5 Dec 1890 N Y Times Traveling Company of the Black Hussar to Kansas City and West
THtATRfCAL GOSSIP. Tbe MeCaoil Opera Company, now on ita way to Denver, has been meeting with a great deal of solid prosperity In the West, and Manager Harry Askin, who ia now In full charge of Ue organization. Is looking forward to still greater success m the future. Yesterday be closed a contract with Dlgby BeU and his wife, Laura Joyoe Bell, by the terms 0 which Uey are to join Ue McCaull forces Dee. 15 at Kansas City, opening In their original porta In "The Black Hussar," a spectacular revival of which is to be made. Tbe consideration which Induced Ue Bella to leaTo Ue Duff company la said to have been a large Increase of salary offered by Mr. Askin. Miss Helen Bertram, who has been ill for the past three inonUs, also Joins Ue McCaull McCaull company in a few weeks as prima donna, aooceedlng Miss Lilly Post, whoso contract expires expires Jan. 3, 1891.; After Kansas City the organization organization goes west to Denver, opening at Ue new Broadway Theatre. Then It will come directly east bv the way of Bt Louis, where it U to give a grand comlo opera festival at the big i.rK,!tf li.aUUn:' Presenting "Clover" and The Black Hussar? There will be a chorus of one hundred and an orchcslraof flfty musislsns. besides a band and drum oorps. Manager Askia haa also about completed arrangements with Gold mark A Conried for one of Frans Ton Buppe s earlier works which has never been produced in this oountry. The music Is said to be fully aa good aa that of Boecaeolo." The principal part la that of aa Egyptian King, 5"oh winy played by Mr. Dlgby Bell. Tho MoCaull Opera Company will be seen at one of tho Broadway theatres early In April aad remain remain there until October. Less than a month remains of Ue run of Dr. BUI" at UO Garden Theatre. It will be wtU, drawn after Ue performance of Jan. 9, and now Uat Ue announcement of the last nights haa been made, the audiences are growing steadily larger. Mr. Duff, is expected to arrive here today, today, when Ue opera that 1 to be produced Jan. b, will be selected by himself and Manager rjeneh. Marie Tempeat will be Ue prima donna of the new oompaay. Heckleaa Temple- Temple- will bo withdrawn from 1 V1? Btaadard after to-morrow to-morrow to-morrow nlcfat, and next Monday tho new eomle opera Skip ttJ' JJ?.Wv.runnln" Prosperously ia Palladei-S?iirJry.,ib Palladei-S?iirJry.,ib Palladei-S?iirJry.,ib Vreseated. Maurice Barrymoro - Hm ' BPnr are to go on Ue road a new Torstnn of - JJ Affaire CISmenceau." Btuart Bobeongave Ave performances of " Is Marriage a failure!" last week In Pittsburg The reeult oonTlncod him Uat he hae in uK ??"2l,.no.l.OBlT rtuUo companion to - The Henrietta,'? but a place of property of equal peonalary Tains. Mr. Bobson will, however. fw.?'r ruu.T6 PWermaneee of bis new play Uis seasoa la the smaller si ties, as he nro-poeee nro-poeee nro-poeee presenting It in an elaborateaner for next year. , Aa - The Henrietta" stlUnUnues 1U pbenomeaalbaalBesa ofthepaat four ssar 'lf n.ri' fellJwttted 1. this conrst . ."of. Herrmann la doing a good bualneaa at blepreUyUtUe theatre la SroaSwVy. wherhe oxpoota to remain the attraoUoB for some Hmo!