Collection: Playbills for the Smock Alley Theatre Collection >> By command of their Graces the Duke and Dutchess [Duchess] of...
By command of their Graces the Duke and Dutchess [Duchess] of Dorset, at the Theatre-Royal in Smock-Alley :
this present Thursday, being the 31st of January, 1754, will be presented, a tragedy, called, The Fair Penitent : the part of Lothario to be performed by Mrs. Woffington, Horatio by Mr. Sheridan, Sciolto by Mr. Digges, Altamont by Mr. Dexter, Roffano by Mr. Stanley, Lucilla by Mrs. Kennedy, Lavinia by Mrs. Pye and the part of Calista to be performed by Mrs. Ward. In the 2nd Act, a Song by Mrs. Storer and after the Play, a Dance by Mr. Mc Neil, Mr. Harvey, and Miss Baker...
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Text continues: "Boxes and lattices, 5 s 5 d. Pit, 3s. 3d. Middle Gallery, 2s. 2d. Upper Gallery, 1s. 1d. Places for the boxes to be taken of Mr. Neil, in Abbey-street". Lionel Cranfield Sackville, 1st Duke fo Dorset, was Lord Lieutenant of Ireland from 1750 to 1755; his wife Elizabeth Colyear, Duchess of Dorset was 1st Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Caroline.
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[Dublin] ; 1754.
This item is held in the Department of Ephemera; formerly held at NLI Call no. SMOCK ALLEY/1750-1800/19.
Physical description: 1 broadside ; 27 x 22 cm.
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