Skip navigation

Latest additions to the website

  • Hill House

    19 January 2020

    Burgage Lane, Southwell
  • Major John Becher

    19 January 2020

    The Becher family
  • Melrose Abbey Buttress

    19 January 2020

    Melrose Abbey Buttress
  • The Royal Engineers

    10 January 2019

    The Royal Engineers Casey's Court

Southwell Theatre


Theatre, Southwell
On THURSDAY EVENING, MAY 21st, 1812,
Will be presented a Comedy, called, The

WONDER!
A Woman keeps a Secret.
Don Felix, Mr. Smedley, - Don Lopez, Mr. Comerford,
Gibby, Mr. Kelly, - Lissardo, Mr. Lassells,
Colonel Briton, Mr. Ludlow, - Don Pedro, Mr. Williams,
Frederick, Mr. Hodgson.
Donna Violante, Mrs. Lassells. - Isabella, Mrs. Belmour,
Inis, Mrs. Kelly, - Flora, Mrs.Comerford.

A Hornpipe by Mr. Lassells.
To conclude with O'Keefe's Farce of, The
AGREEABLE SURPRISE.
Sir Felix Friendly, - Mr. Kelly,
Compton, Mr. Lodlow, - Eugene, Mr. Lassells,
John, Mr. Hodgson, - Thomas, Mr. Comerford,
Chicane, Mr. Williams, - Lingo, Mr. Smedley.
Laura, Mrs. Belmour,
Fringe, Mrs. Comerford, - Cowslip, Mrs. Smedley,
Widow Cheshire, Mrs. Kelly.

Boxes 2s. 6d. - Second price 1s. 6d. - Pit 2s. Second price Is. Gallery 1s.
Doors open at Six o'clock and begin precisely at Seven.
Signature NO ADMITTANCE BEHIND THE SCENES

Stafford, Printer and Stereotype Founder Bingham.

Theatre bill 1812

Below the early Southwell Theatre bill dated May 21st 1812 and left, how it renders when coded in HTML.

An early Southwell Theatre Bill

Top