Variety Show featuring Winfield Blake and Maude Amber ‘frivolity artistes “Sowing a Little Smile Seed”‘

  • Opening Night: 16 November 1908
  • Performance: 21 November 1908
  • Genre: Variety

1. The Summersons – in a new comedy act ‘His Better Half’
2. Simms and Simms – ‘old favourites in a new disguise’
3. Munstedt’s Liliputian Circus, introducing the Colibris Midgets in their remarkable feats and acrobatics. ‘The Smallest and cleverest performers before the Public’
4. George Rapley – comedian
5. Harry Vardon – the modern ventriloquist
6. Norah Stockelle – comedienne and dancer
7. Mdlle De Rose – ‘The Lady Foli Phenomenon Baritone Vocalist and Pianist’
8. Winfield Blake and Maude Amber ‘frivolity artistes “Sowing a Little Smile Seed”‘
9. The Barrois – hand balancers
10. The Barrascope Pictures – ‘Gold Prospectors’

  • Number of Acts: 10
  • Number of Performances: 13
  • Performance Times: Monday to Saturday at 18:00 and 21:00 with a matinee performance on Thursday at 14:30
  • Circus: Ventriloquist; Hand Balancers
  • Notes: A Special Collection will be made at the end of every Performance in aid of the Birmingham Mail Christmas Tree Fund. There will be a Grand Matinee on Saturday, December 12 in aid of the above Charity.