Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

The Handyman in China' sketch in which a number of well-drilled Birmingham children took part, got hearty applause.

Variety Show featuring The Jurgens Trio – acrobats on the Rolling Globes

  • Opening Night: 05 May 1902
  • Performance: 10 May 1902
  • Genre: Variety

1. The Follies – musical Pierrots
2. Ben Nevis – comedian and dancer
3. Dave Hallie – comedian
4. Denby and Dent – in their original Laughable Act – ‘The Singing Barber’
5. Figiola – the athletic painter, assisted by Bianca Roselli
6. W. Selkirk’s New and Up-to-Date Juvenile Spectacle entitled ‘The Handy Man in China’ – performed by 100 Children of Birmingham
7. The Jurgens Trio – acrobats on the Rolling Globes
8. Guy Rider – the Champion Boy Whistler of the World
9. Hadj Abdullah’s Troupe of Bedouin Arabs – 12 in number – the finest troupe of acrobats in the World

  • Number of Acts: 9
  • 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: Acrobats
  • Notes: -0