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“The audience was respectable as well as numerous, and the evening passed off without the slightest disturbance. It was composed of the class who could afford to be wise as well as merry.” — the 1849 Illustrated London News

The History of Pantomime

Individual pantomimes

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Individual Extravaganzas

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Victorian Commentary

Allusions to Victorian pantomime in contemporary literature

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