Programme, Moss Empires Limited and George Black present ‘Black Velvet’, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 08 July - 13 July 1940
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2015.94

A dull cream variety programme with an illustration of a blue tinted cornucopia with a bouquet displayed in it, with a few small figures amongst the leaves. The artist’s signature is Tom Parvis. At the bottom is the headline ‘Birmingham Hippodrome’. Half of the broken sealing sticker can be seen on the right side of the cover. Moss Empires Limited and George Black present George Black’s Intimate Rag ‘Black Velvet’. The inside advertises twice nightly performances at 17:35 and 19:50 and the show commenced for a week on Monday 08 July 1940.

  • Category: Public Relations
  • Copyright: Copyright Birmingham Hippodrome