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Title: 'Light in the Dark', 'That Rascal Jack'
ID: 2003716_80132693
Theatre Amphitheatre
Year: 1868
Description: Monday, 13th April, 1868.
Performances will run throughout the week.
The Playbill announces the engagement of Mr. W. Sidney and an entire New Dramatic Company.
Opening each night of performances this week, will be Mr. W. Sidney's, 'Great North Country Drama' of, 'Light in the Dark' (or, 'Life Underground'). The evening's conclude with the '...screaming farce' entitled, 'That Rascal Jack'.
Actors include: Mr. W. Sidney, Miss Sallie Booth, Miss Effie MacDonald, Miss Lingham, Miss Annie, Miss Rowella, Miss Dowton, Miss Holden, Miss Hatfield, Miss Baldie, Miss C. Moore, Mr. J.H. Clinds, Mr. A. Hilton, Mr. H. Delmere, Mr. Wilmot Harrison, Mr. G. Murray, Mr. C. Lobett, Mr. Rowella, Mr. Geary, Mr. Dowton, Mr. Montague, Mr. Wilkinson, Mr. John Rouse

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