Amateur Cake Walk Competition

  • Opening Night: 18 December 1903
  • Performance: 18 December 1903
  • Genre: Competition

Amateur Cake Walk Competition
For residents of Birmingham and District

Two Competitions
1st House for Children (under 14) – First prize = ?2; Second Prize = ?1; Third Prize 10/-; Special Costume Prize = ?1
2nd House for Adults (over 14) – First Prize = ?5; Second Prize = ?3; Third Prize = ?2; Special Costume Prize = ?1

  • Circus: -0
  • Notes: A Cake Walk is a dance based on a march with intricate steps, originally performed by African-Americans with the prize of a cake for the best performers