Event Opening Night
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Venue Royal City Theatre, Sydney, NSW
First Date 20 May 1843
Opening Date 20 May 1843
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description THE PUBLIC is most respectfully informed that every arrangement connected with this Establishment being completed, the Proprietors have the honour to announce
their OPENING NIGHT
FOR SATURDAY, THE 20th MAY, 1843.
After the NATIONAL ANTHEM, which will be sung by the whole of the Corps Dramatique, THE PRIZE ADDRESS,
Which has been selected by the Adjudicators, to
whom has been submitted the various COMPETITION ESSAYS forwarded for this occasion to the Proprietors, will be SPOKEN BY MR. NESBITT.
Description Source Advertisement
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Drama
Farce
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Mr Fenton Actor
Mr Fitzgerald Actor
Madame Gautrot Actor
Miss Jones Actor
Mr Conrad Knowles Actor
Mrs Knowles Actor
Mr Lee Actor
Mr John Meredith Actor
Mr Francis Nesbitt Actor
Mr Riley Actor
Mr Joseph Simmons Actor
Miss Thomson Actor
Mrs Thomson Actor
Mrs Wallace Actor
Mr Leggatt Conductor
Mr S. W. Wallace Conductor
Mr Belmore Entrepreneur
Mr Joseph Simmons Entrepreneur
Mr Belmore Mechanist
Mr S. W. Wallace Musician
Douglas Jerrold Playwright
Richard John Raymond Playwright
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper Advertising (1843, May 17). The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848), p. 3. Retrieved June 15, 2017, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article37117271
Event Identifier 130809