Mr Welsh (fl. mid 19th century) was a Cape Town resident and theatre enthusiast.
His profession was that of a cooper in Cape Town, where he owned some properties, including a home in Buitekant Street.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
He owned vacant premises in Harrington Street, just above Boom Street, which he let to Sefton Parry for the building of a temporary theatre that opened on 14 September, 1857, as the Harrington Street Theatre.
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