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El Dorado Concert Room,
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and
Positively the last week of the present
MR & MRS. PENDLETON
Will appear in their celebrated characters of
the COOK AND FOOTMAN.
Teddy O'Rourke and his pupil Biddy O'Shanasy.
THE ROVING GIPSIES.
Pretty Polly Hopkins and Mr Tomkins.
Also their side splitting deleniations of domestic bliss, entitled
Will sing a choice selection of most popular
Will appear in his laughable character of the
and introduce his comic abilities on the Light
Also in his unequalled performance on the
BONES AND THEIR TAMBOURINES.
HERR KRAMER, MESSRS. GRIFFITH,
And other professionals.
The Performance on Thursday Evening will
be for the Benefit of
MR. AND MRS. PENDLETON.
Admission Every evening Free
Advertising. (1857, August 12). Ovens and Murray Advertiser (Beechworth, Vic. : 1857 - 1918), p. 3. Retrieved October 9, 2013, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article113016336
According to various advertisements in the Ovens & Murray Advertiser, the Pendletons seemed to be musical hall variety artists, while Herr Kramer claimed to be a celebrated vocalist from Buda and Pesth, Hungary.
UPDATE Richard Patterson, in Nobblers and Lushingtons,(pp 30-31) described the El Dorado hotel as a substantial wooden building on the corner of High and Church Streets, Beechworth. In 1857 the licensee was Robert Winter, who made extensive alterations throughout, and included the El Dorado Concert Room.