Maskelyne and Cooke programme for the Egyptian Hall, 24th consecutive year

24th consecutive year, 1896-1897. According to the book on the Egyptian Hall by George Jenness, the Christmas programme started on 22 December 1896, and included ‘Chameleon’ for the first time. The earliest date for this programme is therefore 22 December 1896. On this programme the person playing Chameleon is Miss Marion Melville. Programme Ref. no. N2067 has identical wording but for the fact that Chameleon is played by Miss A. Hansard.


Size 4 pages, 130 x 205mm.
Date The earliest date for this programme is 22 December 1896.
People , ,
Acts Mr. David Devant; Animated Photographs; Mr. R.A. Roberts; a Christmas fantasy entitled 'Chameleon'; Mechanical and Automatic Orchestra; the sketch 'Will, the Witch and the Watchmen'; musical accompaniments by Mr. F. Cramer on Metzler's Organo Piano.
Ref no N2068 Pr.EH118