Great War Theatre

Performances at this Theatre

DateScriptType
N/A A Wife's DilemmaUnknown
N/A Nosey KnowsUnknown
N/A Some KissUnknown
11 Jan 1915 Goldberg And FamilyUnknown
24 May 1915 A Rough DiamondUnknown
2 Aug 1915 The Bully Of Berlin [The Beast of Berlin]Professional
8 Nov 1915 Benjamin BrothersUnknown
5 Jun 1916 Who's got itUnknown
24 Jul 1916 £.S.DUnknown
28 Aug 1916 SnookeredUnknown
18 Sep 1916 Birds of ParadiseUnknown
9 Oct 1916 Cabaret CameosUnknown
13 Nov 1916 A La Carte (A new version)Unknown
22 Jan 1917 The FrenchwomanProfessional
5 Feb 1917 For Those In PerilProfessional
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Performed by Miss Beaumont Collins.
7 May 1917 Opkins On FatigueUnknown
7 May 1917 TrampsUnknown
24 Dec 1917 AladdinUnknown
4 Mar 1918 Oh Doctor!Unknown
27 May 1918 FragmentsUnknown
1 Jul 1918 Nosey KnowsProfessional
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Performed for the week by Will Hay (actor), J. H. Cleve (music). Also Fred Karno and John Gerant (co-writers).
9 Dec 1918 Old Bill's ReturnUnknown
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In most references, the show is referred to as 'Ole Bill's Return' rather than 'Old'. It played for the week of 9 December. It starred Miss Jessica Black as Mary, Tom Seymour as Ole Bill, supported by Miss Hebe Russ, Miss Maude Leonard and Mr Arthur Wyle. Irene Rose in songs and character studies. Other cast members: Dan O'Scott (Scottish comedian), The Five Leytons (vocalists and dancers in a charming scene), Two Odols (Dutch Dental Gymnasts) and Wyn and Windle in Bright, Breezy, Brainy Burlesque by Jack Win. It was performed twice nightly, with performances at 6.45 and 8.45, on Monday 9 December and during the week.