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New Theatre Royal (Bristol, England)
[Playbill for performances by Barry Sullivan and James Faucit Cathcart in Macbeth, Richelieu, Hamlet, and The gamester, at the New Theatre Royal, Bristol, September 4-7, 1871].
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At head of title: New Theatre Royal, Bristol, Park Row, manager, James Henry Chute

The list of performances begins: Last five nights of the engagement of the famous tragedian, Mr. Barry Sullivan ... supported by Mr. F.J. Cathcart ...
[Bristol, England] : Printed at the Bristol Mercury and Daily Post Offices, Broad Street, [1871]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] page) ; 75 x 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio C 2016 5f
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Neale Albert, Yale JD 1961, and Margaret Albert
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Cast list for Macbeth: Mr. Barry Sullivan (Macbeth); Mr. J.F. Cathcart (Macduff); Mr. Hector Mackenzie (Banquo); Mr. Walter Fisher, Miss Harwell (Maclolm, and Donalbain); Mr. William (Duncan); Mr. Arnold (Rosse); Mr. Adams (Lennox); Mr. Williams (Angus); Mr. Charles (Caithness); Miss E. White (Fleance) Mr. Osgood (Bleeding sergeant); Mr. Wade (Siward); Mr. Osgood (First officer); Mr. Warry (Second officer); Mr. Smith (Third officer); Mr. Burton (Seyton); Mr. Smith (First apparition); Miss Harwell (Second apparition); Miss Hooten (Third apparition); Mr. Stanley (Physician); Messrs. Fosbrooke, Howell and Miss F. Robertson (Three witches); Miss Louise Willes (Lady Macbeth); Miss Hunter (Gentlewoman attending on Lady Macbeth).
Cast list for Richelieu: Mr. Barry Sullivan (Cardinal Richelieu); Mr. Hector Mackenzie (Count de Baradas); Mr. J.F. Cathcart (The Chevalier de Mauprat); Mr. Burton (Gaston); Mr. Howell (Joseph); Miss Emily Miller (Francois); Mr. Walter Fisher (Sieur de Beringhen); Mr. Arnold (Louis XIII); Mr. Osgood (Huguet); Mr. Williams (First Secretary); Mr. Warry (Second Secretary); Mr. Adams (Third Secretary); Mr. Smith (Captain of the Archers); Misses Harwell and Hooten (Cardinal's Pages); Miss Louise Willes (Julie de Montenamar); Miss Hunter (Marion de Lorne).
Cast list for Hamlet: Mr. Barry Sullivan (Hamlet); Mr. Hector Mackenzie (Claudius); Mr. Charles Dornton (Ghost of Hamlet's father); Mr. J.F. Cathcart (Laertes); Mr. Warry (Rosencrantz); Mr. Arnold (Guildenstern); Mr. Osgood (Marcellus); Mr. Hosegood (Bernardo); Mr. Walter Fisher (Horatio); Mr. R. Smith (Francesco); Mr. Williams (Priest); Mr. Howell (Polonius); Mr. Burton (First Actor); Mr. Stanley (Second Actor); Messrs Fosbrooke and Charles (Two gravediggers); Miss F. Hunter (Actress); Miss E. Robertson (Gertrude); Miss Louise Willes (Ophelia).
Cast list for The gamester: Mr. Barry Sullivan (Beverley); Mr. J.F. Cathcart (Stukely); Mr. Charles Dornton (Lewsen); Mr. Howell (Jarvis); Mr. Arnold (Bates); Mr. Burton (Dawson); Mr. Smith (Drawer); Messrs Quick and Edwin (Tipstaves); Miss Louise Willes (Mrs. Beverley) Miss Hunter (Charlotte); Miss Harwell (Lucy).
The performances of Macbeth and Richelieu "to conclude with the laughable farce of Mr. and Mrs. White." Cast: Mr. Rosbrooke (Mr. Peter White); Miss Emily Miller (Mrs. Peter White); Mr. Howell (Major Pepper); Mr. Walter Fisher (Frank Brown); Miss F. Robertson (Kitty Clover); Miss Hunter (Widow White).
The performances of Hamlet and The gamester "to conclude with the new laughable farce, by the author of 'Box and Cox,' called Betsy Baker." Cast: Mr. Fosbrooke (Mr. Marmaduke Mouser); Mr. Arnold (Mr. Theophilus Crummy); Miss Hunter (Mrs. M. Mouser); Miss Emily Miller (Betsy Baker); Master Cooke (The Boy Buttons); Miss Harwell (Mary Lee); Miss Hotten (Long Charlotte); Miss Goodyear (Jane Barton); Miss Jenkins (May Milward); Miss Mack (Lizzy Booth); Miss Frayley (Dolly Beard); Miss Griffiths (Susan Colley); Miss Goodyear (Polly Field).
With a list of seat prices at head.
With brief mention of performances of The school for scandal and The ticket-of-leave man.
"On Monday, September 11th, 1871, The Princess of Trebizonde, attended by a numerous suite."
Subject Terms:
Actors -- Great Britain.
Bristol Mercury and Daily Post Office -- Printer.
Cathcart, James Faucit, 1828-1902.
Chute, James Henry, -1878.
Dornton, Charles, -1900.
Fisher, Walter H., active 1871-1879.
Fosbrooke, William, 1835-1898.
Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873. Richelieu -- Stage history.
Mackenzie, Hector (Actor)
Moore, Edward, 1712-1757. Gamester -- Stage history.
New Theatre Royal (Bristol, England)
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880. Princesse de Trébizonde -- Stage history.
Pantomime -- Great Britain.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet -- Stage history.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth -- Stage history.
Sullivan, Barry (Thomas Barry), 1821-1891.
Theater -- Great Britain.
Willes, Louise, -1889.
Collection of Margaret and Neale Albert (Yale Center for British Art)

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