Ernestine ; The Corsair
- Ernestine ; The Corsair
Broadside for the Boston Theatre advertising the Saturday, Feb. 7, 1857 afternoon program, which includee "Ernestine" (a Comedy in 2 Acts from the French) and "The Corsair!, or The Little Fairy at the Bottom of the Sea" (a New Burlesque and Fairy Spectacle, written by Brough).
- Event place:
- Boston Theatre (Washington Street, Boston, Mass.)
Bridgewater State University, Maxwell Library
Archives & Special Collections
- Collection (local):
Boston Theatre Broadsides - Spring 1857
February 7, 1857
Massachusetts > Suffolk (county) > Boston
- 1 broadside ; 8 x 19.5 in.
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Mrs. Barrow; Mrs. John Wood; Mrs. John Gilbert; Miss Lizzie Emmons; Miss Emma Taylor; Mr. Belton; Mr. J. Gilbert; Mr. J. Wood; Mr. Stoddart; Mr. W.H. Curtis
- Notes (date):
Date inferred by cataloger based on performance date printed on item.
This date is inferred.
- Notes (historical):
The Boston Theatre opened in 1794 at its original location at Federal and Franklin Streets. The first structure was torn down in 1852 and replaced by a more lavish theater at 539 Washington Street in 1854.