Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

Silent fun artiste Sam Elton delights full houses with his penchant for pastry and broken crockery. He has never divulged how he manages to turn somersaults without breaking the eggs he has stuffed into his pockets.

Variety Show featuring Cordite and Buffalo – rope manipulators

  • Opening Night: 13 May 1907
  • Performance: 18 May 1907
  • Genre: Variety

1. Flo Warner – ‘dainty vocalist’
2. Lillie Souter – character comedienne
3. Jimson’s Novelty Sketch – ‘The Burglar’s Surprise’
5. Keith and Merson in their Hunting Absurdity ‘The Meet’
6. Electrical Scene – vocalist Miss Senwick ‘The Girl with the Golden Hair’
7. Sam Elton – ‘the Silent Comedian’
8. Hope and Wayho – ‘Scenes From Dickens’ Novels’
9. Ruby Bijou – in an artistic Bare-Foot Dance
10. Cordite and Buffalo – rope manipulators
11. Barney Armstrong – comedian
12. Walter Wade – comedian and mimic
13. The Barrascope Pictures – ‘Good Cigar’
14. Fred Cary – ‘quaint comedian’

  • Number of Acts: 14
  • 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: Rope Manipulators
  • Notes: -0