Great War Theatre

Address: Carlisle, UK

Performances at this Theatre

DateScriptType
14 Apr 1915 The Man Who Stayed At A HotelUnknown
28 Oct 1915 In Time of WarProfessional
1 May 1916 His Mother's RosaryProfessional
1 Jan 1917 The Man Who Stayed At HomeProfessional
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The Era, 27 December 1916, listed The Man Who Stayed at Home (Blue) as On The Road from 1 January at H.M.T., Carlisle; also The Stage, 4 January 1917. 'The Taylor Platt Company (Blue) of “The Man Who Stayed at Home” played to very good business at Carlisle last week, Mr. George Howard playing the part of Christopher Brent as before' (The Era, 10 January 1917).
10 Feb 1919 Seven Days LeaveProfessional
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Cast including: Hilliard Vox, Millicent Hallat, Hugh Montgomery and Letty Paxton.
27 Oct 1919 General PostProfessional
19 Jan 1920 The Freedom of the SeasProfessional
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Performed by Robert Brasher's company for the week. Cast included: Robert Brasher (actor), Olivia Glynn (actress), Charlton Hutchinson (actress). "A feature is the capital character-study by Charlton Hutchinson of the captain." (Stage, 22 January 1920)
11 Jul 1927 The Man Who Stayed At HomeProfessional
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Performed for the week. 'The play proves to have so much vitality as to suggest that war dramas have been too hastily placed on the shelf' (The Stage, 14 July 1927)
1 Aug 1927 Seven Days LeaveProfessional
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Performed by the Stock company with Julian Courtville and Cyprian Hope in the cast.
7 Jan 1935 A Kiss For CinderellaAmateur
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The Penrith Observer, 31 December 1934, advertised that Barrie’s A Kiss for Cinderella would be performed at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Carlisle, on 7-12 January 1935, in aid of the Boys’ Brigade (Carlisle Battalion), by Mr. Lionel Lightfoot’s Company.