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EMI, His Majesty's Company of Comedians


Theatre City:Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London

Date:29 Nov. 1751

Company: His Majesty's Company of Comedians

Principal Manager: James Lacy and David Garrick

Principal Actors: Garrick (Kitely), Woodward (Bobadill), Yates (Brainworm), Shuter (Stephen), Taswell (Justice Clement), Berry (Old Knowell), Ross (Young Knowell), Palmer (Wellbred), Mozeen (Cob), Vaughan (Matthew), Winstone (Downright), Blakes (Cash), Costollo (Formal), Mrs Ward (Dame Kitely), Miss Minors (Bridget), Mrs Cross (Tib)

Source Or Contemporary Comment: London Daily Advertiser and Literary Gazette , 5 Oct. 1751; General Advertiser , 29 Nov. 1751; London Daily Advertiser , 29 Nov. 1751; London Magazine , 20 (1751), 568; Benjamin Victor (1761), 2.127; The Inspector in the Shades , (1752), 14-15; D. Garrick, Every Man in his Humour ... As it is Perform'd at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lan (1752); A. Murphy (1801), 1.205-8; T. Davies, Dramatic Miscellanies (1785), 2. 65-6

London Stage Reference:Part 4: 275

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