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The Minerva Hall, 28 Argyle Street, Glasgow

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Horatio Lloyd, Arthur Lloyd, and Frederick Lloyd at the Minerva HallHoratio Lloyd is billed at the Minerva Hall for Christmas week 1856 in a presentation called "Jack in the Box, or Catch the Ten".

"Mr Lloyd, late of the Theatres Royal, Edinburgh and Glasgow, has now the pleasure of announcing his New Entertainment on his retirement from the Stage....Jack in the Box, or Catch the Ten."

"Mr Lloyd will be assisted by Mr Frederick Lloyd, late Principal Comedian of the Theatre Royal, Plymouth, and who was received here, two years ago, with so much kindness and approbation."

"Messrs Wylie and Lochhead's splendid new building, Minerva Hall, 28 Argyle Street."

Above information Courtesy Adam McNaughtan.

Right - Bill for the Minerva Hall with Horatio Lloyd and his sons Frederick and Arthur Lloyd.

Horatio Lloyd writes about "Facts and Fancies" here...

Arthur Lloyd is also known to have performed here in 1856, see what is probably his first review, here...

The Minerva Hall was situated at 28 Argyle Street, Glasgow - This information and main image are courtesy The University of Glasgow, Special Collections Department

Click image to see page and song details on Frederick Lloyd from The Glasgow Story

Above - Click image to see page and song details on Frederick Lloyd from The Glasgow Story

Also see the Lloyd / King family Theatrical Posters here...

 

 

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