By Professor Philip H Highfill Jr PhD, Professor Kalman A Burnim PhD, Edward A. Langhans
Quantity eight discusses, between others, the careers of Charles Incledon, the “English Ballad-Singer,” boxing champion of britain, “Gentleman” John Jackson, and participants of the recognized Kemble kin— Charles, Maria Theresa, Frances, Henry, John Philip, Priscilla, Elizabeth, Roger, and Stephen.
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Weekly as a member of the band there in 1801. That salary had been raised to £1 16s. by the 181213 season. ) was a member of the band at the Havmarket Theatre in the summers from 1804 to 1810, though no salary was mentioned. William Howard and his family figured in the minutes of the Royal Society of Musicians Page 5 Harvard Theatre Collection William Broadhurst as Selim and MR HOWELL as the Grand Vizier artist unknown in the 1820s and 1830s, but in such a way as to imply that he was then no longer very active in the musical life of London.
Mr. " The Cookes were that year living at No 33, Lower Mount Street. In July 1813 Mrs Cooke returned to London to sing with the English Opera at the Lyceum on the occasion of her husband's debut in the English capital. Both were announced as from the Dublin stage. When they played Lady Elinor and Lord William in The Haunted Tower, Fanny introduced the song "The Trumpet of Joy," which was not well received, though that was no fault of hers. The reporter in the European Magazine for that month found that she was not as pretty as he remembered her to have been.
Mr Howard had an unnamed role in The She Gallant at the Haymarket Theatre on 13 October 1779. Howard, Mr [fl. 1784], singer. A Mr Howard (evidently not Samuel Howard, who was a tenor) sang bass in the Handel Memorial Concerts at Westminster Abbey and the Pantheon in May and June 1784. Howard, Mr [fl. 17871800], actor. Mr Howard performed at Kilkenny on 20 July 1787, and it was he, we believe, who was the Howard who acted Don Whiskers in Harlequin's Frolick and Squire Robert in The Mock Page 3 Doctor at Sayer's booth at Bartholomew Fair in London in 1788.
A Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Volume 8, Hough to Keyse: Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers, and Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800 by Professor Philip H Highfill Jr PhD, Professor Kalman A Burnim PhD, Edward A. Langhans