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Collection Description

Collection Title
Fifth Night, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (1780?)
Unique Identifier
1344.m.31
Description
An undated wordbook for the Fifth Night, given at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London [in 1780?].

This was a three-act performance divided as follows:
Part I: A Selection of Sacred Music (consisting of extracts from the oratorios of Handel).
Parts II and III: The Favourite Serenata of Acis and Galatea.

The workbook cites the following vocal performers: Miss Leake, Signora Storace, Mrs Bland and Mrs Crouch; Master Welsh, Mr Dignum, Mr Kelly and Mr Meredith.
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Date range of collection
1780? - 1780?
Accumulation Dates
-
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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British Library
The British Library St Pancras ,96 Euston Road London NW1 2DB
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Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
closed
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council