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Title: Thiodon's Theatre of Arts!
ID: 20031014_84785098
Theatre Miscellaneous
Year: 0
Description: Monday, 27th October, (undated year).
This Playbill introduces Thiodon's, '...splendid mechanical and picturesque Theatre of Arts!'. In the first part of the evening, there will be a view of, 'Porto Ferrajo' (Capital of the island of Elba) and also a '...beautiful Allegorical representation of the 'Apotheosis of Napoleon'. In the second part of the evening the view will be the Bridge of St. Angelo, at Rome. In the third part, there will be a view of the voyage that Captain Parry took to the North Pole!. In the fourth part there will be the, '...wonderful and unrivalled' Automaton on the Flying Rope!. Finally, the evening concludes with 'A Storm at Sea', '...accompanied with its characteristic phenomena - agitation of the waves'.
The entertainment commences at 8.00pm.
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