The Merchant of Venice (etc.)
|Location||Grand Theatre, Croydon, UK|
|Plays performed||The Merchant of Venice; Othello|
|Date||6 February 1899|
|Play(s)||The Merchant of Venice; Othello|
|Production Date(s)||Monday 6 February 1899 to Friday 10 February 1899|
|Time of performance||2pm 7.30pm|
|Stage Manager||H. J. Loveday|
|Scene Designer||Hawes Craven and W. Hann|
|Music Director||George M. Saker|
|Document ID||ET-D211 Original record|
|Held by||The British Library|
|Notes||The Merchant of Venice (Mon), Madame Sans-Gene (Tue, Wed), Olivia (Thurs matinee), Othello (Fri, Sat). Ellen Terry, Edith Craig, Frank Cooper, Maud Milton and Beatrice Terry.|
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In 1895 Henry Irving became the first British actor to receive a knighthood.