Great War Theatre

Address: Bradford, UK

Performances at this Theatre

23 Dec 1914 AladdinUnknown
8 Mar 1915 Joy - Sister of MercyProfessional
22 Mar 1915 War and a Woman [Women and War]Professional
12 Apr 1915 His Mother's RosaryProfessional
20 Sep 1915 In the Hands of the Hun [In the Hands of the Huns]Professional
27 Sep 1915 John Raymond's Daughter or A Soldier's Love ChildProfessional
24 Dec 1915 CinderellaUnknown
20 Mar 1916 The Soldier PriestProfessional
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Performers: Matthew H Glenville and Co.
21 Mar 1916 When Love Creeps In Your HeartProfessional
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Performed by Leonard Mortimer's company.
10 Apr 1916 The Soldier PriestProfessional
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Performers: Matthew H Glenville and Co.
1 May 1916 The Sunshine of Paradise AlleyProfessional
5 Jun 1916 Within Our GatesProfessional
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This week the play was presented twice nightly. The company included: Charles Locke (his company), Charles Elton Morgan (actor), Clare O’Sullivan (actress), Fred Lillywhite (actor), Gilbert Hall (actor), J. B. Garrickford (sic - actor), Frank Preston (actor).
14 Aug 1916 His Mother's RosaryProfessional
6 Nov 1916 The Amazing MarriageProfessional
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Performed for the week.
23 Dec 1916 Dick WhittingtonUnknown
12 Mar 1917 The Cottage GirlProfessional
2 Jul 1917 The Light that Leads Me HomeProfessional
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Performed by Frank Bateman and company with Mrs Bateman in the lead role.
30 Jul 1917 The Spirit of the EmpireProfessional
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Performed for one week.
10 Dec 1917 Mother’s Sailor BoyProfessional
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Performers: Dot Stephens Co
6 May 1918 When The Joy Bells Are RingingProfessional
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Performed here from 6-11 May.
4 Nov 1918 Called UpProfessional
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Performed 4-9 November. Though only of recent production, every town already visited has testified its approval of the work by crowding the theatres nightly. Mr. Edmonds is a man of many parts, for in addition to playing the leading character, he is the author of the piece, and from his facile pen has flowed such well known successes as It is fully expected that the Bradford public will endorse the favourable verdict pronounced by the other towns' (Bradford Daily Telegraph, 2 November 1918)
10 Mar 1919 Reported MissingProfessional
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Performers: Edward H Hobart (actor), Horace L Wheatley (actor), Richard Cowell (actor), Terry Davies (actor), Newton Pierce (actor), Brennan Glee Party. Reviews: "Denville's production of 'Reported Missing' is causing much interest here. Dorothy Hildebrand in the part of Mary Meredith is the moving spirit of the play.", The Stage
21 Apr 1919 Billy's MotherProfessional
8 Sep 1930 The Luck Of The NavyProfessional
20 Oct 1941 The Luck Of The NavyProfessional
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An entirely new version performed by Phyllis Neilson-Terry, Tod Slaughter and Percy Hutchison.