Sentence Examples with the word harlequin

Let Harlequin be taken with a fit of the colic and his trappings will have to serve that mood too.

His first appearance on the stage was made in March 1741, incognito, as harlequin at Goodman's Fields, Yates, who was ill, having allowed him to take his place during a few scenes of the pantomime entitled Harlequin Student, or The Fall of Pantomime with the Restoration of the Drama.