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SIE AUGUSTUS HARRIS,

... manager in the world. Augustus is more august than ever. Woe betide the minion who in future addresses the groat administrator Drury Lane aa “Qua.” Sir Augustus Harris, if you please—no more of your Bohemian familiarities. “The whole produced under the personal ...

Published: Thursday 23 July 1891
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 411 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

BIRMINGHAM POLICE COURT

... apprehended on the 2Nth inst., at a house in Drury Lane, when he denied the clsrge. Prisoner pleaded not guilty, and was committed for trial at thle Sessions. I7°ImmUDENT ROD ?? 7i Hll (20), gumnaker, Drury L~ane, was charged wvith stealing thirty-five gold ...

PRIVATE CORRESPONDENCE

... and Rossini may obtain a hearing, as well its Ambroiso Thomas, Ricci, &c. Mr. Mkapleson has usually been late in opening Drury Lane, but this season he has been ready a fortnight earlier than the rival house. It was hoped that the doors of Her Majesty's ...

Published: Tuesday 07 April 1874
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2036 | Page: 7 | Tags: News 

LONDON CORRESPONDENCE

... three paltoemimcs of what may be described as the est End order, these being produced Xt Drury Lane, the New Olympic, and the Crystal Palace. That at Drury Lane, which was given, under the direction of Sir Augmustus Harris, for the first time to-night ...

Published: Tuesday 27 December 1892
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2124 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

LONDON AMUSEMENTS

... New 1 Kay to Pay Old Ihblt bes been brought out at the St. James's Theatre after long interval of repose. was plsyed at Drury Lane for two nights daring Mr. (!. V. Brooke's engagement, and was acted occasionally Sadler's Wells—of course during the memorable ...

Published: Friday 20 April 1877
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2014 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

LONDON AMUSEMENTS

... programme for the summer season. This admirable drama, adapted by Mr. l'lanchu from the French stage, was originally produced Drury Lane Theatre, December 11th, 1828. ia worth while to recall some of tha theories! associations of tha time. Edmund Kaan *«• then ...

Published: Friday 15 June 1877
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1615 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

PRIVATE CORRESPONDENCE

... afternoon or at night, to enable a profit to be made. The amount of money lavished by Mbr. Harris in his prepara- tions at Drury Lane is almost fabulous, and should anything occur to prevent the house from being ever thronged, he wvould lose what to most ...

Published: Monday 02 January 1888
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2549 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

PRIVATE CORRESPONDENCE

... one of insuperable difficulty. Both Opera Houses will be open this Easter. Covent Garden, as usual, has led the way, and Drury Lane will open its doors on Tuesday, with I Lucrezia Borgia. Mr. Mapleson begins with a strong company for Easter, since the ...

Published: Tuesday 15 April 1873
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2765 | Page: 6 | Tags: News 

PRIVATE CORRESPONDENCE

... selected for her debase, and kindled nearly the same enthusiasm. To-night she was announced to appear for the third time, and Drury Lane was crowded to the ceiling. Unfortunately, the cold and ungenial weather of the last few days has affected her voice, and ...

Published: Monday 15 May 1871
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3262 | Page: 5 | Tags: News 

AN ACTIVE AND BDOCBBSFUL CAREER

... Harris was destined to make his mark in the world. the resignation of Mr. F. B. Chatterton, in 1879, of the lesseoship of Drury Lane, great chance presented itself to this ambitious young man. With a few firm friends, no capital whatever, and unlimited ...

Published: Tuesday 23 June 1896
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2439 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

DAILY MAIL, TUESDAY, MARCH 81/1891 LOCAL NEWS AND JOTTINGS

... Million of Money the Prince o? Wales Theatre has been the means of bringing Bitrainghsaa the two fsaamss collaborators on Drury Lane dramas. Mr. Augustus Harris and Mr. Henry Pettitt. Yesterday afternoon these celebrities were to seen the Queen’s Hotel ...

Published: Tuesday 31 March 1891
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3052 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SPORTING NEWS

... C. Hartopp'.: Drury Lane, by Sweetbread- Cinderella, 3y, 7st 111b . ?? Barrett 1 Mr. Hla's Alastor, 6, Gat 41b ?? Cannon 2 Mr. Burton's Dainty bavie, 4y, Sat 11b ?? Rickaby 3 Pasquino (Griffiths) also ran.-Betting: 2 to 1 on Drury Lane, 4 to 1 agst Alastor ...