Show Review from the Birmingham Owl:

Spadoni was a wonderful strong-man juggler. Among his feats, was one with a man on a bicycle, with cycle wheels and a dog cart, which he balanced on his chin. It had to be seen to be believed. Bessie Lee got much applause for her turn

Variety Show featuring G. H. Elliott

  • Opening Night: 05 November 1900
  • Performance: 10 November 1900
  • Genre: Variety

1. Herr Paul Spading – Juggling Extraordinary – the Greatest Continental – Artist’s First Time in Birmingham – His Manipulation with a Pony and Trap is a Feat Never Before Attempted
2. Bessie Lee – Coloured Patti – America’s Greatest Coloured Prima Donna
3. The Royal Villion Troupe – Comedy Acrobats and Bicyclists
4. James Brady – Eccentric Vocal Joker
5. Apollo – the Famous All-Round Athlete
6. Lambert and Glover
7. Barton and Franklin – High Class Comedy Artistes
8. G. H. Elliott – the Celebrated Refined Transatlantic Variety Entertainer
9. Sisters Desmond
10. Goggins and Davis – Comedy Acrobats

  • 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: Juggler; Acrobats & Bicyclists; Acrobats
  • Notes: -0