Great War Theatre

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  1. The Spy [The Spy Peril]

    Author(s):

    •  Anonymous [Caryl Wilbur]

    Date Licensed: 21 Aug 1914

    Licensed Performance: Alhambra, Bradford

  2. The End of the World

    Author(s):

    •  Lascelles Abercrombie

    Date Licensed: 5 Sep 1914

    Licensed Performance: Repertory Theatre, Birmingham

  3. John Shannon Reservist

    Author(s):

    •  Jeannette Sherwin

    Date Licensed: 3 Sep 1914

    Licensed Performance: Empire, Shoreditch

  4. A Call to Arms

    Author(s):

    •  Bertrand Davis

    Date Licensed: 7 Sep 1914

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Golders Green, London

  5. The Hem of the Flag. Topical Monologue (European War, 1914)

    Author(s):

    •  Kenelm Foss

    Date Licensed: 10 Sep 1914

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Woolwich

  6. Der Tag

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie

    Date Licensed: 10 Dec 1914

    Licensed Performance: Coliseum, London

  7. Heroes, Every One Of Them

    Author(s):

    •  Mrs Cyril Morris [aka Anita Jeanette Flanagan, aka Miss Nita Faydon]

    Date Licensed: 14 Dec 1914

    Licensed Performance: Court Theatre, London

  8. Home to Tipperary: A Play for Mothers and Wives

    Author(s):

    •  'A Tipperary Woman'

    Date Licensed: 14 Dec 1914

    Licensed Performance: Court Theatre, London

  9. Kultur

    Author(s):

    •  Leonard F. Durell

    Date Licensed: 22 Dec 1914

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Manchester

  10. Sexton Blake On The East Coast

    Author(s):

    •  J. Russell Bogue

    Date Licensed: 1 Jan 1915

    Licensed Performance: Brixton Theatre, Brixton, London

  11. Quinney's

    Author(s):

    •  Horace Annesley Vachell

    Date Licensed: 17 Apr 1915

    Licensed Performance: Haymarket Theatre, London

  12. Masque of War and Peace

    Author(s):

    •  Louis N. Parker

    Date Licensed: 24 Apr 1915

    Licensed Performance: Theatre Royal Drury Lane, London

  13. The Ultimatum or Every Man Has His Price

    Author(s):

    •  Herbert Beerbohm Tree

    Date Licensed: 2 Feb 1915

    Licensed Performance: Her Majesty's Theatre, London

  14. The New Word

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie

    Date Licensed: 4 Mar 1915

    Licensed Performance: Duke of York's, London

  15. La Kommandatur

    Author(s):

    •  Jean-François Fonson

    Date Licensed: 4 Mar 1915

    Licensed Performance: Shakespeare Theatre, Liverpool

  16. The Storm

    Author(s):

    •  John Drinkwater

    Date Licensed: 3 May 1915

    Licensed Performance: Repertory Theatre, Birmingham

  17. There Was A King In Flanders

    Author(s):

    •  John G. Brandon

    Date Licensed: 3 May 1915

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Balham

  18. Armageddon

    Author(s):

    •  Stephen Philips

    Date Licensed: 21 May 1915

    Licensed Performance: New Theatre, London

  19. The Call

    Date Licensed: 18 May 1915

    Licensed Performance: Tivoli, Manchester

  20. The Three Patriots

    Author(s):

    •  Jerome K. Jerome

    Date Licensed: 7 Jul 1915

    Licensed Performance: Queen's Theatre, London

  21. The Hun

    Author(s):

    •  Charles Castella

    Date Licensed: 16 Jul 1915

    Licensed Performance: Palace, Battersea, London

  22. Mrs Mason's Alibi

    Author(s):

    •  Harry M. Vernon

    Date Licensed: 21 Jul 1915

    Licensed Performance: Metropolitan Music Hall, London

  23. Peaches

    Author(s):

    •  Sydney Blow
    •  Douglas Hoare

    Date Licensed: 26 Aug 1915

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Southampton

  24. When Love Creeps In Your Heart

    Author(s):

    •  Leonard Mortimer

    Date Licensed: 12 Jan 1916

    Licensed Performance: Elephant and Castle Theatre, London

  25. Du Théâtre au Champ D'Honneur

    Author(s):

    •  Sarah Bernhardt

    Date Licensed: 12 Jan 1916

    Licensed Performance: Coliseum, London

  26. The Iron Hand

    Author(s):

    •  Hall Caine

    Date Licensed: 3 Feb 1916

    Licensed Performance: Coliseum, London

  27. The Shewing up of Blanco Posnet

    Author(s):

    •  George Bernard Shaw

    Date Licensed: 1 Mar 1916

    Licensed Performance: Repertory Theatre, Liverpool

  28. A Kiss For Cinderella

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie

    Date Licensed: 7 Mar 1916

    Licensed Performance: Wyndham's Theatre, London

  29. The Conscienceless Objector

    Author(s):

    •  Sewell Collins

    Date Licensed: 14 Mar 1916

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, London

  30. The Wages Of Hell (After The War)

    Author(s):

    •  Rev. A. J. Waldron

    Date Licensed: 2 May 1916

    Licensed Performance: Empire, Camberwell, London

  31. D’ Company

    Author(s):

    •  Miles Malleson

    Date Licensed: 8 Jun 1916

    Licensed Performance: Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

  32. In the Trenches

    Author(s):

    •  Ralph Roberts

    Date Licensed: 4 Aug 1916

    Licensed Performance: Empire, Chiswick

  33. A Day In A Dug-Out

    Author(s):

    •  Sewell Collins

    Date Licensed: 18 Aug 1916

    Licensed Performance: Empire, Liverpool

  34. Back From The Front

    Author(s):

    •  Harry Tate

    Date Licensed: 19 Aug 1916

    Licensed Performance: Empire, London

  35. Mother’s Sailor Boy

    Author(s):

    •  Frank Price

    Date Licensed: 2 Sep 1916

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Salford

  36. The God of Quiet

    Author(s):

    •  John Drinkwater

    Date Licensed: 28 Sep 1916

    Licensed Performance: Repertory Theatre, Birmingham

  37. The Cossack

    Author(s):

    •  Albert Hengler

    Date Licensed: 3 Nov 1916

    Licensed Performance: Hengler’s, Glasgow

  38. My Superior Officer

    Author(s):

    •  Michael Morton

    Date Licensed: 18 Nov 1916

    Licensed Performance: Empire, Chiswick

  39. Tommy by the Way

    Author(s):

    •  Oliphant Down

    Date Licensed: 19 Dec 1916

    Licensed Performance: Alhambra, London

  40. Pictures of the Year

    Author(s):

    •  Charles Sugden

    Date Licensed: 20 Dec 1916

    Licensed Performance: King's Theatre, Southsea

  41. A Bit of Blighty

    Author(s):

    •  Evelyn Glover

    Date Licensed: 26 Jan 1917

    Licensed Performance: Queen's Theatre, London

  42. Smith VC

    Author(s):

    •  Rica Bromley Taylor

    Date Licensed: 3 Feb 1917

    Licensed Performance: Collins' Music Hall, Islington, London

  43. General Post

    Author(s):

    •  J. E. Harold Terry

    Date Licensed: 9 Feb 1917

    Licensed Performance: Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

  44. Charwomen and the War or The Old Lady Shows Her Medals

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie

    Date Licensed: 19 Mar 1917

    Licensed Performance: New Theatre, London

  45. X=0, A Night In The Trojan War

    Author(s):

    •  John Drinkwater

    Licensed Performance: Repertory Theatre, Birmingham

  46. Jack Ashore by The Jutland Boys

    Author(s):

    •  Anonymous

    Date Licensed: 14 Jun 1917

    Licensed Performance: Collins' Music Hall, Islington, London

  47. Airs And Graces

    Date Licensed: 18 Jun 1917

    Licensed Performance: Palace Theatre, London

  48. Their Mothers

    Author(s):

    •  Evelyn Glover

    Date Licensed: 25 Jun 1917

    Licensed Performance: Globe Theatre, London

  49. Efficiency

    Author(s):

    •  Perley Poore Sheehan
    •  Robert H. Davis

    Date Licensed: 2 Jul 1917

    Licensed Performance: Adelphi, London

  50. Julyann

    Author(s):

    •  Sara Jeannette Duncan

    Date Licensed: 17 Jul 1917

    Licensed Performance: Globe Theatre, London

  51. The Woman of Louvain

    Author(s):

    •  John G. Brandon

    Date Licensed: 19 Jul 1917

    Licensed Performance: Collins' Music Hall, Islington, London

  52. The English Revolution

    Date Licensed: 30 Jul 1917

    Licensed Performance: Palace Theatre, London

  53. Nosey Knows

    Author(s):

    •  Fred Karno
    •  John Gerant

    Date Licensed: 8 Oct 1917

    Licensed Performance: Bedford Music Hall, Camden, London

  54. The Thirteenth Chair

    Author(s):

    •  Bayard Veiller

    Date Licensed: 9 Oct 1917

    Licensed Performance: Duke Of York’s, London

  55. Dear Brutus

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie
  56. Deliver The Goods

    Author(s):

    •  An Ordinary Englishman’ [Anonymous]

    Date Licensed: 8 Nov 1917

    Licensed Performance: Playhouse, Faversham

  57. The Treasures of Britain

    Author(s):

    •  Louis N. Parker

    Date Licensed: 14 Dec 1917

    Licensed Performance: Shaftesbury Theatre, London

  58. Annajanska, The Wild Grand Duchess

    Author(s):

    •  George Bernard Shaw

    Date Licensed: 3 Jan 1918

    Licensed Performance: Coliseum, London

  59. The Porter of Hell: A Drama of 1914

    Author(s):

    •  W. P. Drury (Lieutenant-Colonel, Royal Marines)

    Date Licensed: 4 Jan 1918

    Licensed Performance: Theatre Royal, Plymouth

  60. Sacrifice

    Author(s):

    •  Sir Rabindra Nath Tagore

    Date Licensed: 1 Feb 1918

    Licensed Performance: King George’s Hall, Tottenham Court Road, London

  61. Tainted Goods

    Author(s):

    •  Clifford Rean

    Date Licensed: 14 Mar 1918

    Licensed Performance: Theatre Royal, Stratford

  62. Milady Does Her Bit

    Author(s):

    •  E. L. Prentice

    Date Licensed: 8 Apr 1918

    Licensed Performance: Globe Theatre, London

  63. The Iron Ann [Oh! Annie!]

    Author(s):

    •  Arthur Grahame
    •  Adelaide St Clare

    Date Licensed: 16 May 1918

    Licensed Performance: Alexandra Theatre, Stoke Newington

  64. A Well-Remembered Voice

    Author(s):

    •  J. M. Barrie

    Date Licensed: 24 Jun 1918

    Licensed Performance: Wyndham's Theatre, London

  65. Called Up

    Author(s):

    •  E. Vivian Edmunds

    Date Licensed: 9 Jul 1918

    Licensed Performance: Theatre Royal, Barnsley

  66. The Freedom of the Seas

    Author(s):

    •  Walter Hackett

    Date Licensed: 16 Jul 1918

    Licensed Performance: Royalty, London

  67. The Burgomaster Of Stilemond

    Author(s):

    •  [by] Maurice Maeterlinck [translated by] Alexander Teixeira de Mattos

    Date Licensed: 25 Sep 1918

    Licensed Performance: Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

  68. Billy's Mother

    Author(s):

    •  Eva Elwes

    Date Licensed: 7 Oct 1918

    Licensed Performance: Hippodrome, Huddersfield

  69. The Pacifist

    Author(s):

    •  John G. Brandon

    Date Licensed: 22 Oct 1918

    Licensed Performance: Empress, Brixton

  70. The Child in Flanders

    Author(s):

    •  Cicely Hamilton

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