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17 March 1898

Much Ado About Nothing (etc.)

Location Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, UK
Plays performed Much Ado About Nothing; Hamlet

Programme

Date 17 March 1898
Play(s) Much Ado About Nothing; Hamlet
Production Date(s) Thursday March 17th 1898
Venue Theatre Royal
Venue address Drury Lane
Time of performance 12.30pm
Director Arthur Collins
Stage Manager Malone, Loveday, Seymour, Vincent, Dodson, Damer
Scene Designer W. Hann [and others]
Orchestra Drury Lane Orchestra
Music Director Caryll, Cellier, Champion, Glover, Jones, Kiefert, Lutz
Document ID ET-D198 Original record
Held by The British Library
Notes Nellie Farren Testimonial Fund benefit performance. Lists General Committee. Includes words of the address spoken by Edward Terry, full casts for each item and several illustrations; Ellen Terry as Ophelia.

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