Variety Show featuring Ali Hassan – ‘The Sultan’s Wrestler’

  • Opening Night: 02 February 1903
  • Performance: 07 February 1903
  • Genre: Variety

1. Ali Hassan – ‘The Sultan’s Wrestler – height 6ft 10in, chest 62in, weight 26 stones 7 lbs. – the ‘Champion of Champions’
Also appearing: Antonio Pierre (‘The Terrible Greek’), Zara Costa (Bulgarian Champion), Edgar Jolly (Belgian Champion), Antonio Fournier (French Champion) – both Graeco-Roman and Catch-as-Catch-Can style
2. The Casellos
3. Abd’el Kader – ‘Mysterious Painter in Colours, assisted by Two Moorish Ladies in Native Costume’
4. Paul and Albert – no billing in programme
5. The Sapho’s – in their greatest Continental Pantomime – ‘Time Please’
6. Ara, Zebra and Vora and the Squaw Buffalo in ‘Indian Pastimes’
7. Clarice Netta – soprano vocalist
8. Bessie Travers
9. Animated Pictures
10. The Dahomey Amazon Women Warriors – held over

  • 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: -0
  • Notes: -0