillis Actor: Mrs Woffington.
Role: Indiana Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Bevil Jr Actor: Delane
Role: Sir John Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Myrtle Actor: Hallam
Role: Cimberton Actor: Hippisley
Role: Sealand Actor: Rosco
Role: Humphrey Actor: Mullart
Role: Mrs Sealand Actor: Mrs James
Role: Isabella Actor: Mrs Mullart
Role: Lucinda Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Tom Actor: Cibber.

Afterpiece Title: The Tragedy of Tragedies

Role: Tom Thumb Actor: Miss Mullart.
Role: King Arthur Actor: Mullart
Role: Grizzle Actor: Hallam
Role: Queen Dollalolla Actor: Mrs Mullart
Role: Huncamunca Actor: Mrs Woodward.

Dance: I: The Swiss-Mechel, Mlle Mechel; IV: Comic Dance-Villeneuve, Mrs Delagarde; V: French Peasants-Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Song: In II: Roberts

Event Comment: At the Desire of several Persons of Quality. Benefit Bridgwater. As Written by Shakespear. Receipts: money #23 17s.; seals #64 19s. (Account Book); #100 (Rylands MS.). [Bridgwater was charged #50 for his benefit.


Mainpiece Title: King John

Performance Comment: King John-Delane; Arthur-Mrs Vincent; Bastard Faulconbridge-Hale; Hubert-Bridgwater; Phillip, King of France-Ryan; Dauphin-Hallam; Pandulph-Roberts; Constance-Mrs Mullart; Blanche-Mrs Stevens; With a New Epilogue, in the Person of Shakespear (ushered in by Solemn Musick) on Occasion of the Monument erected by the Publick to his Memory.-Mr Theobald; With an exact Representation of the said Monument-.

Dance: LLes Matelots-Mechel, Mlle Mechel; Comic Dance-Villeneuve, Mrs Delagarde; French Peasants-Mechel, Mlle Mechel


Mainpiece Title: The Comedy Of Errors

Role: Antipholis of Syracuse Actor: Milward
Role: Antipholis of Ephasus Actor: Mills
Role: Aegean Actor: Berry
Role: Dromio of Syracuse Actor: Macklin
Role: Dromio of Ephasus Actor: Arthur
Role: Duke Actor: Winstone
Role: Balthazar Actor: Ridout
Role: Angelo Actor: Havard
Role: Pinch Actor: Neale
Role: 1st Merchant Actor: Turbutt
Role: 2nd Merchant Actor: Ward
Role: Messenger Actor: Taswell
Role: Officer Actor: Woodburn
Role: The Lady Abbess Actor: Mrs Macklin
Role: Luciana Actor: Mrs Mills
Role: Courtesan Actor: Mrs Bennet
Role: Adriana Actor: Mrs Woffington.

Afterpiece Title: The Fortune Tellers

Role: Gipsey Women Actor: Mrs Hough, Miss _Minors
Role: Queen of Gipsies Actor: Mrs Phillips
Role: Mother Actor: Barclay.
Role: Harlequin Actor: Phillips
Role: Gipsies Actor: Bride, Green, Rayner, Gray
Role: Young Rustick Actor: Liviez
Role: Colombine Actor: Miss Mann
Role: Colombine's Father Actor: Leigh
Role: Fidler Actor: Gray
Role: Maid Actor: Miss Story
Role: John Trot Actor: Hough
Role: Adonis Actor: Desse
Role: Venus Actor: Mrs Walter
Role: Pilgrims Actor: Liviez, Dumont, Baudouin,
Role: Cupid Actor: Constantini.

Song: HHappy Pair-Beard; III: Bright Author of my Present Flame-Lowe

Dance: II: A Musette-M Mechel, Mlle Mechel; IV: A Dutch Dance-Delamain; V: A Pierrot Dance-M Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Event Comment: With new Habits, scenes, Machines, and other Decorations for the Dances. Nothing under full price will be taken during the time of performance. The Refusal oblig'd to be deferr'd on account of the Indisposition of a Principal Performer


Mainpiece Title: Love For Love

Role: Mrs Foresight Actor: Mrs Cross.
Role: Valentine Actor: Giffard
Role: Tattle Actor: Cibber
Role: Scandal Actor: Mills
Role: Sir Sampson Actor: Bridges
Role: Ben Actor: Macklin
Role: Foresight Actor: Taswell
Role: Jeremy Actor: Neale
Role: Trapland Actor: Ray
Role: Buckram Actor: Bransby
Role: Angelica Actor: Mrs Giffard
Role: Mrs Frail Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Nurse Actor: Mrs Bridges
Role: Prue Actor: Mrs Clive.

Dance: Grand Comic Dance call'dThe German Camp-Salomon, Mlle Violette, Mechel, Mlle Mechel, Salomon's Son; Also The Vintage-Salomon, Mlle Violette, Muilment, Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Event Comment: By Command of their Royal Highnesses the Duke and the Princesses Amelia, Caroline, and Louisa. Benefit Glover. [Tickets at Glover's, in Chandos Street.] Stage as 10 March. Receipts: money #45 4s.; seals #126 17s. [In the Account Book, the space for the nightly charge is blank.] #200 (Rylands MS.)


Mainpiece Title: The Provok'd Husband

Role: Manly Actor: Delane
Role: Richard Actor: Bencraft
Role: Lady Grace Actor: Mrs Stevens.
Role: Townly Actor: Ryan
Role: Lady Townly Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Sir Frances Actor: Hippisley
Role: Basset Actor: Neale
Role: Lady Wronghead Actor: Mrs Kilby
Role: Mrs Motherly Actor: Mrs Martin
Role: Jenny Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Myrtilla Actor: Mrs Hale
Role: Trusty Actor: Mrs Mullart.

Dance: I: French Peasants-Mechel; II: English Peasants-Glover, Mlle Mechel, Delagarde, Oates, Mrs Villeneuve, Miss Horsington; III: Scots Dance-Glover, Mlle Roland, Villeneuve, Richardson, Oates, Mrs Villeneuve; IV: Serious Ballet-Glover, Mlle Mechel; V: Louvre, Minuet-Glover, Signora Barberini

Event Comment: For the Entertainment of the Grand Master and the rest of the Brethren of...Free and Accepted Masons. Benefit Bencraft. Receipts: money #59 3s.; seals #65 8s. (Account Book); #130 (Rylands MS.). [Bencraft was charged #70 for his benefit.


Mainpiece Title: The Old Batchelor

Performance Comment: See17410310 but Heartwell-Bridgwater; Laetitia-Mrs Woffington; Bellmour-Ryan; Vainlove-Gibson; Sharper-Hale; Setter-Oates; Barnaby-Clarke; Sir Joseph-Neale; Bluff-Mullart; Belinda-Mrs Bellamy; Araminta-Mrs Hale; Sylvia-Mrs Vincent; Lucy-Mrs Mullart; Fondlewife-Hippisley; With a proper Prologue-Brother Hallam; And an Epilogue-Mrs Horton.
Role: 7410310 but Heartwell Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Laetitia Actor: Mrs Woffington
Role: Bellmour Actor: Ryan
Role: Vainlove Actor: Gibson
Role: Sharper Actor: Hale
Role: Setter Actor: Oates
Role: Barnaby Actor: Clarke
Role: Sir Joseph Actor: Neale
Role: Bluff Actor: Mullart
Role: Belinda Actor: Mrs Bellamy
Role: Araminta Actor: Mrs Hale
Role: Sylvia Actor: Mrs Vincent
Role: Lucy Actor: Mrs Mullart
Role: Fondlewife Actor: Hippisley
Role: With a proper Prologue Actor: Brother Hallam
Role: And an Epilogue Actor: Mrs Horton.

Dance: FFrench Peasant-Mechel; The Swiss-Mechel, Mlle Mechel

Song: With the Songs in Masonry-as usual; And, by particular Desire, a Duette in the Characters of Punch and Colombine-Bencraft, Mrs Lampe


Mainpiece Title: The Spanish Fryar

Role: Elvira Actor: Mrs Bellamy.
Role: Teresa Actor: Miss Burgess.
Role: Torrismond Actor: Delane
Role: Lorenzo Actor: Ryan
Role: Queen Actor: Mrs Horton
Role: Gomez Actor: Hippisley
Role: Fryar Actor: Bridgwater
Role: Bertran Actor: Hale
Role: Raymond Actor: Rosco
Role: Alphonso Actor: Arthur
Role: Pedro Actor: Gibson

Afterpiece Title: The Jealous Farmer Outwitted

Role: 7410406 but Farmer Actor: Bencraft
Role: Farmer's Wife Actor: Mrs Kilby
Role: Harlequin Actor: Lun Jr
Role: with Comic Dance Actor: Villeneuve.

Dance: TTambourine-Mechel, Mlle Mechel; By Desire, Minuet-Villeneuve, Mlle Mechel; Scots Dance-Glover, Mlle Roland