Thomas Frost in London Pavilion music hall, London, England - the 1860's

from Reminiscences of a Country Journalist, pages 166-167:

[T]he London Pavilion Music-hall [was] a place of amusement which I very frequently visited twenty years ago. Though one of the leading music-halls of the metropolis, ranking at that time after the Alhambra and the Oxford, there were no stalls, the whole of the floor seats being one charge; and this was one reason for the place which it held in my favour. The proprietors, MM. Loibl and Sonnhammer, are Germans, from Vienna, and all the waiters are, or were, of the same …   more >>

cite as

Thomas Frost, Reminiscences of a Country Journalist (London, 1886), p. 166-167. accessed: 21 July, 2024

location of experience: London Pavilion music hall, London, England


Thomas Frost
Chartist, journalist, lecturer, printer […]

Listening to

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'William Tell' overture
written by Gioachino Rossini
performed by Besznak, M. Valckenaere, an orchestra

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1860's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Sun, 16 Oct 2022 14:02:07 +0100
Approved on Mon, 17 Oct 2022 14:28:16 +0100