Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

Servais le Roy was often seen in Birmingham but this was his masterpiece. A striking show of skill and agility. Tom Woottwell had appeared in Cinderella at the Theatre Royal.

Variety Show featuring Mdlle Azulmer with her performing bears

  • Opening Night: 30 December 1901
  • Performance: 04 January 1902
  • Genre: Variety

1. Servais Le Roy – the great conjuror and illusionist
2. D. W. Watson – character vocalist and instrumentalist
3. The Holhens Trio – in their eccentric creation direct from the Casino, Paris
4. Letta and Minni – in their brilliant pot-pourri, hopping downstairs on one hand, dancing on their hands, also playing sleigh bells upside down
5. The Gardees – ‘the Century sensation in their novel and original speciality act’
6. Tom Woottwell – the loose-legged comedian
7. Pinaro and Karol – eccentric acrobats and dancers
8. The Arlequins – in their gymnastic lesson – feats that have never before been attempted previously – direct from the Alhambra Theatre, London
9. Mdlle Azulmer with her Performing Bears

  • 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: Conjuror; Hopping downstairs on one hand, Dancing on their hands; Acrobats Gymnasts
  • Notes: -0