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

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

Monday, January 27, 1851, will be presented an English version, arranged by George Loder, of Auber's opera of "The Ambassadress; or, A Manager's Miseries"

Monday, January 27, 1851, will be presented an English version, arranged by George Loder, of Auber's opera of "The Ambassadress; or, A Manager's Miseries"

Thursday evening, August 11, 1853, under direction of Mr. Harry Watkins, jubilee benefit of the American Dramatic Fund Association

Thursday evening, August 11, 1853, under direction of Mr. Harry Watkins, jubilee benefit of the American Dramatic Fund Association

Monday, November 3, 1873, "Chicago Before the Fire, During the Fire and After the Fire"

Monday, November 3, 1873, "Chicago Before the Fire, During the Fire and After the Fire"

The week commencing Monday, October 7, John F. Poole's new drama, entitled "Eva; or, Uncle Tom's Cabin"

The week commencing Monday, October 7, John F. Poole's new drama, entitled "Eva; or, Uncle Tom's Cabin"

Monday, June 29, 1874, Hon. Wm. F. Cody, better known as Buffalo Bill, in the new drama depicting the trials and tribulations of prairie life, "The Scouts of the Plains"

Monday, June 29, 1874, Hon. Wm. F. Cody, better known as Buffalo Bill, in the new drama depicting the trials and tribulations of prairie life, "The Scouts of the Plains"

Monday evening, November 24, 1851, will be performed Verdi's grand opera in four acts, of "Ernani"

Monday evening, November 24, 1851, will be performed Verdi's grand opera in four acts, of "Ernani"

For the benefit of Mr. W. H. Williams, Tuesday evening, November 30, will be performed the comedy of "London Assurance"

For the benefit of Mr. W. H. Williams, Tuesday evening, November 30, will be performed the comedy of "London Assurance"

Mademoiselle Fanny Elssler for the benefit of St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, Monday evening, June 27, the entertainments will commence with the second act of "La Tarentule"

Mademoiselle Fanny Elssler for the benefit of St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, Monday evening, June 27, the entertainments will commence with the second act of "La Tarentule"

Engagement of Miss Agnes Robertson and Mr. Dion Boucicault in the new and original drama in three acts, "Jessie Brown; or, The Relief of Lucknow"

Engagement of Miss Agnes Robertson and Mr. Dion Boucicault in the new and original drama in three acts, "Jessie Brown; or, The Relief of Lucknow"

For the benefit of Mrs. Austin and her last appearance. Monday evening, March 7, 1831, will be performed the comic opera of "Cinderella; or, The Fairy and the Little Glass Slipper"

For the benefit of Mrs. Austin and her last appearance. Monday evening, March 7, 1831, will be performed the comic opera of "Cinderella; or, The Fairy and the Little Glass Slipper"

Christy's Minstrels, Friday evening, February 10, 1854

Christy's Minstrels, Friday evening, February 10, 1854

This Friday evening, November 3, 1871, will be presented for the fifth time in many years, Mrs. Centlivre's admirable comedy, "The Busybody"

This Friday evening, November 3, 1871, will be presented for the fifth time in many years, Mrs. Centlivre's admirable comedy, "The Busybody"

Tuesday, November 10, 1857, seventh and last week of Miss Cushman, who will appear as Queen Katharine in Shakespeare's play of "King Henry the Eighth"

Tuesday, November 10, 1857, seventh and last week of Miss Cushman, who will appear as Queen Katharine in Shakespeare's play of "King Henry the Eighth"

Thursday evening, November 3, the comedy by Fletcher adapted to the English stage by James Anderson, "The Elder Brother; or, Love Makes a Man"

Thursday evening, November 3, the comedy by Fletcher adapted to the English stage by James Anderson, "The Elder Brother; or, Love Makes a Man"

Tuesday, October 3, tenth night of the new and original drama by Tom Taylor, Esq., entitled "The Serf"

Tuesday, October 3, tenth night of the new and original drama by Tom Taylor, Esq., entitled "The Serf"

Thursday evening, March 19, first night of an original drama by John H. Wilkins, Esq., entitled "The Green Hills of the West"

Thursday evening, March 19, first night of an original drama by John H. Wilkins, Esq., entitled "The Green Hills of the West"

The incomprehensible and interesting entertainment of Mr. Robert Heller will continue Monday, May 2, and every evening

The incomprehensible and interesting entertainment of Mr. Robert Heller will continue Monday, May 2, and every evening

Week commencing February 23, 1891. Re-engagement of the first New York man. John Owens, who was saved from death by Prof. Robert Koch's lymph cure

Week commencing February 23, 1891. Re-engagement of the first New York man. John Owens, who was saved from death by Prof. Robert Koch's lymph cure

Monday, June 13, 1853, benefit of Mr. Wallack and last night of Shakespeare's comedy of "As You Like It" with Mr. Wallack as Jacques

Monday, June 13, 1853, benefit of Mr. Wallack and last night of Shakespeare's comedy of "As You Like It" with Mr. Wallack as Jacques

An entirely new drama in six tableaux, written expressly for this theater, "The Veteran; or, France and Algeria"

An entirely new drama in six tableaux, written expressly for this theater, "The Veteran; or, France and Algeria"

Friday evening, November 6, 1874, Mr. Lester Wallack's and Mr. Pierrepont Edwards' adaptation from Octave Feuillet's great drama, "The Romance of a Poor Young Man"

Friday evening, November 6, 1874, Mr. Lester Wallack's and Mr. Pierrepont Edwards' adaptation from Octave Feuillet's great drama, "The Romance of a Poor Young Man"

Great bill tonight for the benefit of Mr. Walcot. Friday, February 10, 1854, Poole's charming comedietta, "A Soldier's Courtship"

Great bill tonight for the benefit of Mr. Walcot. Friday, February 10, 1854, Poole's charming comedietta, "A Soldier's Courtship"

Monday evening, May 25, 1840, will be performed the celebrated Indian tragedy of "Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags" with Mr. Forrest as Metamora

Monday evening, May 25, 1840, will be performed the celebrated Indian tragedy of "Metamora; or, The Last of the Wampanoags" with Mr. Forrest as Metamora

Monday evening, September 27, the great rifle shooting match between the Mulligan and Skidmore Guards reinforced by members of the regular Army

Monday evening, September 27, the great rifle shooting match between the Mulligan and Skidmore Guards reinforced by members of the regular Army

Program for the week commencing October 26, the evening's entertainment will commence with the laughable Negro farce, entitled "The Coopers"

Program for the week commencing October 26, the evening's entertainment will commence with the laughable Negro farce, entitled "The Coopers"

Wednesday evening, August 23, joint benefit of Max Maretzek and Mme. Bertucca Maretzek, the grand opera of "Lucrezia Borgia"

Wednesday evening, August 23, joint benefit of Max Maretzek and Mme. Bertucca Maretzek, the grand opera of "Lucrezia Borgia"

Friday, August 19, Bellini's opera of "Norma"

Friday, August 19, Bellini's opera of "Norma"

Tuesday evening, May 13, a grand varied concert and musical pasticcio

Tuesday evening, May 13, a grand varied concert and musical pasticcio

Jullien's Concerts. M. Jullien will give one grand concert this evening, Tuesday, November 8

Jullien's Concerts. M. Jullien will give one grand concert this evening, Tuesday, November 8

Miss Emma Stanley's benefit will take place this Thursday evening, July 24, on which occasion she will appear in "The Seven Ages of Woman"

Miss Emma Stanley's benefit will take place this Thursday evening, July 24, on which occasion she will appear in "The Seven Ages of Woman"

Saturday evening, September 30, benefit of the widow and orphans of the late Samuel Nichols

Saturday evening, September 30, benefit of the widow and orphans of the late Samuel Nichols

Saturday evening, February 8, the new comedy "Serve Him Right; or, The Rake Reformed"

Saturday evening, February 8, the new comedy "Serve Him Right; or, The Rake Reformed"

Tuesday, April 19, 1853, the play in five acts, "Civilization"

Tuesday, April 19, 1853, the play in five acts, "Civilization"

Tuesday evening, December 16, 1856, will be played the drama of "Dombey and Son"

Tuesday evening, December 16, 1856, will be played the drama of "Dombey and Son"

Benefit of Mr. Burton. Saturday, January 30, the comedy in five acts, "The Merry Wives of Windsor"

Benefit of Mr. Burton. Saturday, January 30, the comedy in five acts, "The Merry Wives of Windsor"

"Lotta" every evening, holiday and Saturday matinees

"Lotta" every evening, holiday and Saturday matinees

Tuesday evening, May 5, the Barney Williams Irish Relief benefit

Tuesday evening, May 5, the Barney Williams Irish Relief benefit

Monday evening, December 7, 1846, the performance will commence with the petite comedy of "Chaos Is Come Again"

Monday evening, December 7, 1846, the performance will commence with the petite comedy of "Chaos Is Come Again"

Thursday evening, October 12, 1843, will be performed the tragedy of "Werner; or, The Inheritance" with Mr. Macready as Werner

Thursday evening, October 12, 1843, will be performed the tragedy of "Werner; or, The Inheritance" with Mr. Macready as Werner

Every evening during the week ending February 14, 1880, also Saturday matinee, Mr. Dion Boucicault will appear in his original play, illustrative of Irish life and character, "The Shaughraun"

Every evening during the week ending February 14, 1880, also Saturday matinee, Mr. Dion Boucicault will appear in his original play, illustrative of Irish life and character, "The Shaughraun"

Christmas evening a grand performance! Commencing at 7:30

Christmas evening a grand performance! Commencing at 7:30

Thursday, April 16, 1874, every evening and Saturday matinee until further notice, will be presented Mr. Lester Wallack's celebrated military drama in six tableaux, entitled "The Veteran"

Thursday, April 16, 1874, every evening and Saturday matinee until further notice, will be presented Mr. Lester Wallack's celebrated military drama in six tableaux, entitled "The Veteran"

Complimentary testimonial to Mr. W. R. Floyd, Monday evening, May 31, 1880 (Decoration Day)

Complimentary testimonial to Mr. W. R. Floyd, Monday evening, May 31, 1880 (Decoration Day)

During the week ending May 4, 1878, will be presented a new play in four acts, entitled "Diplomacy"

During the week ending May 4, 1878, will be presented a new play in four acts, entitled "Diplomacy"

Wednesday, December 3, 1856, the celebrated play of "The Elder Brother"

Wednesday, December 3, 1856, the celebrated play of "The Elder Brother"

Brougham's Bowery Theatre. Monday evening, September 15, 1856, the performances will commence with "Life in New York; or, Tom and Jerry On a Visit"

Brougham's Bowery Theatre. Monday evening, September 15, 1856, the performances will commence with "Life in New York; or, Tom and Jerry On a Visit"

The week commencing Monday, November 3. Mr. Josh Hart's world-renowned creation, "Chicago Before the Fire, During the Fire and After the Fire"

The week commencing Monday, November 3. Mr. Josh Hart's world-renowned creation, "Chicago Before the Fire, During the Fire and After the Fire"

Program for the week commencing January 25. The new and beautiful Irish sketch, entitled "The Skibbeeah"

Program for the week commencing January 25. The new and beautiful Irish sketch, entitled "The Skibbeeah"

Saturday evening, March 3, 1855, will be performed the popular play in five acts by James Sheridan Knowles, entitled "The Wife, a Tale of Mantua"

Saturday evening, March 3, 1855, will be performed the popular play in five acts by James Sheridan Knowles, entitled "The Wife, a Tale of Mantua"

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