A British comic theatrical genre developed in England between the 17th and mid-19th centuries.

Herbert Campbell

Herbert Campbell was an English comedian and actor who appeared in music hall, burlesques and musical comedies during the Victorian era.

J. S. Grimaldi

Joseph Samuel “JS” Grimaldi was was an English stage actor, comedian, clown and dancer.

Jack Bologna

Jack Bologna (1775–1846 ) was an Italian actor and dancer who did much to popularise the role of Harlequin in Georgian pantomimes.