Great War Theatre

Performances at this Theatre

N/A Mother GooseUnknown
27 Dec 1915 Dick WhittingtonUnknown
4 Jun 1917 Flying ColoursProfessional
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The Era, 30 May 1917 carried advertisements for the show at the Lewisham Hippodrome and the Grand Palace, Clapham Junction in the week commencing 4 June, both including Harry Thurston in Capt. Bruce Bairnsfather’s ‘The Johnson ‘Ole’. The programme at the Lewisham Hippodrome concludes with ‘Captain Bruce Bairnsfather’s capital sketch “The Johnson ‘Ole,” in which Harry Thurston as Ole Bill, gives one of the best character studies he has yet attempted’. The Stage, 7 June 1917.
10 Sep 1917 In the TrenchesProfessional
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Performed for the week by cast including Harry Buss. The 63rd week of performance.
15 Oct 1917 Three CheersProfessional
11 Mar 1918 Flying ColoursProfessional
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The Era, Wednesday 6 March 1918 carried advertisements for shows at the Lewisham Hippodrome and the Camberwell Palace for the week commencing 11 March, both including Harry Thurston & Co. in “The Johnson ‘Ole”.
30 Sep 1918 The Silent ServiceProfessional
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Margot Delan performed in the play. Performing in the same bill were: Florence Smithson, Malcolm Scott, Johnson Clark, Tom Stuart, Zetta Mor, Chas. Whittle, Cara Magda.
21 Oct 1918 Three CheersProfessional
2 Jun 1919 For England, Home and Beauty or Comrades in ArmsProfessional
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The Stage, 29 May 1919 listed under ‘calls for next week’ Andrew Melville’s “For England, Home and Beauty” at the Lewisham Hippodrome.
23 Jun 1919 Jolly TimesProfessional
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The Stage, 26 June 1919, listed Jolly Times as On Tour from 23 June at the H., Lewisham.