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REVIEWS

... . Fifty Years of a Showman's Life. The Life ancl Travels of J an Mare. By Himself. W. H. Allen and Co., 13, Waterloo- place. 1889. THERE can be no doubt that in becoming a showman Mr. Van Hare ...

CRYSTAL PALACE

... . THE concert given at the Crystal Palace on Saturday last presented a variety of attractions, and was well attended. The following programme was provided, and it will be seen that two i ...

MONDAY POPULAR CONCERTS

... . ONE of the moat attractive concerts of Mr. Chappell's twenty-first season was that given on Monday last in presence of a crowded audience. rai t I. 1. Qunvtctt in r minor, Op. ...

CRITERION THEATRE

... . TN spite of an occasional vein of vulgarity, and of what one may call the bourgcois character of its comedy, Tico Roses has so much charm in the brightness of its wit and the pretti ...

SADLER'S WELLS

... . THERE is nothing very much to be said about the combina tion of romance and domestic drama by Mr. George Corner, which under the title Never Despair was presented at Sadler's Wollson S ...

THEATRES

... MR. TOOLE'S reappearance on the stage of the FOLLY Theatre, after an absence of some weeks, constitutes in itself a substantial addition to the entertainments of the metropolis. The severe illness fro ...

Published: Saturday 31 January 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1026 | Page: Page 5 | Tags: Review 

MUSIC

... MR. CARL ROSA'S COMPANY.-- That The Taming of the Shrew is a genuine artistic success, and that it is destined to become a stock-piece in the repertory of our Opera in English, may now be taken for ...

Published: Saturday 31 January 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1247 | Page: Page 9 | Tags: Review 

THEATRES

... THE German immigrant is a standing type of character on the American stage, and it may be fairly set down to the credit of his race that in a country which has no inconsiderable experience of his habi ...

Published: Saturday 17 July 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1056 | Page: Page 7 | Tags: Review 

THE READER

... g^; THERE is a deal of reading in Mr. Rathbone Low's two volumes, Soldiers of the Victorian Age (Chapman and Hall); and no wonder, for he begins with General Sir Thomas Willshire, who served at Buen ...

Published: Saturday 17 July 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1989 | Page: Page 15 | Tags: Review 

THEATRES

... m The World, a romantic play in five acts, written by Mr. Paul Meritt. Mr. Henry Pettitt, and Mr. Augustus Harris, and brought out at DRURY LANE on Saturday last, is certainly not more worthless as a ...

Published: Saturday 07 August 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1951 | Page: Page 7 | Tags: Review 

New Music

... MESSRS. NOVELLO, EWER, AND CO.-- One of Alfred Tenny son's earlier poems, The Lord of Burleigh has furnished the libretto for a cantata, the music of which, by Frances A. Gill, is light and void of ...

Published: Saturday 24 July 1880
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1046 | Page: Page 18 | Tags: Review