Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

Alexia and her partner can 'give the dervishes a run for their money'. Emile Gautier puts a magnificent horse through some difficult paces on a huge table, six or eight feet above the stage.

Variety Show featuring Miss Carola’s Miniature Circus

  • Opening Night: 20 April 1903
  • Performance: 25 April 1903
  • Genre: Variety

1. The Great Alexia – ‘the originator of the great Whirlwind Dance’
2. Bert Leslie – ‘swell comedian and descriptive vocalist’
3. Animated Pictures
4. Johnny Holland and Company – held over
5. Rose Elliott – ‘a singer of sensible songs’
6. The Brothers Donar – acrobatic equilibrists
7. Parlo Diaz – ‘the Cuban Wonder’
8. Delmore and Lee – held over
9. John E. Coyle – held over
10. Miss Carola’s Miniature Circus – ‘a highly-trained troupe of Performing Ponies, Dogs etc.’
11. George Tacius – ‘phenomenal double-voiced female impersonator’
12. Michel Braham and his ‘human-brained canine’ marvel “Mickey”‘
13. The Robertis – celebrated operatic Italian duettists
14. Emile Gautier – ‘unique equestrian act on the aerial table’

  • 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: Acrobatic Equilibrists
  • Notes: -0