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TITLE
Theatre Bill, Theatre Royal, Lowe's Rooms, Inverness
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1796_1999_116_356
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
5 January 1849
PERIOD
1840s
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
6497
KEYWORDS
posters
bills (posters)
advertising
theatres
theaters
playhouses
plays
songs
Theatre Royal
Theatre Bill, Theatre Royal, Lowe's Rooms, Inverness

Theatre Bill for a new theatre, Theatre Royal, Lowe's Rooms, Inverness. The Manager, Mr Clanville, states his policy to produce tragic, comic, melodramatic and farcical performances, claiming that 'No pieces of an immoral tendency will be presented'. The scenery and costumes were all to be new, and attention would be paid to audience comfort, including music played by an 'efficient band'.

Names of actors and actresses selected for the Company are given, as are the Theatres from which they came.

The performance on Friday 5 January 1849 at 7pm would include a play 'Our Mary Ann', a comic song by Mr Fisher, the play 'The Secret', another comic song by Mr Warren and finally a play called 'The Lottery Ticket'. Seat prices are also stated


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Theatre Bill, Theatre Royal, Lowe's Rooms, Inverness

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1840s

posters; bills (posters); advertising; theatres; theaters; playhouses; plays; songs; Theatre Royal

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection (notices)

Theatre Bill for a new theatre, Theatre Royal, Lowe's Rooms, Inverness. The Manager, Mr Clanville, states his policy to produce tragic, comic, melodramatic and farcical performances, claiming that 'No pieces of an immoral tendency will be presented'. The scenery and costumes were all to be new, and attention would be paid to audience comfort, including music played by an 'efficient band'.<br /> <br /> Names of actors and actresses selected for the Company are given, as are the Theatres from which they came. <br /> <br /> The performance on Friday 5 January 1849 at 7pm would include a play 'Our Mary Ann', a comic song by Mr Fisher, the play 'The Secret', another comic song by Mr Warren and finally a play called 'The Lottery Ticket'. Seat prices are also stated <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.