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Original Production at the Savoy Theatre

Original Production Reviews

From Reynolds's Newspaper, January 6, 1884.
From The Bristol Mercury, January 7, 1884.
From the Daily News, January 7, 1884.
From Freeman's Journal, January 7, 1884.
From the Glasgow Herald, January 7, 1884.
From The Pall Mall Gazette, January 7, 1884.
From the Western Mail, January 7, 1884.
From The Times, January 7, 1884.
From the Liverpool Mercury, January 8, 1884.
From The Derby Mercury, January 9, 1884.
From The Era, January 12, 1884.
From The Graphic, January 12, 1884.
From the Leicester Chronicle, January 12, 1884.
Reopening of the Savoy Theatre, from The Graphic, September 20, 1884, The Era, September 20, 1884 and Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper, September 21, 1884.

On Tour

"D" Company in Glasgow, from the Glasgow Herald, February 5, 1884 and The Era, February 9, 1884.
"A" Company in Cardiff, from the Western Mail, Tuesday, February 12, 1884.
"D" Company in Manchester, from The Era, March 1 & 8, 1884.
"D" Company in Sheffield, from The Sheffield & Rotherham Independent, April 1, 1884 and The Era, April 5, 1884.
"A" Company in Chester, from The Era, April 5, 1884.
"D" Company in Bradford, from The Era, April 26, 1884.
"D" Company in Dublin, from Freeman's Journal, April 29, 1884 and The Era, 3 May 1884.
"D" Company in Belfast, from The Belfast News-Letter, May 13, 1884 and The Era, 17 May 1884.
"D" Company in Liverpool, from the Liverpool Mercury, May 20, 1884 and The Era, 24 and 31 May, 1884.
"D" Company in Bristol, from The Bristol Mercury and Daily Post, June 10, 1884.
"A" Company in Derby, from The Derby Mercury, June 11, 1884.
"D" Company in Birmingham, from the Birmingham Daily Post, June 17, 1884.
"A" Company in Lichfield, from The Era, June 21, 1884 and Lloyd's Weekly Paper, June 22 1884. [The company caught up in the rioting of the Staffordshire Yeomanry.]
"A" Company in Bedford, from The Era, June 28, 1884.
"A" Company in Bath, from The Era, July 5, 1884.
"D" Company in Brighton, from The Era, July 5, 1884.
"A" Company in Devonport, from The Era, July 12, 1884.
"D" Company in Nottingham, from The Era, July 23, 1884.
"A" Company in Torquay and Bournemouth, from The Era, July 26 and August 2, 1884.
"D" Company in Manchester, from The Era, August 16 and 23, 1884.
"A" Company in Portsmouth, from The Era, August 16, 1884.
"A" Company in Southampton, from The Era, August 23, 1884.
"D" Company in Newcastle, from The Era, August 30, 1884.
"D" Company in Glasgow (where the company played cricket against a team from the Taken from Life company), from The Era, September 6 and 13, 1884.
"D" Company in Edinburgh, from The Era, September 20, 1884.
"A" Company in Margate, from The Era, September 20, 1884.

In America

From The Era, March 1, 1884.

Other early reviews of Princess Ida on the Savoy Opera Reviews website.


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