Hide Articles List

23 articles on this Page

THE LLANWRDA WATER CASE. -

LLANDDEWI BREFI.

.LLANFIHANGEL-RHOSY-CORN.

PENDINE.

TREGARON.

ABERGWILI.

LAMPETER.,

CAPEL TYGWYDD.

News
Cite
Share

CAPEL TYGWYDD. ENTERTAINMENT.âA capital entertainment was given at Capel Tygwydd Schoolroom on Wednes- day evening, the 21st., and was undoubtedly quite equal, if not superior, to any entertain- ments previously held here. Miss Gabler, of Blaenpant, who is the mainspring, as it were, of these winter gatherings, is to be congratulated on the silccess which attended the meeting. No one could wish for a better attendance, the room being crowded to excess, and there were dozens of people outside who would have paid almost any amount for a seat if it had been possible to admit them. The programme would have borne comparison with that of any amateur concert which has ever been given in this locality and to think that the fee for admission was only one penny! is a fact almost incredible, and we can- not help expressing our surprise that the pro- moters should have condescended to provide such an excellent treat for so nominal a charge. If the fee were a little higher the audience would no doubt have been more appreciative, and the different songs, &c., which were so nicely rendered, would have been properly heard and enjoyed by all present. We give a verbatim copy of the programme below, by which it will be seen that Miss Gabler had secured the help of some of the best musicians in the neighbourhood, although the company cannot be said to have been complete owing to the unavoidable absence of the Messrs C. and W. Tyler, Mount Gernos. The amateur string band, under the able leader- ship of Mrs Bate, Gellydywyll, was one of the principal features of the entertainment, and the different pieces played by them were thoroughly appreciated. The tableaux vivants, consisting of eleven representations, were splendidly got up, the different characters being perfect in every respect, and the different ladies who took part are to be congratulated on the very able manner in which they went through their respective portions of the tableaux. The various pictures exhibited were fully explained by Mrs Bate, while Miss Summers played on the piano the music required for each representation. Mr Ebenezer Richards, of Vaynor, created much laughter with his home- made comic i-onga as usual and the recitation given by Mr David Davies (" Curyll Coch ") was most amusing, and kept the audience on the broad grin throughout. Mr J. Picton Jones's Welsh comics, especially his translation of They always come home to roost," quite brought down the house, and Mr D. T. George was equally successful in the song given by him. The usual vote, of thanks was given by the Rev. J. O. Evans, curate-in-charge, and the proceedings terminated amidst loud cheers for Miss Gabler and all who had assisted. Progra)mme :-String Band, Mrs Bate, Misses L. and D. Bate, Miss Turner, Misses L. and D. Tyler, Miss Summers, Miss Scrivener glee, Song of the Brotherhood," Glee Party reading, Mr David Davies; action song, children; comic song, Mr Picton Jones; song and chorus, Miss Gabler; instrumental trio-guitar and banjosâMiss D. Tyler, Miss Turner, and Miss Summers; glee, "Memory's Tear," Glee Party; song and chorus, Miss L. Tyler; comic song, Hen fenyw sweet yw Mam," Mr Richards; tableaux I.â"Rebecca at the Well," Miss Kewley comic song, Mr Picton Jones tableaux II.â" Where are you going to, 5 my pretty maid?" Miss Gabler and Miss D. 3 Tyler; song, Mr Richards; tableaux III.â r Queen Elizabeth and Mary Queen of Scots," the Misses L. and D. Bate comic song, Mr g Picton Jones tableaux IV.âStatue represent- g I ng Sleep,' Miss Kewley pianoforte solo, Miss f Summers; tableaux V., VI., VII., VIII., IX. I. X. and XI. Statue representing Peace," Miss l, Kewley. Britannia, Miss Turner Scotland, Miss t. L. Tyler; Ireland, Miss D. Tyler Wales, Miss Gabler; England, Miss Turner; group of nationalities united, Miss Gabler, Miss Turner, and the Misses Tyler; finale, "God save the Queen."

NARBERTH.

GOLDEN GROVE.

LLANYBRI.

LLANSTEPHAN.

.CILIAU AERON.

ST. CLEARS.

HIGHMEAD.

LLANWNEN-

PENBOYR.

--EMLYN.

LLANDYSSUL.

LLANSAWEL.

ABERGORLECH.

BRYNSION.

Advertising