Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

The Six Sisters Danieff's act excites wonder and amusement. The stout and strong sister who heads the troupe amazes the audience with her agility despite her size.

Variety Show featuring Menotti – telephone wire cyclist

  • Opening Night: 29 September 1902
  • Performance: 04 October 1902
  • Genre: Variety

1. The Six Sisters Daineff – the only and greatest lady Risley act in the World
2. Marie Beaugarde – vocalist
3. Percy Maye – the most versatile of all lady impersonators
4. Nelson Hardy – ventriloquist, also ‘Joey’ his famous Clown Figure
5. Menotti – Telephone Wire cyclist – ‘skater extraordinary in Mid-Air’ – will carry a man selected from the audience across the High Wire at each Performance
6. Mr. Fred Maxwell’s Company ‘The Corsican Brother’, including ‘Duel to the Death’
7. The Three Sisters Silcott – vocalists and dancers
8. Erskine – the Lightning Painter – gigantic portraits of Men of the Hour
9. Animated Pictures
10. Charles Morritt – the World’s greatest illusionist

  • 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 Act; Clown; High Wire; Illusionist
  • Notes: -0