King Lear, 16-21 January 1893, Image 3 of 4
Overture in C minor.
Act II. Interlude in F minor. Allegro moderato sul agitato.
Act III.-Entr'acte in B minor.
Act IV.-Interlude in F minor.
Act V.-Entr'acte in D minor.
Allegro molto agitato.
THE INCIDENTAL MUSIC BY MR. MEREDITH BALL.
Musical Director - MR. MEREDITH BALL. Chrous-Master-Mr. TABB.
The Costumes, &c., from Designs by Mr. CHARLES CATTERMOLE and Mrs. COMYNS CARR, executed by Mrs. NETTLESHIP, AUGUSTE ET CIE., and Mrs. RIED. Perruquier, Mr. Fox. Appointments by Mr. ARNOTT. machinist, Mr. FILLERY.
The Intervals between the Acts are: After ActI., 8 minutes; after Act II., 8 minutes; after Act III., 7 minutes; after Act IV., 7 minutes.
Stage Manager - Mr. H. J. LOVEDAY.
Musical Director - Mr MEREDITH BALL.
Acting Manager - Mr. BRAM STOKER.
The Bill of the Play is in every part of the House supplied without charge.
No Fees of any kind are permitted, and Mr. Irving trusts that in his endeavours to carry out this arrangement, he may rely on the co-operation of the Public, who are requested, should there be any cause of complaint, to refer at once to the Acting Manager.
Doors open at 7.30. Performance commences at 8. Carriages at 10.30.
MATINEE.-Doors open at 1.30. Performance commences at 2. Carriages at 4.30.
The only authorised book of Mr. Irving's acting version of "KING LEAR" is to be had in the Theatre, Price One Shilling, or Post-free by letter.
This Theatre lis lighted by Electricity, supplied by The Electricity Supply Corporation, Limited.
Opera Glasses can be had on Hire from the Cloak-room Attendants, One Shilling each.
Box Office open 10 to 5, under the direction of Mr. JOSEPH HURST.
Private Boxes, £2 2s. to £4 4s.; Stalls, 10s 6d.; Dress Circle, 7s.; Upper Circle, 4s.; Amphitheatre, 2s.6d.; Pit, 2s. 6d.; Gallery, 1s.
NO FEES OF ANY KIND.
SOUVENIR OF "KING LEAR," PRICE ONE SHILLING. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY J.BERNARD PARTRIDGE AND HAWES CRAVEN. To be had at the Theatre or Post-free by letter.
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