16 OCTOBER 1841, Page 12

The grand aquatic spectacle at the Adelphi has been followed

ttp this week by a little interlude of French origin, called Cocorico, or My Aunt's Bantam; which turns upon the device of a lover to get hut mistress out of her aunt's custody by setting free a pet hen, of which

the old lady is as careful as of her niece. Miss TERREY as the girl, Mrs. GRATTAN as the lover, BEDFORD as a recruiting-sergeant, and Widow as a sapient justice, exerted themselves to give substance and spirit to the trifle ; and successfully, notwithstanding a few sibilatory intimations to the contrary.