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"The Merchant of Venice" and "The Miller of Mansfield"

"The Merchant of Venice" and "The Miller of Mansfield"

Performances by the Old American Company for Wednesday, November 30, 1785. Admission prices: box seats...

French Company of the New-Orleans Theatre, "La Fete du Village Voisin"

French Company of the New-Orleans Theatre, "La Fete du Village Voisin"

Monday, July 16, 1827. The evening's entertainment to conclude with the vaudeville called "Rataplan"....

Tony Pastor's own company, from Tony Pastor's Theatre, New York City

Tony Pastor's own company, from Tony Pastor's Theatre, New York City

Overture, Prof. Nichols and orchestra. The performance will commence with Bennett & Gardner in F. Bennett’s...

"Elizabeth", Monday evening, October 6, 1873, engagement of Mrs. F. W. Lander at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

"Elizabeth", Monday evening, October 6, 1873, engagement of Mrs. F. W. Lander at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

"Elizabeth", Monday, October 6; Tuesday, October 7; Wednesday, October 8; and Saturday, October 11. Thursday,...

Olympic Theatre will open for the third season on Monday, September 13, 1841

Olympic Theatre will open for the third season on Monday, September 13, 1841

During the vacation both heads and hands have been employed in preparing for the coming season, in order...

New-York, January 7, 1794. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "Belles Stratagem", Wednesday evening, January 8

New-York, January 7, 1794. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "Belles Stratagem", Wednesday evening, January 8

To which will be added, a comic opera, "Ways and Means". Places in boxes may be taken of Mr. Faulkner,...

New-York, January 25, 1794. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "The West Indian", Monday evening, January 27

New-York, January 25, 1794. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "The West Indian", Monday evening, January 27

To which will be added a farce, "Who's the Dupe". Places in boxes may be taken of Mr. Faulkner, at the...

Benefit of Mrs. D. P. Bowers in "Lady Audley's Secret", Friday, October 7, 1864 at Mrs. F. B. Conway's Park Theatre

Benefit of Mrs. D. P. Bowers in "Lady Audley's Secret", Friday, October 7, 1864 at Mrs. F. B. Conway's Park Theatre

Tomorrow night, last night of Mrs. D. P. Bowers. In active preparation, "The Monastery of St. Just"....

New-York, February 16. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy called "He Would Be a Soldier", Monday evening, February 20

New-York, February 16. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy called "He Would Be a Soldier", Monday evening, February 20

End of the play, dancing on the tight rope by the Little Devil and Monsieur Placide. The Little Devil...

New-York, March 12, 1793. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy called "More Ways Than One", Wednesday evening, March 13

New-York, March 12, 1793. Theatre. By the Old American Company, a comedy called "More Ways Than One", Wednesday evening, March 13

To which will be added, a grand pantomimical ballet, (never performed here), in two parts, called "Don...

"As You Like It", Monday and Wednesday, September 22 and 24, 1873, at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

"As You Like It", Monday and Wednesday, September 22 and 24, 1873, at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

Tuesday and Thursday, September 23 and 25, "Romeo and Juliet". Friday, September 26, "The Hunchback"....

"As You Like It", Monday and Wednesday, September 22 and 24, 1873 at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

"As You Like It", Monday and Wednesday, September 22 and 24, 1873 at F. B. Conway's Brooklyn Theatre

Tuesday and Thursday, September 23 and 25, "Romeo and Juliet". Friday, September 26, "The Hunchback"....

"A Cure For Dyspepsia", "The Clancys", "The Two Dutchers", "The Coroner's Jury", "In the Tombs"

"A Cure For Dyspepsia", "The Clancys", "The Two Dutchers", "The Coroner's Jury", "In the Tombs"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week, commencing April 26, and Wednesday and Saturday...

Mr. Burton as Micawber in "David Copperfield" and as Von Dunder in "The Old Dutch Governor; or, 'Twould Puzzle a Conjuror", Saturday, March 26

Mr. Burton as Micawber in "David Copperfield" and as Von Dunder in "The Old Dutch Governor; or, 'Twould Puzzle a Conjuror", Saturday, March 26

Boxes and parquet, 50 cents. Second circle, 25 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. Orchestra chairs with stuffed...

For the benefit of Mr. Marriott, a tragedy, translated from the German of M. Schiller, "The Robbers", Wednesday evening, May 13

For the benefit of Mr. Marriott, a tragedy, translated from the German of M. Schiller, "The Robbers", Wednesday evening, May 13

In Act 5th, a representation of a castle besieged. In the course of the evening, the following entertainments,...

New Theatre. Morton's celebrated play, "Columbus; or, The Discovery of America" will be presented on Friday evening, December 2, 1808

New Theatre. Morton's celebrated play, "Columbus; or, The Discovery of America" will be presented on Friday evening, December 2, 1808

After the play, the favorite interlude, "Blue Devils". To which will be added the favorite farce, "The...

Mitchell's Olympic Theatre. First night in America of a new farce by J. R. Planche, "Hold Your Tongue", Monday evening, December 24, 1849

Mitchell's Olympic Theatre. First night in America of a new farce by J. R. Planche, "Hold Your Tongue", Monday evening, December 24, 1849

Pas sylphide by Miss Carline. After which the musical extravaganza of “The Magic Arrow”. Pas seul from...

Gray's Broadway Theatre, Monday, December 11, 1882, Ethel Earle and Geo. France in "Wide Awake"

Gray's Broadway Theatre, Monday, December 11, 1882, Ethel Earle and Geo. France in "Wide Awake"

Corner Broadway and Fourth Street, Williamsburg. Chas. S. Gray, lessee. George Devere, stage manager....

New play. Thrilling story. First night of the great drama, “The Courier of Lyons”, Thursday, October 19. Mr. E. Eddy in two characters

New play. Thrilling story. First night of the great drama, “The Courier of Lyons”, Thursday, October 19. Mr. E. Eddy in two characters

Three acts and ten tableaux. Dance by Mlle. Adeline. To conclude with “The Maniac Lover” with Mr. W....

Monday, September 20, third night of the sterling comedian, Mr. James Browne, with the popular French dancers, Mlle. Pougaud and Mlle. De Melisse

Monday, September 20, third night of the sterling comedian, Mr. James Browne, with the popular French dancers, Mlle. Pougaud and Mlle. De Melisse

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. Mr. Browne and divertissement, Monday, Wednesday and Friday....

For the benefit of Mr. Forrest, who will on this occasion appear in the celebrated character of Othello, Thursday evening, May 3, 1849, in “The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice”

For the benefit of Mr. Forrest, who will on this occasion appear in the celebrated character of Othello, Thursday evening, May 3, 1849, in “The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice”

Prices of admission: to the dress circle and parquet, 75 cents. To the family and third circles, 25 cents....

Artist's union. Last week but one of the Italian opera. Saturday, January 31, positively last night of the grand opera of "Norma". Signora Bosio will sustain the part of Adalgisa

Artist's union. Last week but one of the Italian opera. Saturday, January 31, positively last night of the grand opera of "Norma". Signora Bosio will sustain the part of Adalgisa

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays under the direction of Signori Bosio and Bettini. Tickets...

Second night of "Oliver Twist; or, The Housebreaker's Doom" and first time for years, "The Larboard Fin", Monday evening, August 1, 1859

Second night of "Oliver Twist; or, The Housebreaker's Doom" and first time for years, "The Larboard Fin", Monday evening, August 1, 1859

Dress circle and boxes, 25 cents. Seats in private boxes and orchestra, 50 cents. Pit, 12 cents. Balcony...

Edwin Forrest will appear in "Metamora", Thursday evening, October 22, 1863

Edwin Forrest will appear in "Metamora", Thursday evening, October 22, 1863

During the evening, the orchestra, under direction of Harvey B. Dodworth, will perform choice selection...

First appearance of Mrs. Mowatt since her return from Europe, and Mr. Dyott as Armand, in "Armand; or, The Peer and the Peasant", Tuesday, August 19

First appearance of Mrs. Mowatt since her return from Europe, and Mr. Dyott as Armand, in "Armand; or, The Peer and the Peasant", Tuesday, August 19

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. Play in 5 acts written by Mrs. Mowatt. Intermission of 20 minutes...

Every evening until further notice. The comic sketch of "The Troublesome Boy"

Every evening until further notice. The comic sketch of "The Troublesome Boy"

Followed by Chiquita and Her Six Spanish Dancers. Concluding with the most brilliant spectacular operetta...

The wonderful Ravel Family, this evening, Friday, January 2, 1852

The wonderful Ravel Family, this evening, Friday, January 2, 1852

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. To be followed by extraordinary feats on the tight rope by Francois,...

The Ravel Family, Monday, November 24

The Ravel Family, Monday, November 24

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. The Ravels perform every night. Evolutions on the tight rope...

Last night of the season. Benefit of Mr. Macready and last appearance. Mr. Macready as Shylock in "The Merchant of Venice", Wednesday, October 25

Last night of the season. Benefit of Mr. Macready and last appearance. Mr. Macready as Shylock in "The Merchant of Venice", Wednesday, October 25

In consequence of the vast outlay on this occasion, all privileges on Mr. Macready's nights must be suspended,...

Isidora Clark, in selections from "La Favorita", "Ernani", "I Puritani", "Nabucodonosor" and "Lucia di Lammermoor", Tuesday evening, June 12

Isidora Clark, in selections from "La Favorita", "Ernani", "I Puritani", "Nabucodonosor" and "Lucia di Lammermoor", Tuesday evening, June 12

Isidora Clark, the American prima donna, will give her third and last grand concert, which will be her...

S. Thalberg's third concert, Thursday, November 13, 1856, at Niblo's Saloon

S. Thalberg's third concert, Thursday, November 13, 1856, at Niblo's Saloon

Signor Nuno, conductor. For sale in the concert room, and at the ticket office, for 25 cents, the Thalberg...

The Pyne and Harrison Company in "Maritana", Friday, June 8, 1855

The Pyne and Harrison Company in "Maritana", Friday, June 8, 1855

To commence with the overture to "Maritana" by W. V. Wallace. Followed by the grand opera, in three acts,...

First appearance of the celebrated prima donna of L'Opera Comique, Madame Anna Thillon, as La Catrina in "Crown Diamonds", Monday evening, March 15

First appearance of the celebrated prima donna of L'Opera Comique, Madame Anna Thillon, as La Catrina in "Crown Diamonds", Monday evening, March 15

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. Mr. Hudson, the popular Irish comedian and vocalist, will also...

Mr. W. Wood in "The Wild Boy of Bohemia; or, The Force of Nature", Saturday evening, June 27, 1840

Mr. W. Wood in "The Wild Boy of Bohemia; or, The Force of Nature", Saturday evening, June 27, 1840

Pit, 12 and a half cents. Dress circle, 50 cents. John Smith's notice to de public and him bellow citizens:...

Grand concert, Wednesday evening, January 20, 1864 at Niblo's Saloon. First appearance of Madame Charlotte Varian

Grand concert, Wednesday evening, January 20, 1864 at Niblo's Saloon. First appearance of Madame Charlotte Varian

Assisted by Geo. Simpson, tenor.; Henry Appy, violinist; and Edward Hoffman, pianist and musical director....

Mr. Hackett as Falstaff and Miss Fanny Morant as Mrs. Ford in "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Wednesday, August 29

Mr. Hackett as Falstaff and Miss Fanny Morant as Mrs. Ford in "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Wednesday, August 29

Farewell nights and last night but two of Mr. Hackett prior to his departure again for Europe. After...

Last night of Mr. Forrest as Spartacus in "Gladiator", Saturday evening, September 27, 1851

Last night of Mr. Forrest as Spartacus in "Gladiator", Saturday evening, September 27, 1851

Dress circle and parquet, 50 cents. Family and third circles, 25 cents. Gallery, 12 1/2 cents. Private...

Last night of Miss Davenport, in "Love; or, The Countess & the Serf", Saturday evening, April 6, 1850

Last night of Miss Davenport, in "Love; or, The Countess & the Serf", Saturday evening, April 6, 1850

Senor Entrecanales and Senora Dolores will appear in a favorite dance. To conclude with the new farce...

Miss Emma Stanley's drawing-room amusement, "The Seven Ages of Woman", Thursday evening, July 10th

Miss Emma Stanley's drawing-room amusement, "The Seven Ages of Woman", Thursday evening, July 10th

A new lyric entertainment, written by E. L. Blanchard, and composed expressly for and illustrated by...

The favorite one act piece, "Etonboy" to commence at 8 o'clock, Tuesday, June 22

The favorite one act piece, "Etonboy" to commence at 8 o'clock, Tuesday, June 22

Tickets, 50 cents. Private boxes, $5.00. From Morton, the author of "Poor Pillicoddy", "Going to the...

New-York, February. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "More Ways Than One", Monday evening, February 27

New-York, February. By the Old American Company, a comedy, "More Ways Than One", Monday evening, February 27

End of the play, various feats on the tight rope by the Little Devil and Monsieur Placide. To which will...

New-York, May. Mr. Woolls's benefit, a dramatic piece, "The Mountaineers", Wednesday evening, May 11

New-York, May. Mr. Woolls's benefit, a dramatic piece, "The Mountaineers", Wednesday evening, May 11

End of Act 2, "A Spanish Fandango" by Mons. Francisquy, Mr. Durang and Mde. Gardie. After the play, a...

New-York, April 6. A dramatic piece, "The Mountaineers", Friday evening, April 8

New-York, April 6. A dramatic piece, "The Mountaineers", Friday evening, April 8

Music by Dr. Arnold, accompaniments by Pelisier. End of Act 2, "Spanish Fandando" by Mons. Francisquy,...

"The Coopers," "Poison," and "Le Jardin Mabille"

"The Coopers," "Poison," and "Le Jardin Mabille"

Particular notice - owing to the very great length of the entertainment produced nightly at this house,...

Benefit and last night of Miss Laura Keene in "Our American Cousin"

Benefit and last night of Miss Laura Keene in "Our American Cousin"

The distinguished manageress, authoress and actress, supported by Mr. John Dyott and Mr. Harry Hawk....

Mr. & Mrs. Barney Williams in "The Shamrock: The Flower of Erin", this evening, during the week and Saturday matinee

Mr. & Mrs. Barney Williams in "The Shamrock: The Flower of Erin", this evening, during the week and Saturday matinee

Admission 50 cents. Resumption of the triumphant engagement for 12 nights and 2 matinees only of Mr....

Benefit of Madame Marietta Alboni who will appear in her great character of Cenerentola on Tuesday evening, January 25, 1853, in “La Cenerentola; or, The Triumph of Goodness”

Benefit of Madame Marietta Alboni who will appear in her great character of Cenerentola on Tuesday evening, January 25, 1853, in “La Cenerentola; or, The Triumph of Goodness”

Mme. will likewise appear for this night only in a selection from “Lucrezia Borgia”. Prices of admission:...

Tuesday, December 15, 1857. Van Amburgh & Co.’s grand equestrian, zoological and hippo-dramatic company

Tuesday, December 15, 1857. Van Amburgh & Co.’s grand equestrian, zoological and hippo-dramatic company

Van Amburgh’s wonderful trained animals performed by Professor Langworthy. Mr. Eaton Stone, the champion...

Court Square Theatre, late Hooley's Opera House, opposite City Hall, Brooklyn. Monday, August 2, 1880, fifth week and great success of Mlle. Saroni's Parisian Folly Troupe

Court Square Theatre, late Hooley's Opera House, opposite City Hall, Brooklyn. Monday, August 2, 1880, fifth week and great success of Mlle. Saroni's Parisian Folly Troupe

Callan & Haley, managers. The coolest theater in the city! the only theater open in the city! Our circle...

Bowery Theatre and New York Circus. The honourable Martin Van Buren will visit the theater this evening

Bowery Theatre and New York Circus. The honourable Martin Van Buren will visit the theater this evening

Boxes, 50 cents. Pit, 25 cents. Gallery, 12 ½ cents. Children under 12 years of age admitted to boxes...

Bowery Theatre. The largest and most elegant variety theater in America will open on Monday evening, February 11, 1878

Bowery Theatre. The largest and most elegant variety theater in America will open on Monday evening, February 11, 1878

The prices of admission will be reduced to the following low terms, commensurate with the times: gallery,...

"The Haunted Wig Maker", "The Day We Went West", "The Skeptics", "The Invalid Corps" and "The Italian Padrone"

"The Haunted Wig Maker", "The Day We Went West", "The Skeptics", "The Invalid Corps" and "The Italian Padrone"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week, commencing October 12, and Wednesday and Saturday...

"Coopers", "Obeying Orders", "Clodoche", "All Nations", "When I Say Take It, Don't Take It!", "Lost At Long Branch" and "Work; Or, the Irish Policeman"

"Coopers", "Obeying Orders", "Clodoche", "All Nations", "When I Say Take It, Don't Take It!", "Lost At Long Branch" and "Work; Or, the Irish Policeman"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week, commencing Monday, November 6. Admission 50 cents....

"Port Wine vs. Jealousy", "Apartments to Let", "As Like as Two Peas", "Laughing Eyes of Blue" and "Great Shooting Match"

"Port Wine vs. Jealousy", "Apartments to Let", "As Like as Two Peas", "Laughing Eyes of Blue" and "Great Shooting Match"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week, commencing September 6, and Wednesday and Saturday...

Benefit of Mr. E. Lamb. Douglas Jerrold's drama, "The Rent Day", to conclude with the side-splitting farce, "Wanted! A Thousand Milliners"

Benefit of Mr. E. Lamb. Douglas Jerrold's drama, "The Rent Day", to conclude with the side-splitting farce, "Wanted! A Thousand Milliners"

Mrs. F. B. Conway's Park Theatre. During the play, two beautiful tableaux will be presented, illustrating...

"Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly"

"Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week commencing February 14, and Wednesday and Saturday...

"Fashion" and "Faint Heart Never Won Fair Lady"

"Fashion" and "Faint Heart Never Won Fair Lady"

Park Theatre. For the benefit of Mrs. Mowatt and last night of the engagement of Mr. W. H. Crisp and...

The new play, in five acts, "The Curfew", will be repeated on Wednesday evening, March 9

The new play, in five acts, "The Curfew", will be repeated on Wednesday evening, March 9

Written by the late John Tobin, Esq., author of "The Honey Moon", as performed with the greatest success...

"Fascination", "Love's Labor", "Life in a Tenement House", "The Bashful Venus" and "Birthday Quadrille"

"Fascination", "Love's Labor", "Life in a Tenement House", "The Bashful Venus" and "Birthday Quadrille"

Parker's American Theatre, Third Avenue near 31st Street. Program for the week commencing Monday evening,...

"The Coal Heaver's Revenge", "Dutch Justice", "The McFadden Family", "Robert Macaire; or, the Two Fugitives" and "The Mystery; or, Dancing As It Was"

"The Coal Heaver's Revenge", "Dutch Justice", "The McFadden Family", "Robert Macaire; or, the Two Fugitives" and "The Mystery; or, Dancing As It Was"

Theatre Comique. 514 Broadway. Program for the week commencing August 24, and Wednesday and Saturday...

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