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Title: 'The Streets of London', 'Belphegor!', 'Domestic Economy!', 'Good for Nothing'
ID: 2003714_34148806
Theatre Amphitheatre
Year: 1865
Description: Monday, 20th February, 1865.
For Monday night only this week, the evening commences with a performance of, '...the great and popular drama' of, 'Belphegor!' (or, 'The Pride of Birth'). On all other days this week, the entertainment commences with '...the great sensation drama' called, 'The Streets of London'. The evening concludes on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday with the '...popular farce' of, 'Domestic Economy!'. On Tuesday and Thursday the evening concludes with the '...screaming farce' of, 'Good for Nothing'.
Actors include: Mr. J.W. Ray, Mr. Woodville, Mr. H. Loraine, Mr. E. Bolton, Mr. White, Mr. H.W. Mitchell, Mr. W. Scott, Mr. B. Sheridan, Mr. F. Newman, Mr. Nelson, Mr. White, Mr. lester, Mr. Smith, Mr. Macarte, Miss Maria Jones, Mrs. Jones

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