A peep behind the scenes: Covent Garden Theatre: 1802
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A peep behind the scenes: Covent Garden Theatre. This view from the wings shows a performance of the play 'The Poor Gentleman' in progress. The artists has identified four of the actors: S. Johnson, Emery, Munden and Lewis. On the left, above the door, is a notice warning of the forfeit of half a guinea for opening the stage door.
1802 AD - 1802 AD