7 FEBRUARY 1852, Page 11

Mrs. Fanny Kemble has resumed her Shaksperian readings at the

St. James's Theatre. Atidsuntiner Night's Dream, the reading of Tuesday last, was further illustrated by the introduction of Mcndelssohn's music. Prophets regard this conjunction of Mercury and Apollo as a sign of a new sera in public entertainments. There was a capital orchestra of fifty per- formers, under the direction of Mr. Lucas.