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New Theatre. Mr. Mathews' First Night. Monday Evening, February 24, 1823, Will be presented, a celebrated comedy, called the Road to Ruin. Goldfinch, Mr. Mathews, in which character he will introduce the celebrated comic songs of "The Mail Coach," and "Prime, Bang up." Mr. Dornton, Mr. Warren. ... : After which will be presented, (for the first time) the comic Farce of Monsieur Tonson. Founded on the celebrated tale of that name, and performed in London with great applause. Monsieur Morbleu, Mr. Mathews. ...

Author/Creator:
Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Publication:
[Philadelphia] : [Publisher not identified], [1823]
Format/Description:
Book
1 sheet ([1] page) ; 30.1 x 18.7 cm
Series:
Print Collection 8 ; box 18 no. 63.
Status/Location:
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Other Title:
Road to Ruin
Monsieur Tonson
Subjects:
Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Holcroft, Thomas, 1745-1809. Road to ruin.
Moncrieff, W. T. (William Thomas), 1794-1857. Monsieur Tonson.
Playbills -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Specimens.
Theaters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Playbills.
Castlists.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Printed area measures 23 x 15.1 cm.
Performance date: February 24, 1823.
Local notes:
Print Collection 8 copy is box 18 no. 63 in a collection of playbills housed together.
Penn Chronology:
1823
Contributor:
Mathews, Charles, 1776-1835, actor.
Playbill and Program Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Philadelphia Theater Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
951539659