Acted but once : Theatre Royal, Covent Garden : this present Monday, Oct. 31, 1796, will be presented a new comedy, called Fortune's fool : with new scenes and dresses / the scenes painted by Mr. Richards and Mr. Phillips ... with (by particular desire) a pantomime entertainment, in two parts, partly new and partly compiled, called Harlequin's treasure, or, Jewels new set ... ; the new comedy call'd Fortune's fool ... will be repeated tomorrow, and on Thursday, Friday, & Saturday ... a new burletta called Olympus in an uproar, or, The descent of the deities, partly taken from The golden Pippin , will be produced speedily ...

Author
Covent Garden Theatre [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[London? : s.n., 1796]
Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 27 x 22 cm

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Subject(s)
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Partial cast list for Fortune's fool: Mr. Middleton; Mr. Macready; Mr. Blurton; Mrs. Mattocks; Miss Wallis.
  • Partial cast list for Harlequin's treasure: Mr. Farley (Persian merchant and lover); Mr. Simpson (Harlequin); Mr. Follett (Clown); Mrs. Martyr (Pleasure); Mrs. Mountain (Virtue)
Provenance
Ex copy has the number ''29'' written in ink on the recto; the ink stamp of the William Seymour Theatre Collection and the name Argosy written in graphite on the verso.
Other title(s)
  • Theatre Royal, Covent Garden
  • Fortune's fool
  • Harlequin's treasure, or, Jewels new set
  • Olympus in an uproar, or, The descent of the deities
OCLC
1340202387
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