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  • Event: PRIMROSE
  • Person:

    author : Grossmith, George, Mr., 1874-1935 (son of author George Grossmith and brother of Lawrence Grossmith)

    author : Bolton, Guy, Mr., 1884-1979 (sometimes credited as H.B. Trevelyan)

    composer : Gershwin, George, Mr., 1898-1937 (brother of Ira Gershwin)

    lyricist : Carter, Desmond, Mr., d.1939

    actor : Graham, Ernest, Mr.

    actor : Hulbert, Claude, Mr., 1900-1964 (born Claude Noel Hulbert, brother of Jack Hulbert)

    actor : Lennox, Vera, Miss, 1904-1984

    actor : Fane, Guy, Mr.

    actor : Hicklin, Margery, Miss

    actor : Heming, Percy, Mr., b.1883 (Operatic baritone)

    actor : Henson, Leslie, Mr., 1891-1957

    actor : Weguelin, Thomas, Mr.

    actor : Bradley, Harold, Mr.

    actor : Thatcher, Heather, Miss

    actor : Barnby, Muriel, Miss

    actor : Hawkes, Sylvia, Miss

    actor : Morenza, Mignon, Miss

    actor : De Vayne, Esme, Miss

    actor : Burgis, Kathleen, Miss

    actor : Shotter, Winifred, Miss, 1904-1996

    actor : Murray, Beryl, Miss

    actor : Farmer, Lelia, Miss

    actor : Vere, Molly, Miss, fl.1910s

    actor : Deane, Dorothy, Miss

    actor : O'Beare, Yvonne, Miss

    actor : Swinburne, Phyllis, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Moore, Margaret, Miss, fl.1910s

    actor : Aylmer, Geraldine, Miss

    actor : Garton, Phyllis, Miss

    actor : Daw, Dorothy, Miss

    actor : Eastley, Sybil, Miss

    actor : Ryan, Bubbles, Miss

    actor : Dudley, Estelle, Miss

    actor : Ferrars, Elaine, Miss

    actor : Dalziel, Daisy, Miss

    actor : Carlyon, Audrey, Miss

    actor : Holly, Lelia, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Glyn, Maisie, Miss

    actor : Summut, Gladys, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Blake, Peggy, Miss

    actor : Lynne, Marie, Miss

    actor : French, Leslie, Mr., 1904-1949

    actor : Saunders, Guy, Mr.

    actor : Rutland, Ralph, Mr.

    actor : Hamilton, George, Mr.

    actor : Barrett, Frank Wilson, Mr. (sometimes credited as F.Wilson Barrett)

    actor : Whitlock, Fred, Mr., fl.1920s

    actor : Brown, Frank, Mr.

    actor : Morgan, Jack, Mr.

    actor : Werndley, Jackson, Mr., fl.1920s

    actor : Redmond, John, Mr.

  • Date: 11.9.1924
  • Brief description: Play Pictorial, v.45, 1924, No.273
  • Identifier: UKC-PER-PLY-451924b
  • Theatre: Winter Garden Theatre, Drury Lane & Westminster & London & England

Further Details

  • Accession Number: UKC-PER-PLY-451924b
  • Event: PRIMROSE
  • Content note:

    "A New Musical Comedy, in Three acts -...."

    "(By arrangement with Alex A. Aarons and Vinton Freedley)".

    "Boy in Act II. appears by arrangement with 'The Trocadero'."

  • Associated people:

    author : Grossmith, George, Mr., 1874-1935 (son of author George Grossmith and brother of Lawrence Grossmith)

    author : Bolton, Guy, Mr., 1884-1979 (sometimes credited as H.B. Trevelyan)

    composer : Gershwin, George, Mr., 1898-1937 (brother of Ira Gershwin)

    lyricist : Carter, Desmond, Mr., d.1939

    actor : Graham, Ernest, Mr.

    actor : Hulbert, Claude, Mr., 1900-1964 (born Claude Noel Hulbert, brother of Jack Hulbert)

    actor : Lennox, Vera, Miss, 1904-1984

    actor : Fane, Guy, Mr.

    actor : Hicklin, Margery, Miss

    actor : Heming, Percy, Mr., b.1883 (Operatic baritone)

    actor : Henson, Leslie, Mr., 1891-1957

    actor : Weguelin, Thomas, Mr.

    actor : Bradley, Harold, Mr.

    actor : Thatcher, Heather, Miss

    actor : Barnby, Muriel, Miss

    actor : Hawkes, Sylvia, Miss

    actor : Morenza, Mignon, Miss

    actor : De Vayne, Esme, Miss

    actor : Burgis, Kathleen, Miss

    actor : Shotter, Winifred, Miss, 1904-1996

    actor : Murray, Beryl, Miss

    actor : Farmer, Lelia, Miss

    actor : Vere, Molly, Miss, fl.1910s

    actor : Deane, Dorothy, Miss

    actor : O'Beare, Yvonne, Miss

    actor : Swinburne, Phyllis, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Moore, Margaret, Miss, fl.1910s

    actor : Aylmer, Geraldine, Miss

    actor : Garton, Phyllis, Miss

    actor : Daw, Dorothy, Miss

    actor : Eastley, Sybil, Miss

    actor : Ryan, Bubbles, Miss

    actor : Dudley, Estelle, Miss

    actor : Ferrars, Elaine, Miss

    actor : Dalziel, Daisy, Miss

    actor : Carlyon, Audrey, Miss

    actor : Holly, Lelia, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Glyn, Maisie, Miss

    actor : Summut, Gladys, Miss, fl.1920s

    actor : Blake, Peggy, Miss

    actor : Lynne, Marie, Miss

    actor : French, Leslie, Mr., 1904-1949

    actor : Saunders, Guy, Mr.

    actor : Rutland, Ralph, Mr.

    actor : Hamilton, George, Mr.

    actor : Barrett, Frank Wilson, Mr. (sometimes credited as F.Wilson Barrett)

    actor : Whitlock, Fred, Mr., fl.1920s

    actor : Brown, Frank, Mr.

    actor : Morgan, Jack, Mr.

    actor : Werndley, Jackson, Mr., fl.1920s

    actor : Redmond, John, Mr.

  • Description level: 4
  • Material type: play review
  • Identity code: UKC/PER/PLY/451924b
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Part: Reading Rayner Collection
  • Date: 11.9.1924
  • Recordcreation note:

    The cast list is accompanied by a description of the plot and photographs of the actors in character and in scenes from the play. In particular Vera Lennox as May, Claude Hulbert as Freddie, Margery Hicklin as Joan, Guy Fane as Sir Barnaby Falls, Leslie Henson as Tony Mopham, Percy Heming as Hilary, T. Weguelin as Michael, Heather Thatcher as Pinkie Peach, Yvonne O'Beare as a Society Belle and Muriel Barnby as Lady Mopham. Interspersed amongst the photographs are lyrics to songs entitled, "When Tony is out of Town", "Wait a Bit Susie", "Boy Wanted" and "Isn't it Terrible what they did to Mary Queen of Scots?".

    The Special Collections' Department also holds a loose copy of this issue.

  • Person:

    licensee : Grossmith, George, Mr., 1874-1935 (son of author George Grossmith and brother of Lawrence Grossmith)

    licensee : Malone, J. A. E., Mr., c.1860-1929 (manager and producer)

    manager : Turner, Alfred, Mr.

    stage director : Maynard, Charles A., Mr.

    musical director : Ansell, John, Mr.

    choreographer : Cliff, Laddie, Mr.

    choreographer : Hyson, Carl, Mr.

    ballet mistress : Morena, Dyta, Miss

    scenery painter : Harker, Joseph, Mr.

    scenery painter : Harker, Phil, Mr.

    producer : Grossmith, George, Mr., 1874-1935 (son of author George Grossmith and brother of Lawrence Grossmith)

  • Theatre: Winter Garden Theatre, Drury Lane & Westminster & London & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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