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New Theatre. Mr. Booth's Benefit And Last Appearance here. Mrs. Duff's first appearance these 6 years. Monday Evening, April 7, 1823, Will be presented the celebrated Tragedy of The Distrest Mother. Translated from the Andromaque of Racine, by Ambrose Philips. Orestes, Mr. Booth. ... : After which the favourite Farce of the Mayor of Garrat; Or, the Henpeck'd Cockney. Jerry Sneak, (in which he will introduce a Comic Song,) Mr. Booth. ...

Author/Creator:
Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Publication:
[Philadelphia] : [Publisher not identified], [1823]
Format/Description:
Book
1 sheet ([1] page) ; 30.9 x 19.1 cm
Series:
Print Collection 8 ; box 18 no. 83.
Status/Location:
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Other Title:
Distrest Mother
Mayor of Garrat, or, the Henpeck'd Cockney
Mayor of Garrat
Henpeck'd Cockney
Subjects:
Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Philips, Ambrose, 1674-1749. Distrest mother.
Foote, Samuel, 1720-1777. Mayor of Garratt.
Playbills -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Specimens.
Theaters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Playbills.
Castlists.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Printed area measures 27.4 x 15.3 cm.
Performance date: April 7, 1823.
The Distrest Mother is a translation, with alterations, of Jean Racine's Andromaque.
Local notes:
Print Collection 8 copy is box 18 no. 83 in a collection of playbills housed together.
Penn Chronology:
1823
Contributor:
Booth, Junius Brutus, 1796-1852, actor.
Duff, Mary Ann, 1795-1857, actor.
Playbill and Program Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Philadelphia Theater Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
951748557