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TITLE
Inverness Theatre Bill advertising the drama 'Orphan Of Geneva'
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB232_D313_26
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
4712
KEYWORDS
theatres
playbills
theatre bills
plays
tragedies
farces
song
dance
actors
actresses
dramas
Inverness Theatre Bill advertising the drama 'Orphan Of Geneva'

An Inverness theatre playbill, for Monday 1 August. The entertainments were for the benefit of Mr Watkins and included the drama 'Orphan Of Geneva' and the laughable interlude 'Unfinished Gentleman'. This was followed by a comic song by Mr Watkins and the fifth act of Shakespeare's tragedy 'Richard The Third'. To conclude, the farce 'The Weathercock' was shown.

The first theatre in Inverness is said to have dated from 1805 and was situated on what was once called Theatre Lane, near Inglis Street


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Inverness Theatre Bill advertising the drama 'Orphan Of Geneva'

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

theatres; playbills; theatre bills; plays; tragedies; farces; song; dance; actors; actresses; dramas

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An Inverness theatre playbill, for Monday 1 August. The entertainments were for the benefit of Mr Watkins and included the drama 'Orphan Of Geneva' and the laughable interlude 'Unfinished Gentleman'. This was followed by a comic song by Mr Watkins and the fifth act of Shakespeare's tragedy 'Richard The Third'. To conclude, the farce 'The Weathercock' was shown.<br /> <br /> The first theatre in Inverness is said to have dated from 1805 and was situated on what was once called Theatre Lane, near Inglis Street <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service