The Merchant of Venice
|Location||Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, UK|
|Plays performed||The Merchant of Venice|
|Date||29 May 1883|
|Play(s)||The Merchant of Venice|
|Production Date(s)||Tuesday May 29 1883|
|Venue||Drury Lane Theatre|
|Time of performance||1pm|
|Document ID||ET-D53 Original record|
|Held by||The British Library|
|Notes||The First Actors' Benevolent Fund Matinee.|
Did you know?
In 1895 Henry Irving became the first British actor to receive a knighthood.