Albert Smith's "official" adaptation of Dickens's The Cricket on the Hearth performed at the Lyceum Theatre


"It is long since we have witnessed such enthusiasm as that evinced by the audience upon the fall of the curtain." [p. 413]

Related Material

  • Mr. Keeley as Caleb, and Miss M[ary] Keeley as Bertha from The Illustrated London News
  • Scene from the play (The Illustrated London News)
  • Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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