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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/H/1/2/33
TitleProgramme of Dance, Mime and Music by Madge Atkinson and her Dancers and a Demonstration of Ballroom Dancing at the Houldsworth Hall, Deansgate.
Date6 December 1927
DescriptionBallroom Dancing demonstration by Dorothy Maugham, D. Wellesley-Smith. Madge Atkinson's dancers performed Italian Concerto. 3rd Movement, Presto.; Capriccio B Minor; "Hark, Hark the Lark"; "The Maiden's Wish"; Ballade No. 3; Etude in D Flat; "Marionettes and the Hurdy Gurdy Man"; "Caprice Viennois"; Reflets dans l'Eau; Arabesque in Etude Form; Polichinelle F Sharp, Minor; Prelude G Minor; Tambourin Chinois; Symphony in E Minor, 1st Movement. The programme also includes cast lists and synopses for several of the listings.

Part I of the performance includes Italian Concerto. 3rd Movement, Presto.; Capriccio B minor; "Hark, Hark the Lark"; Songs (a) "Die Forelle" (b) "Alleseelen"; (c) "Serenade"; (a) Translation (words supplied) (b) Translation (words supplied) (c) Translation (words supplied); "The Maidens Wish"; Ballade No. 3; Etude in D flat (a sigh); Demonstration of Ballroom Dancing by Dorothy Maugham and D. Wellesley-Smith. Part II of the programme includes "Marionettes and the Hurdy Gurdy Man"; "Caprice Viennois"; Songs (a) "Do not go, my love" (b) "songs my Mother taught me" (c) "Down in the Forest"; a) Translation (words supplied) (b) Translation (words supplied) (c) Translation (words supplied); Reflets dans l'Eau; Arabesque in Etude Form; Polichinelle F sharp, Minor; Prelude G Minor; Tambourin Chinois; Symphony in E Minor, 1st movement. The programme includes details of performers, musical accompaniment and contains synopses for many of the listings. All dance and mime scenes arranged and designed by Atkinson.
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 theatre programmes
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
Places
CodeSet
NA91Houldsworth Hall/Manchester/England, UK
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