Variety Show featuring Houdini

  • Opening Night: 14 December 1908
  • Performance: 19 December 1908
  • Genre: Variety

1. The Krags Trio – incomparable gymnastic act
2. Houdini presents ‘his latest and greatest creation – that of escaping out of an air-tight galvanised iron can, filled with water and secured with 6 padlocks. Houdini will forfeit £50 to anyone who can prove that it is possible to live or breathe inside the can after it is filled with water’
3. Ed. E. Ford – ‘the Australian Sundowner’
4. Tom Tit and Tit Bit – mimetic speciality
5. G. La Freya – ‘French artiste in her artistic visions’
6. Lloyd Morgan – light comedian
7. Lanos and Montes – original comedy acrobats
8. Arthur Prince’s Mascots – in a new and original act
9. Dale and O’Malley – ‘the somewhat different comedians’
10. The Barrascope Pictures – ‘Dreams of a Policeman’

  • 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: Gymnasts; Mimic; Comedy Acrobats
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