Pomp of Cudjo’s Cave

Event Information

Venue(s):
Fox's Old Bowery Theatre (until 1/67)

Event Type:
Play With Music

Record Information

Status:
Published

Last Updated:
2 March 2011

Performance Date(s) and Time(s)

11 Apr 1864, Evening
12 Apr 1864, Evening
13 Apr 1864, Evening
14 Apr 1864, Evening
15 Apr 1864, Evening
16 Apr 1864, Evening

Program Details

De Walden: Pomp of Cudjo’s Cave - Dance by Miss Martinetti [Dance, unidentified];
Overture by Orchestra [Overture, unidentified]

With two other unidentified plays each evening.

Benefit of the Sanitary Commission [FRI].

Performers and/or Works Performed

2)
Text Author: De Walden
Participants:  Fox's Old Bowery, orchestra;  Mlle. [dancer] Martinetti;  Charles Kemble Fox (role: Dan Pepperill);  Fanny Herring (role: Carl);  Rachel Denvil (role: Virginia);  John B. Studley (role: Pomp);  George W. Thompson (role: Cudjo)
3)
aka Extravaganza dance

Citations

1)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 12 April 1864.
“Cast.  “New Tableaux.”
2)
Advertisement: New York Herald, 16 April 1864.
gives above musical selections.