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The World's Fair   
or, London in 1851

 
Burton's Chambers Street Theatre, (2/15/1851 - 3/1851)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 15, 1851    
Closing Date: Mar 1851 Total Performances:

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A Cosmopolite Pre-maturity



Production Staff
Produced by William E. Burton
Scenic Design by George Heilge; Costume Design by Mr. M. Keyser
Cast
Mr. G. BartonPelgrino
an Italian
Mrs. BellArabian Girl
Mr. BlandThe Bosjeman
from the Cape Country
William E. BurtonWilliam Waggles
principal managing director of the great Fair of all nations
Miss CookeFair Star
a Squaw
Miss DayThe Light of the Morning
Mr. FrédéricColonel Laforet
a French Republican
Mr. GourlaySambo
a negro
Mr. HenryAmin Bey
from Constantinople
Mrs. HenryMrs. Jones
Miss Jane HillThe Greek Slave
Mrs. George HolmanFatima
escaped from a Harem
George HolmanThe Original John Smith
Mr. HowardChing Loo
a mild Mandarin, from the Celestial Empire
Father Time
his first appearance on the boards of a Theatre
Mrs. Esther HughesMrs. Smudge
keeper of a London Lodging house
Mr. JohnstonPete Gotobed, Esq.
from Vermont, Barnum's agent
T.B. JohnstonMynheer Swyzeldam
from Rotterdam
Mr. JordanCount Kamouski
from the Russian Empire
Mr. M. KeyserEsquimaux Indian
Mr. LevereLo-Po-Te-Kuk
Cherokee Chief
Mr. MooreDon Pedro
a Spaniard
Charles T. ParsloeWe-Peek
Cherokee Chief
Mr. George SkerrettBill Wilkes
errand boy at a lodging house
Mrs. George SkerrettMiss Smudge
Mrs. Smudge's daughter, beloved by John Smith
Miss Annie WaltersMadame Cherinski
Miss WestonSignorina Francesca
Miss WilsonEsquimaux Indian