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Dulwich Play

Material Information

Title:
Dulwich Play
Series Title:
Correspondence of Dr Charles Otto Blagden (MS 360895)
Alternate Title:
Macbeth
Creator:
Dulwich College (London) ( Author, Primary )
Place of Publication:
London
Publisher:
Dulwich College
Publication Date:
Language:
English

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Blagden, Charles Otto (1864-1949), orientalist
Blagden, Charles Otto, 1864-1949 ( lcna )
Spatial Coverage:
Europe -- United Kingdom -- England -- Greater London -- London -- Dulwich
Coordinates:
51.4403 x -0.085

Notes

General Note:
Transferred from the South East Asian Department, School of Oriental and African Studies, 1977
General Note:
Dr Charles Otto Blagden was born the 30th September 1864, the eldest son of William George Blagden. He was educated at Dulwich College and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He was appointed to the Straits Settlements Civil Service in 1888 and held various administrative and judicial posts in Malacca and Singapore. He retired for health reasons in 1897. Returning to England he studied at Gray?s Inn and was called to the Bar in 1900. From 1910 he developed an academic career becoming Examiner in Malay at the University of London in that year. In 1917 he joined the newly-opened School of Oriental and African Studies as Lecturer in Malay Studies. He remained in the service of the School until 1935 when he retired as Reader in Malay Studies. At various dates he was a Vice-President of the Royal Anthropological Society and of the Royal Asiatic Society. His most important published work was (with W.W.Skeat) the comparative vocabulary of aboriginal races in Pagan races of the Malay Peninsula which appeared in 1906. Blagden also interested himself in Burmese studies especially Mon inscriptions. He died 25th August 1949.
General Note:
1. Folder 1. Item 3
General Note:
VIAF (name authority) : Blagden, Charles Otto, 1864-1949 : URI http://viaf.org/viaf/15513790
General Note:
"The Dulwich Play". Blagden attended Dulwich College in London before attending Christi College, Oxford University

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Archives and Special Collections
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
MS 360895 ( SOAS manuscript number )

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"The Dulwick Play"

1881.

Ye boys played a playe.Edward Alleyns Diary. Jan. 6, 1621-2.

THE PERFORMANCES TO TAKE PLACE

ON

SATURDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 17th,

MONDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 19th,

WEDNESDAY EVENING, DECEMBER 21st.

The Doors will be opened at Half-past Seven ; the Performance will
commence at Eight d Clock precisely.


SHAKESPEARES COMEDY OF

"The Merchant of Venice

DRAMATIS PERSONAL
The Duke of Venice H. V. DOULTON.
The Prince of Morocco Suitor to Portia . R. GREEVEN.
Antonio The Merchant of Venice W. N. FLEMING.
Bassanio { Kinsman of Antonio and Suitor to Portia . W. H. FIILLYER.
Gratiano } H. E. FOWKES.
Salarino } Friends to Antonio R. B. STEWART.
Salanio } and Bassanio W. H. NEALES.
Salerio } F. H. BECKER.
Lorenzo In love with Jessica W. ST. J. DE LA BERE.
Shylock . A rich Jew C. T. KNAUS.
Tubal A Jew, his friend S. W. CARRUTHERS.
Launcelot Gobbo . A clown, servant to Shylock G. E. CRAWFORD.
Old Gobbo Father to Launcelot S. C. W. EALES.
Leonardo Servant to Bassanio A. E. W. MASON.
Balthazar } W. ROUTH.
Stephano } Servants to Portia J. W. W. STEPHENS.
Clerk of the Court C. V. WITHERS. H. L. MARTLEY.
Musicians and Pages J. A. REID. ,H. B. SPURLING.
Portia A rich heiress H. M. R. HOPKINS.
Nerissa Her waiting-maid J. W. HOSE.
Jessica Daughter to Shylock J. F. WETHERILL.

Magnificoes of Venice, Officers of the Court of Justice, and attendants on Portia
and the Prince of Morocco, represented by

C. D. Matthews, E. W. Neales, H. F. Prescott, R. G. Reid, andS. Skinner.

Scene Partly at Venice, and partly at Belmont, the seat of Portia.


SYNOPSIS OF SCENERY.

ACT I.

Scene 1. Venice: The Church of St. Mark in the back-
ground.

Scene 2. Belmont: A Room in Portia's House.

Scene 3. Venice: The Ponte di Rialto in the background.

ACT II.

Scene 1. Venice: A Public Place.

Scene 2. Belmont: A Room in Portia's House.

Scene 3. Venice: A Street. Before Shylock's House.

ACT III.

Scene 1. Venice: A Public Place.

Scene 2. Belmont: A Room in Portia's House.

ACT IV.

Scene. Venice. A Court of Justice.

ACT V.

Scene. Belmont. Garden to Portia's House.


the Evening

The following Selection of Music will be performed during the Evening


March The Coronation March (Le Prophete). Meyerbeer.
Minuet Margaret Desenfans. J. Brabham.
Polka Bonne Bouche. E. Waldteufel.
Trio Tell me, where is fancy bred ? J. Brabham.
Gavotte De la Reine. S. Clark.
Valse "Jeunesse Doree. E. Waldteufel.

The Music tinder the direction of

Mr. JAMES BRABHAM, Organist of the College,

Assisted by: --

Mr. L. S. CUMMINGS.. Mr. L. REMFRY.
A. N. MORLEY. G. E. SCHMETTAU.
E. GREENOP. H. R. SCHMETTAU.
F. E. NICHOL. E. F. SCHMETTAU.
H. PIPER. C. E. R. SCHWARTZE.

E. H. HINDLEY, W. WRAGGE, and by Messrs. A. E. WILLIAMS,
F. E. WINDSOR, and H. HUNT of the College Chapel Choir.

Dramatic Committee:

C. O. BLAGDEN.; W. N. FLEMING.

H. V. DOULTON. ; H. E. FO WILES.

C. T. KNAUS.

Stage Manager. Mr. E. M. EVERETT.
Hon. Secretary. H. E. FOWILES.

Hon. Treasurer.C. T. KN A US [to whom Donations
to the Dramatic Fund may be made}.


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