1918 Buenos Aires Theatrical program for the Bergerac troupe of entertainers including target shooter Madame Augusta.
Program for the Casino theater in the Maipú district of Buenos Aires, “the premier music hall of South America.” The top billing is given to three acts of the Bergerac troupe of entertainers: target shooter Madame Augusta, famous musical eccentrics, The Couders, and the Bergerac puppets. On the back cover, they showcase their skills as acrobats, trick riders, clowns, and aerialists.
Other acts in the three-part performance include pantomime actors Delmar et Marie, the Portuguese singer, La Trasmontana, the comedy act Alegria y Enhart, “eccentric Americans” Jolly Johnny Jones & Co., the variety act Simone de Beryl and Emilio, and a showing of the American Biograph (silent) motion picture Una Vista Nueva.
Description: 1918 Buenos Aires Theatrical program for the Bergerac troupe of entertainers including target shooter Madame Augusta.
[Buenos Aires, Argentina] Imprenta Excelsior, . pp. Octavo bifolium. Half tone illustration. two small chips in margin of first leaf; very good.
Ref. Diario de Burgos. Año. XXVII, Núm. 8,083, 11 de Octubre de 1917. (Burgos, [Spain]), p.