His Majesty Programme
||Programme from the original production
with Weather or No as the curtain-raiser. The role
of the King was played by George Grossmith when the piece opened
on 20 February 1897, but he withdrew after only three performances.
He has been replaced by Henry Lytton.
||288mm x 209mm
||27 March 1897
||Burnand, Lehmann, Mackenzie, D'Oyly Carte
||From the collection of John Sands.
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9 Feb. 2014
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