Buckley’s Serenaders

Event Information

Venue(s):
Stuyvesant Institute

Manager / Director:
J. G. [manager] Collins

Price: $.25

Event Type:
Minstrel, Variety / Vaudeville

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
20 September 2010

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

12 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM
13 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM
14 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM
15 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM
16 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM
17 Jan 1863, 7:30 PM

Program Details

Two Pompeys (burlesque opera) (Gould as Sally White, R.B. Buckley as Pompey no.1, and G.S. Buckley as Pompey no. 2)
Includes: [Son vergin vezzosa] “Bridal song” (I Puritani)
“My pretty Jane”
“[Oh…] Share my cottage”
“[Oh…] Give me freedom ever”


Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
Text Author: Leavitt, Egan
Participants:  Julia Gould (role: Sally White);  George Swayne Buckley (role: Pompey no. 2);  R. Bishop Buckley (role: Pompey no.1)
3)
aka "Bridal Song"; Polacca
Composer(s): Bellini [composer]
4)
aka Bloom is on the rye, The
Composer(s): Bishop
5)
aka Oh! share my cottage; Share my cottage
Composer(s): Shrival
6)
aka Give me freedom ever; Oh! Give me freedom ever; Independent maid
Composer(s): Buckley
Text Author: Steele
7)
Composer(s): Balfe
8)
Composer(s): Hérold

Citations

1)
Announcement: New York Herald, 12 January 1863, 3.
2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 12 January 1863, 7.
3)
Announcement: New-York Times, 12 January 1863, 5.
“Another opera will be placed on the boards this week. Miss Julia Gould is still the prima donna of the troupe.”
4)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 13 January 1863, 7.
Time, price. Mentions the Balfe.
5)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 15 January 1863, 7.
Cast, time, prices.
6)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 17 January 1863, 7.
7)
Advertisement: New-York Times, 17 January 1863, 7.