Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Hughes brought the house down with their screamingly funny farce about the Baby Grand Piano

Variety Show featuring Henri Abdy’s Canine Hippodrome

  • Opening Night: 02 January 1905
  • Performance: 07 January 1905
  • Genre: Variety

1. George Collins – comedian
2. Mdlle Marvelle and her Performing Cockatoos and Macaws
3. Stanley and Vandyke – comedy act
4. Leo Dryden – ‘presents, by desire, “The Miner’s Dream of Home”, “An Actor or a Man” and “For Freedom and Japan” – farewell tour prior to his departure for Australia’
5. The Yiulians – ‘the most marvellous Risley acrobats in the Universe’
6. Nellie and Nora – society musical entertainers
7. Ed F. Reynard – America’s premier ventriloquist and his famous Mechanical Figures
8. Mr. and Mrs. Gene Hughes – American comedians presenting ‘A Matrimonial Substitute’
9. Henri Abdy’s Canine Hippodrome, introducing the Revolving Table
10. Animated Pictures

  • 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: Risley Acrobats; Ventriloquist
  • Notes: -0