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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/H/2/2/15
TitleMiss Horniman's Company at the Gaiety Theatre, Manchester
Date19 December 1916 - 9 January 1917
DescriptionPerformance of The Poor Little Rich Girl. A Play of Fact and Fancy, in three acts, by Eleanor Gates. Includes cast list and scene list, programme also includes advertisements, price list and theatre notices. 'Dancing at the opening of Act II. arranged by Miss Madge Atkinson. Solo Dance by Miss Madge Atkinson'. Notice of the upcoming performances of "Romance" written by Edward Sheldon. Jan 1917 written in pencil on the front cover. Two booklets with a synopsis of the play in the form of an illustrated story. Illustrations are by J.H.Lunn and appear on the front cover and throughout the booklet. One copy is annotated on the cover in Madge Atkinson's writing 'To Rita, with love from the Queen of the fairies' (MA) written beside in pencil. There is also a note from Anita Heyworth Christmas performances at the Gaiety Theatre-"The Poor Little Rich Girl" December 19th 1916 for three weeks until January 1917.
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 theatre programme, 2 booklets
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
DS/UK/P1348Heyworth; Anita Elizabeth M (1906-1991)1906-1991
DS/UK/P3538Atkinson; James H; Actor
Places
CodeSet
NA158Gaiety Theatre/Manchester/England, UK
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