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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/H/2/2/12
TitlePerformance at The Assembly Rooms, Bowdon, Cheshire
Date30 November 1915
DescriptionProgramme of music, dance, song and recitations in two parts with an interval, the recitations are performed by Mr J.H. Atkinson. The dances in Part I. include *"Bouree" by Miss Rita Brickman and Mollie Suffield; *"Passecaille" by Miss Madge Atkinson (includes synopsis); *"Rigaudon" by Miss Madge Atkinson and Miss Mollie Suffield (includes synopsis); "Forlana" by Miss Rita Brickman and Miss Mollie Suffield; Two Dances "Coronto" by Miss Madge Atkinson and *"La Volta" by Miss Madge Atkinson and Miss Mollie Suffield (synopsis for each); *"Menuet Rondeau" by Miss Madge Atkinson and Miss Jocye Holt. The dances in Part II. include "Autumn" by Miss Madge Atkinson; "Pan" by Miss Madge Atkinson; "From Elf-land"by Miss Suzanne Stone and Miss Margaret Pemberton; Two Dances (a) "Prophet Bird" by Miss Madge Atkinson (b) "Butterflies" by Miss Madge Atkinson and Miss Mollie Suffield; "Clair de Lune" by Miss Madge Atkinson. Also includes a performance of "Rosalind" by J.H. Barrie with character list. Note on back page '*These dances in part I. have been revived by Miss Madge Atkinson from old manuscripts and dance charts in the British Museum. The dances in Part II. are based on the Spong System of dancing, and are originated by Miss Madge Atkinson'. Venue and location taken from hand written note on front cover.
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 theatre programme
Physical DescriptionPaper is slightly torn where holes have been punched.
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3148Spong; Annea Eliza (1870-1957); Artist1870-1957
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
DS/UK/P3538Atkinson; James H; Actor
Places
CodeSet
NA1152Assembly Rooms Bowden/Cheshire/England, UK
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