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1925

ThW/May 1925 (No.4)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, May 1925
Intimate Impressions IV-Marie Tempest by Hesketh Pearson (w.caricature by Bovey); Reports and reviews of IRIS/Adelphi (w.photo of Ivor Novello), IT PAYS TO ADVERTISE/Aldwych (w.photo of Cecilia Gold, Ralph Lynn, Arthur Finn), THE TORCH BEARERS/Ambassadors (w.photo of Athene Seyler, Norman Loring, Frank Allenby, Marie Tempest), BY THE WAY/Apollo (w.photo Betty Chester), THE VORTEX/Comedy (w.photo of Nora Swinburne, Francis Lister, Olga Lindo), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court (w.photo of Evelyn Hope), JUST MARRIED/Criterion (w.photo of Dorothy Seacombe), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Billy Merson), THE PUNCH BOWL (4th Mixture)/Duke of York's (w.photo of Dora Lennox), BOODLE/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Jack Buchanan, June, Elsie Randolph), KATJA THE DANCER/Gaiety (w.photo of Bobbie Comber, Gene Gerrard, Lilian Davis), COURTING/Garrick, FALLEN ANGELS/Globe (w.photo of Noel Coward), ARIADNE, or BUSINESS FIRST/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Joyce Kennedy), BETTER DAYS/Hippodrome, Charing Cross Road (w.photo of Maisie Gay, Madge Elliott), CAESAR AND CLEOPATRA/Kingsway, Great Queen Street (w.photo of Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies), ADAM AND EVA/Little, John Street (w.photo of Aida Jenoure, Joan Clement Scott, Elliott Makeham), JUST A KING/Lyric, THE RIVALS/Lyric, Hammersmith (w.photo), ON WITH THE DANCE/London Pavilion. Piccadilly Circus (w.photo of Alice Delysia), THE TYRANT/New (w.photo of Matheson Lang, Frank Vosper), NO, NO, NANETTE!/Palace (w.photo), SKY HIGH/Palladium (w.photo of Arthur Riscoe, Nellie Wallace), WHITE CARGO/Playhouse (w.caricature of Franklin Dyall by Bovey), FRASQUITA/Princes, Shaftesbury Avenue (w.photo of Jose Collins), CHARLOT'S REVUE/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Gertrude Lawrence, Robert Hobbs), PLAYTIME AT THE PICCADILLY/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Stella Maris), DANCING MOTHERS/Queens, BEGGAR ON HORSEBACK (w.photo of Kyra Alanova), THE PELICAN/Royalty (w.photo of Josephine Victor), GROUNDS FOR DIVORCE/St.James' (w.photo of Jane Wood), SPRING CLEANING/St.Martin's (w.photo), THE SPORT OF KINGS/Savoy (w.photo of Mary Jerrold, Rosaleen Courtneidge), LIGHTNIN'/Shaftesbury (w.photo of Horace Hodges, Donald Foster), THE SEA URCHIN/Strand (w.photo of Peggy O'Neil and company), SUN UP/Strand, MY LADY FAIR/Winter Garden, THE ROUND TABLE/Wyndhams, LITTLE MISS BLUEBEARD (w.photo of Irene Bordoni), portrait of Olga Lindo, production photo of THE BAMBOULA/His Majesty's (w.Roy Byford, W H Berry, Mimi Crawford, Frank Lalor) [88pp, 5.6x8.75; edited by Sheridan-Bickers ("Yorick"); uncommon; cover slightly rumpled, rusty staples, quarter of page 79/80 removed (content unknown), else VG] £7

1926

ThW/Jan 1926 (Vol.II, No.12)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, January 1926
Bertram W Mills' CIRCUS AT OLYMPIA (w.commentary), Over The Footlights by S T H, Intimate Impressions XII-Freddie Lonsdale by Hesketh Pearson (w.sketch of Freddie Lonsdale); Reports and reviews of BETTY IN MAYFAIR/Adelphi (w.photo of Lilian Mason, Leslie Faber, Evelyn Laye, Winifred Evans, Mary Leigh), A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych (w.photo of Ralph Lynn, Yvonne Arnaud, Tom Walls, Grace Edwin), THE MADRAS HOUSE/Ambassadors (w.photo of David Hawthorne, Doris Lytton, Nicholas Hannen, Cathleen Nesbitt), TRICKS/Apollo (w.photo of Helen Trix), 9.45/Comedy (w.photo of Eve Gray), HAY FEVER/Criterion (w.photo of Jill Esmond, Robin Irvine, Marie Tempest), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court, KATJA THE DANCER/Daly's (w.company caricature by Bovey), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Edith Day, John Dunsmure), NO.17/Duke of York's, HENRY VIII/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Sybil Thorndike), BIDDY/Fortune, THE BLUE KITTEN/Gaiety (w.photo of Estelle Brody), THE BLUE BIRD/Garrick (w.photo of Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies in TESS), LULLABY/Globe (w.photo of Margaret Bannerman), THE MAN WITH A LOAD OF MISCHIEF/Theatre Royal Haymarket, MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome, Charing Cross Road (w.photo of Ardath de Sales, Janet Detrich, Maud O'Keefe, Betty Garson), THE CO-OPTIMISTS (11th New Programme)/His Majesty's (w.photo of Anita Elson), THE OLD ADAM/Kingsway (w.photo of Scott Sunderland, Olga Slade), TOO MUCH MONEY/Little, STILL DANCING/London Pavilion (w.photos of Nigel Bruce, Hermione Baddeley, Joan Clarkson), DICK WHITTINGTON/Lyceum (w.photo of George Jackley), LILAC TIME/Lyric (w.photo), LIONEL AND CLARISSA/Lyric, Hammersmith (w.photo of Lottie Venne, Nigel Playfair, Stella Seager), QUINNEY'S/New (w.photo of Eileen Sharp, Henry Ainley), ALF'S BUTTON/New Oxford (w.photo of Jerry Verno, Ambrose Thorne), NO, NO, NANETTE!/Palace, CINDERELLA/Palladium (w.photo of Clarice Mayne), A DOLL'S HOUSE/Playhouse (w.photo of Madge Titheradge, Milton Rosmer), WHITE CARGO/Princes, WHEN KNIGHTS WERE BOLD/Princes (w.photo of Doris Mansell), CHARLEY'S AUNT/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Kendrick Huxham), THE MAN IN DRESS CLOTHES/Queen's (w.photo of Ellaline Terriss), JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/Royalty (w.photo of Sydney Morgan, Arthur Sinclair), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St.James (w.photo of Gladys Grey, Ronald Squire, Frank Lawton), THE GHOST TRAIN/St Martins (w.photo of Edith Saville, Vincent Holman, Basil Howes, Edna Davies, Mary Clare), THE UNFAIR SEX/Savoy (w.photo of Clifford Mollison, Rosaline Courtneidge), PETER PAN/Shaftesbury (w.photo of Lyn Harding as Captain Hook), LA CHAUVE-SOURIS/Strand (w.photo), TREASURE ISLAND/Strand (w.photo of Arthur Bourchier as Blind Pew), TELL ME MORE/Winter Garden (w.photo), THE RISING GENERATION/Wyndham's (w.photo of Ena Grossmith), THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Margaret McKee), THE COSSACKS/Holland Park Hall (w.photo); Waiting for a Shakespeare by Rupert Croft-Cooke, Two Interesting Productions (GLORIANA and L'ECOLE DES COCOTTES) by T Stirling Boyd, review of Dare To Be Wise by Violet Vanbrugh, Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie", Film Notes and News, The Abuse of the Modern Waltz by Alec Mackenzie etc. [92pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; spine slightly rubbed, else VG] £8

ThW/Feb 1926 (Vol.III, No.13)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, February 1926
Gags! by W H Berry (w.photo of W H Berry), Intimate Impressions XIII-Granville Barker by Hesketh Pearson (w.sketch of Granville Barker); Reports and reviews of BETTY IN MAYFAIR/Adelphi (w.photo of Mary Leigh, Jack Hobbs), A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych (w.photo of Ralph Lynn), THE MADRAS HOUSE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Irene Rooke, Nicholas Hannen, Winifred Oughton, Aubrey Mather), TRICKS/Apollo (w.photo of Marjorie Robertson, Wilbur Lenton, Arthur Chesney, Margaret Yarde), 9.45/Comedy (w.photo), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court (w.photo of Melville Cooper, Evelyn Hope, Wallace Evennett), HAY FEVER/Criterion, KATJA THE DANCER/Daly's (w.photo of Ivy Tresmand, Gene Garrard), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Edith Day and company), NO.17/Duke of York's, HENRY VIII/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Lyall Swete, Norman V Norman, H R Hignett, Sybil Thorndike), THE BLUE KITTEN/Gaiety (w.photo of W H Berry, Estelle Brody and company), THE GHOST TRAIN/Garrick (w.photo of Gladys Ffolliott, Edna Davies, Edith Saville), ALL THE KING'S HORSES/Globe (w.photo of Irene Vanbrugh), MARY ROSE/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Fay Compton, Leon Quartermaine), THE STUDENT PRINCE/His Majesty's (w.photo of Lucyenne Herval), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome, Charing Cross Road, THE IMMORTAL HOUR/Kingsway (w.photo of Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, William Heseltine), THE FORCING HOUSE/Little, STILL DANCING/London Pavilion (w.photo of Richard Dolman, Greta Fayne), DICK WHITTINGTON/Lyceum (w.photo of M.Roberty, Mlle.Lysiana), LILAC TIME/Lyric (w.photo), LIONEL AND CLARISSA/Lyric, Hammersmith (w.photo of Wilfred Temple, Nadine March), QUINNEY'S/New, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/New (w.photo of Henry Ainley), TURNED UP/New Oxford (w.photo of Anita Elson), NO NO NANETTE/Palace, CINDERELLA/Palladium (w.photo), BLIND ALLEY/Playhouse (w.photo of Elissa Landi), WHITE CARGO/Princes (w.photo of Iris Darbyshire), THE HOUSE OF GLASS/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Betty Ross Clarke), THE HOTTENTOT/Queen's (w.photo of Lynne Overman), BERNARD SHAW REPERTORY SEASON/Regent, JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/Royalty (w.photo of Arthur Sinclair, Sara Allgood), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St.James (w.photo), SCOTCH MIST/St Martins (w.photo of Tallulah Bankhead), THE UNFAIR SEX/Savoy (w.photo of Athene Seyler, Clifford Mollison), WILDFLOWER/Shaftesbury, DON'T TELL TIMOTHY/Strand (w.photo of Betty Lumsden Milne, Appaline Yale, Katie Johnson), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville, KID BOOTS/Winter Garden (w.photo of Vera Lennox), THE FIREBRAND/Wyndham's (w.photo of Ivor Novello), THE PICCADILLY REVELS (New Programme)/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Doris Bransgrove); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie", Film Notes and News, Common Faults in Dancing by Alec MacKenzie etc. [88pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Mch 1926 (Vol.III, No.14)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, March 1926
A Few Stories by Gladys Ffolliott (w.photo of Gladys Ffolliott), Entr'actes I-Margaret Bannerman by Reginald Hargreaves, Modes and Moods by Evelyn Laye; Reports and reviews of BETTY IN MAYFAIR/Adelphi (caricature by Bovey), THE WIDOW'S CRUISE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Laura Cowie), A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych, IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of Marjorie Crossland as Marie Mestretti), 9.45/Comedy (w.photo of Frederick Leister, Dorothy Tetley, Franklyn Bellamy, Kenneth Kent, Arthur Finn), HAY FEVER/Criterion (w.photo of Marie Tempest, Robin Irvine, Stella Florance), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court, KATJA THE DANCER/Daly's (w.photo of Renee Mallory), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Edith Day), UNCLE VANYA/Duke of York's (w.photo of Dorothy Massingham, Robert Farquharson), HENRY VIII/Empire, Leicester Square, DO BE CAREFUL/Fortune, THE BLUE KITTEN/Gaiety (w.photo of Ethel Levey, W H Berry, Bobby Howes, Margaret Halstan), THE GHOST TRAIN/Garrick (w.photo of Vincent Holman, G H Mulcaster, Mary Clare), ALL THE KING'S HORSES/Globe (w.photo of Irene Vanbrugh, Allan Aynesworth, S J Warmington), MARY ROSE/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photos of Fay Compton, Lila Maravan), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photo of Peggy O'Neil, Sonnie Hale), THE STUDENT PRINCE/His Majesty's (w.photo of Allan Prior, Lucyenne Herval), THE IMMORTAL HOUR/Kingsway (w.photo of Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies), THE FORCING HOUSE/Little, THE JEWISH MIRROR/London Pavilion, LILAC TIME/Lyric (w.photo), LIONEL AND CLARISSA/Lyric Hammersmith, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/New (w.photo of Madge Titheradge as Beatrice), TURNED UP/New Oxford (w.photo of Anita Elson, Jack Melford, Vesta Sylva, Charles Stone, Lupino Lane, Nancy Lovat), PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photo of Lorna and Toots Pounds), MR ABDULLA/Playhouse (w.photo of Morten Selten, Helen Ferrers), WHITE CARGO/Princes (w.photo of Dorie Sawyer, Lyn Harding), NO NO NANETTE/Palace, THE HOUSE OF GLASS/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Betty Ross Clarke, Philip Carlton), THE HOTTENTOT/Queen's (w.photo of Hugh E Wright, Lynne Overman, William Pringle), JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/Royalty (w.photo of J A O'Rourke, Arthur Sinclair), MR PEPYS/Everyman and Royalty, THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St.James (w.photo of Gladys Gray, Ellis Jeffreys, Basil Loder, Gerald du Maurier, Mabel Sealby), SCOTCH MIST/St.Martin's (w.photo of Tallulah Bankhead, Godfrey Tearle), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photo of Mimi Crawford), THE UNFAIR SEX/Savoy, MRS WARREN'S PROFESSION/Strand, WILDFLOWER/Shaftesbury (w.photos of Wesley Pierce, Hazel Harris, Peter Gawthorne, Evelyn Drewe, Kitty Reidy, Howett Worster), KID BOOTS/Winter Garden (w.photo of Leslie Henson, Vera Lennox, Edna Bellonini), THE FIREBRAND/Wyndham's (w.photo of Ivor Novello, Ursula Jeans), THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Gypsy Rhoumaje, Hank The Mule); photo of Marion Hamilton (soon to appear in CHARLES B COCHRAN'S 1926 REVUE); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie", Film Notes and News, Alignment - The Main Factor in Dance Construction by Alec MacKenzie etc. [88pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Apr 1926 (Vol.III No.15)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, April 1926
Long Runs by Evelyn Hope (w.photo of Evelyn Hope), Entr'actes II-Leslie Henson by Reginald Hargreaves (with caricature of Leslie Henson by Bovey); Reports and reviews of WILDFLOWER/Adelphi (w.photo of Howett Worster, Kitty Reidy), A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych (w.photo of Tom Walls as Major Bone), THE WIDOW'S CRUISE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Laura Cowie, Nicholas Hannen, Joan Maude), IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of Antony Bushell, James Gleason, Robert Armstrong), SUMMER LIGHTNING/Comedy (w.photo of Iris Hoey), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court (w.photo of Evelyn Hope, Melville Cooper), THE CAT'S CRADLE/Criterion, KATJA THE DANCER/Daly's (w.photo of Nan Wild), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Clarice Harwicke), 9.45/Duke of York's (w.photo), JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/Fortune (w.photo of Kathleen O'Regan, Harry Hutchinson, Sara Allgood), THE BLUE KITTEN/Gaiety (w.photo of Bobby Howes and company), RIKI-TIKI/Gaiety, BY-WAYS/Globe (w.photo of Margaret Bannerman), ENCHANTRESS/Garrick, MARY ROSE/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Leon Quartermaine, Fay Compton, Reginald Bach), THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket, MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photo of Dorothy Seacombe), THE STUDENT PRINCE/His Majesty's, THE MARVELLOUS HISTORY OF ST BERNARD/Kingsway (w.photo of Valerie Taylor as Our Lady), PAPER CHASE/Little, ST JOAN/Lyceum (w.photo of Sybil Thorndike as St Joan), THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of C V France, Olga Lindo, Frederick Volpe), RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Lyric Hammersmith (w.photo of Marie Dainton), PRINCE FAZIL/New (w.photo of Madge Titheradge), TURNED UP/New Oxford (w.photo of Anita Elson, Leo Franklyn), NO NO NANETTE/Palace, PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photo of Toots Pounds and company), ALL THE KING'S HORSES/Playhouse (w.photo of Allan Aynesworth, Ethel Wellesley), WHITE CARGO/Princes, THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Caleb Porter, Gladys Ffolliott, G H Mulcaster, Edith Saville), THE HOTTENTOT/Queen's (w.photo of Tom Nesbitt, Norah Robinson, Arthur Wellesley), MR PEPYS/Royalty (w.photo of Isabel Jeans, Frederick Ranalow, Oriel Ross and company), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St.James (w.photo of Gladys Cooper, Gerald du Maurier), SCOTCH MIST/St.Martin's (w.photo of Tallulah Bankhead, Edmund Breon), THE SNOW MAN/Savoy (w.photo of Tom Douglas), BETTY IN MAYFAIR/Shaftesbury (w.photo of Evelyn Laye, Cecil Fowler), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photo of Robert Hale as June), KID BOOTS/Winter Garden (w.photo of Leslie Henson, Diana Wilson), THE FIREBRAND/Wyndham's (w.photo of Ivor Novello, Constance Collier), THE SHOEMAKER'S HOLIDAY/Old Vic, THE PICCADILLY REVELS (New Edition)/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Doris Bransgrove); photos of Fred Astaire and Adele Astaire (soon to appear in LADY BE GOOD/Empire), and Frances Doble in MR ABDULLA; Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie", Film Notes and News, My Observations on Continental Dancing by Alec MacKenzie etc. [88pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/May 1926 (Vol.III No.16)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, May 1926
On Being A Dirty Dog by James Lindsay (w.photo of James Lindsay), Entr'actes III-Nicholas Hannen by Reginald Hargreaves (with caricature of Nicholas Hannen by Bovey); Reports and reviews of WILDFLOWER/Adelphi (w.photo of Mark Daly, Maisie Gay, Eddie Morris), A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych, THE WIDOW'S CRUISE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Nicholas Hannen, Laura Cowie, Aubrey Smith), IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of George Relph, Robert Armstrong, Jack Perry), THE RESCUE PARTY/Comedy, THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court (w.company caricature by Bovey), THE CAT'S CRADLE/Criterion (w.photo of Graham Browne, Gwen Wyndham, Marie Tempest), KATJA THE DANCER/Daly's, YVONNE/Daly's (w.photo of Jeanne Aubert), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Clarice Hardwicke, Leonard Mackay, Nelson Keys), LOOSE ENDS/Duke of York's (w.photo of Molly Kerr, Mary Merrall, Dion Titheradge, Frank Cochrane), LADY, BE GOOD!/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Fred Astaire, Adele Astaire, William Kent), JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK/Fortune (w.photo of Sara Allgood as Juno), RIKI-TIKI/Gaiety (w.photo of Tubby Edlin, Gladys Moncrieff), THE UNSEEMLY ADVENTURE/Garrick (w.photo of Norah Robinson), RUGGERO RUGGERI'S ITALIAN SEASON/Globe (w.photo of Ruggero Ruggeri), THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Fay Compton, Frank Cellier, Leon Quartermaine), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photos of Margaret Campbell, and Janette Detrich), THE MARVELLOUS HISTORY OF ST BERNARD/Kingsway (w.photo of Robert Harris as St Bernard), AUTUMN FIRE/Little (w.photo of Wilfred Shine, Percy Robinson, Cathleen Drago), COCHRAN'S REVUE (1926)/London Pavilion (w.photo of Greta Fayne as the Hyacinth Perfume), ST JOAN/Lyceum, MON CURE CHEZ LES RICHES/Lyceum, THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of Hugh Williams, Frederick Volpe, Olga Lindo, C V France, Henrietta Watson), RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Lyric Hammersmith (w.photo of James Topping, Kathlyn Hilliard, Miles Malleson, George Baker), PRINCE FAZIL/New (w.photo of Madge Titheradge, Henry Ainley, Eileen Sharp), NO NO NANETTE/Palace (w.photo of Binnie Hale), THE DENVILLE STOCK COMPANY/New Oxford, PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photo), ALL THE KING'S HORSES/Playhouse (w.photo of Irene Vanbrugh, Allan Aynesworth), THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales (w.photo of Richard Bird, Caleb Porter, Gladys Ffolliott), CONFLICT/Queen's (w.photo of Isabel Jeans, Margaret Yarde, Tom Nesbitt), DR KNOCK/Royalty (w.photos of Dennis Eadie, and Dennis Eadie and Clive Curre), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St James (w.photo of Ronald Squire, Gladys Cooper, Frank Lawton), SCOTCH MIST/St Martin's, DER ORLOFF/Strand, INTIMATE ENEMIES/Savoy (w.photo of Dorothy Debenham), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photos of Enid Stamp-Taylor, and Ernest Pierce, J H Roberts, Joyce Barbour, Cyril Ritchard), ROMEO AND JULIET/Old Vic, THE RINGER/Wyndham's (w.photo of Dorothy Dickson), KID BOOTS/Winter Garden, THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Marian Phillips); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie", Film Notes and News etc. [88pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Jun 1926 (Vol.III No.17)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, June 1926
Entr'actes IV-Edmund Gwenn by Reginald Hargreaves; Reports and reviews of A CUCKOO IN THE NEST/Aldwych (w.photo of Grace Edwin, Yvonne Arnaud, Tom Walls), ALOMA/Adelphi, RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Ambassadors, IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of James Gleason, Antony Bushell, Amy Brandon-Thomas), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court, THE RESCUE PARTY/Comedy (w.photo of Mercia Swinburne, Katie Johnson, Marie Ney), THE CAT'S CRADLE/Criterion (w.photo of Louise Hampton, Marie Tempest), YVONNE/Daly's (w.photo of Ivy Tresmand), LOOSE ENDS/Duke of York's (w.photo of Mary Merrall, Dion Titheradge, Mollie Kerr), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane, LADY, BE GOOD!/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Fred Astaire, Adele Astaire, Buddy Lee), THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS/Fortune, THE UNSEEMLY ADVENTURE/Garrick (w.photo of Faith Celli, Bruce Winston, Norah Robinson), ENGAGED/Globe, THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Fay Compton, Sebastian Smith), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photo of Ardath de Sales), WILDFLOWER/His Majesty's, THE MARVELLOUS HISTORY OF ST BERNARD/Kingsway (w.photo of Robert Harris, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies), AUTUMN FIRE/Little, COCHRAN'S REVUE (1926)/London Pavilion (w.photo), THE PADRE/Lyceum (w.photo of H R Hignett, Joan Morgan, Paul Cavanagh, Poilu, Basil Gill), THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of Nora Swinburne, Kenneth Kove), PRINCE FAZIL/New (w.photo of Henry Ainley, Madge Titheradge), NO NO NANETTE/Palace (w.photo of Beatty Simms), PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photos of Claire Divina and Lawrence Charles, Billy Merson, John Kirby and George Clarke), SECRET SERVICE/Princes (w.photo of Madge Compton), THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales, CONFLICT/Queen's (w.photo of Fred Kerr, Isabel Jeans), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St James, DR KNOCK/Royalty (w.photo of Dennis Eadie, Helena Pickard, Margaret Emden, Allen Stevenson), THEY KNEW WHAT THEY WANTED/St Martins (w.photo of Tallulah Bankhead, Glenn Anders), INTIMATE ENEMIES/Savoy (w.photo of Hilda Bayley, Norman McKinnel), THE ORLOV/Strand (w.photo of Anita Elson), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photo of Mimi Crawford), KID BOOTS/Winter Garden, THE RINGER/Wyndham's (w.photo of Dorothy Dickson, Franklin Dyall), THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of Fay Cole and Marion Phillips); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie" etc. [68pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Jul 1926 (Vol.III No.18)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, July 1926
My Feet by Hal Sherman (w.photo of Hal Sherman), Entr'actes V-C Aubrey Smith by Reginald Hargreaves (w.caricature of C Aubrey Smith by Bovey); Reports and reviews of ALOMA/Adelphi (w.photo of Clay Clement, Vivienne Osborne, Muriel Alexander, Francis Lister), ROOKERY NOOK/Aldwych (w.photo of Winifred Shotter), GRANITE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Clemence Dane), IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of Jo Wallace, Robert Armstrong), A MAN UNKNOWN/Comedy (w.photo of C M Hallard, Dorothy Dix, Evan Thomas), THE CAT'S CRADLE/Criterion (w.photo of Robert Andrews, Agnes Imlay, Gwen Wyndham), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court, YVONNE/Daly's (w.photo of Hal Sherman), EASY VIRTUE/Duke of York's (w.photo of Marcus Barron, Joan Clement-Scott, Jane Cowl, James Raglan, Mabel Terry Lewis, Marda Vanne, and portrait of Jane Cowl), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Derek Oldham, Edith Day), LADY, BE GOOD!/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Adele Astaire), COCK O' THE ROOST/Garrick, THERE'S NO FOOL - /Globe, THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Fay Compton, Leon Quartermaine), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photo of Mildred O'Keefe), THE DIAGHILEFF BALLET/His Majesty's, COCHRAN'S REVUE (1926)/London Pavilion (w.photo of Spi), THE PADRE/Lyceum (w.photo of Basil Gill, Paul Cavanagh, Olive Sloane), THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of Olga Lindo, Frederick Volpe), RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Lyric Hammersmith, THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS/New (w.photo of Sara Allgood, Maire O'Neill), NO NO NANETTE/Palace (w.photo of Binnie Hale, Joe Coyne), PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photo of Billy Merson as Sir Harry Lauder), CAROLINE/Playhouse (w.photo of Irene Vanbrugh, Athole Stewart), THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales (w.photo), DOWN HILL/Queen's (w.photo of Phyllis Monkman, Hannah Jones), THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St James, THEY KNEW WHAT THEY WANTED/St Martins (w.photo of Sam Livesey, Tallulah Bankhead), WHAT MIGHT HAPPEN/Savoy (w.photo of Edmund Gwenn), HEARTS AND DIAMONDS/Strand (w.photo of George Metaxa and companions), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville, THE RINGER/Wyndham's (w.photo of Leslie Faber, Franklin Dyall, Nigel Bruce, Gordon Harker), KID BOOTS/Winter Garden, THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo); photo of Yvonne Printemps as MOZART/Gaiety; Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie" etc. [72pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Aug 1926 (Vol.IV No.19)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, August 1926
As We Go To Press - Productions Present and Pending, Entr'actes VI-Herman Finck by Reginald Hargreaves (w.caricature of Herman Finck by Bovey); Reports and reviews of ALOMA/Adelphi (w.photo of Clay Clement, Vivienne Osborne), ROOKERY NOOK/Aldwych (w.photo of Tom Walls, Ralph Lynn, J Robertson Hare, Winifred Shotter), IS ZAT SO?/Apollo, THE CAT'S CRADLE/Criterion (w.photo of Marie Tempest, Louise Hampton), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Court, YVONNE/Daly's (w.photo of Dennis Hoey, Gene Gerard, Mark Lester, Maria Minetti, and portrait of Nan Wild), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Nelson Keys as Hard-Boiled Herman), EASY VIRTUE/Duke of York's (w.photo of Jane Cowl, Marda Vanne), LADY, BE GOOD!/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Adele Astaire, George Vollaire), ASK BECCLES/Globe (w.photo of Barbara Hoffe), THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Fay Compton), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photo of Eileen Redcott), DISTINGUISHED VILLA/Little (w.photo of Una O'Connor, Ivor Barnard), COCHRAN'S REVUE (1926)/London Pavilion (w.photo of Ernest Thesiger), THE PADRE/Lyceum (w.photo of Olive Sloane), THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of Frederick Volpe, Olga Lindo, C V France, Kenneth Kove), RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Lyric Hammersmith, THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS/New (w.caricature by Bovey of Sydney Morgan, Arthur Sinclair and J A O'Rourke), NO NO NANETTE/Palace (w.photo of Binnie Hale), PALLADIUM PLEASURES/Palladium (w.photo of Toots Pounds and company), CAROLINE/Playhouse (w.photo of Marie Lohr, Edith Evans, C Aubrey Smith), DOWN HILL/Princes (w.photo of Ivor Novello, Jessie Bateman, Betty Sturgess, Evelyn Roberts), THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales, THE WAY YOU LOOK AT IT/Queen's (w.photo of Isabel Jeans), THE AWFUL TRUTH/Royalty, THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St James, THEY KNEW WHAT THEY WANTED/St Martins (w.photo of Wilfred Shine, James Dyrenforth, Glenn Anders, Sam Livesey, Tallulah Bankhead), SLEEPING PARTNERS/Savoy, R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photo of Joyce Barbour, Robert Hale, Cyril Ritchard), THE RINGER/Wyndham's (w.photo of Gordon Harker, Leslie Faber, Franklin Dyall, Nigel Bruce), THE PICCADILLY REVELS/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photo of The Girls of The Revels Brigade); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie" etc. [68pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

ThW/Sep 1926 (Vol.IV No.20)
The THEATRE WORLD and Illustrated Stage Review, September 1926
As We Go To Press - Late News of Productions Present and Pending, Entr'actes VII-Isabel Jeans by Reginald Hargreaves (w.caricature of Isabel Jeans by Bovey); Reports and reviews of ALOMA/Adelphi (w.photo), SIMPLE SOULS/Adelphi, ROOKERY NOOK/Aldwych (w.photo of Tom Walls, Ralph Lynn), THE ESCAPE/Ambassadors (w.photo of Nicholas Hannen, Mollie Kerr), IS ZAT SO?/Apollo (w.photo of Marjorie Crossland), VIRGINIA'S HUSBAND/Comedy, THY NAME IS WOMAN/Criterion, YVONNE/Daly's (w.photo of Arthur Pusey, Ivy Tresmand), ROSE MARIE/Drury Lane (w.photo of Edith Day), EASY VIRTUE/Duke of York's (w.photo of Jane Cowl and company), LADY, BE GOOD!/Empire, Leicester Square (w.photo of Sylvia Leslie, Glori Beaumont, William Kent, Irene Russell), BY THE WAY/Gaiety (w.photo of Lilian du Roy), NONE BUT THE BRAVE/Garrick (w.photo of Huntley Wright, Eve Gray), ASK BECCLES/Globe (w.photo of Charles Wade, Basil Foster, Lewin Mannering), THIS WOMAN BUSINESS/Theatre Royal, Haymarket (w.photo of Evelyn Culver), MERCENARY MARY/Hippodrome (w.photos of Margaret Campbell, and Mildred O'Keefe), THE CO-OPTIMISTS/His Majesty's (w.photo of Mary Leigh), DISTINGUISHED VILLA/Little (w.photo of Gillian Lind, Clare Harris, William Stack, Una O'Connor), COCHRAN'S REVUE (1926)/London Pavilion (w.photo of Les Aromes de Coty), THE PADRE/Lyceum (w.photo of Basil Gill, Beryl Riggs), THE BEST PEOPLE/Lyric (w.photo of Olga Lindo, Maisie Darrell), RIVERSIDE NIGHTS/Lyric Hammersmith, THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS/New (w.photo of J A O'Rourke, Arthur Sinclair, Sydney Morgan, Sara Allgood), THE CONSTANT NYMPH/New, NO NO NANETTE/Palace, LIFE/Palladium (w.photo of Nora Bayes), CAROLINE/Playhouse (w.photo of Faith Celli, Lilian Braithwaite, Athene Seyler), THE GHOST TRAIN/Prince of Wales, THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/St James, THE WHOLE TOWN'S TALKING/Strand (w.photo of Sylvia Hawkes), THE QUEEN WAS IN THE PARLOUR/St Martins (w.photo of Madge Titheradge), SLEEPING PARTNERS/Savoy (w.photo of Seymour Hicks), JUST A KISS/Shaftesbury (w.photo of Vera Lennox), R.S.V.P./Vaudeville (w.photo of Joyce Barbour), TIP-TOES/Winter Garden (w.photo of Dorothy Dickson), THE RINGER/Wyndham's (w.photo), PLAYTIME AT THE PICCADILLY/Piccadilly Cabaret (w.photos of Florenz Tamara, and Addison Fowler and Florenz Tamara); Fashion's Decrees by "Rosemarie" etc. [80pp, 5.6x8.75; uncommon; VG] £8

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ThW/Dec 1928 (No.47): Scenes from 77 PARK LANE/St.Martin's (Hugh Wakefield, Marion Lorne - photo), VIRGINIA/Palace (George Gee, Marjorie Gordon, Emma Haig, John Kirby - 3 photos and review), 77 PARK LANE/St.Martin's (Hugh Wakefield, Marion Lorne, Boris Ranevsky, W Earle Grey, Robert Holmes, Leonard Upton, Veronica Turleigh - 2 photos and review), FUNNY FACE/Princes (Renee Gadd, Adele Astaire, Fred Astaire, Rita Page - photo and review), CLOWNS IN CLOVER/Adelphi (Elsie Janis, Jack Hulbert - photo), HER CARDBOARD LOVER/Lyric (Tallulah Bankhead, Leslie Howard - photo), SUCH MEN ARE DANGEROUS/Duke of York's (Donald Wolfit, Matheson Lang - photo), THE CRITIC/Court (Arnold Pilbeam, Leslie Holland, Renee de Vaux, Murri Moncrieff, Eric Bloom - photo), THAT'S A GOOD GIRL!/Hippodrome (Jack Buchanan, William Kendall - photo), EXCELSIOR/Playhouse (Hermione Baddeley, Gladys Cooper, Athole Stewart - photo), SONG OF THE SEA/His Majesty's (Claude Hulbert and chorus - photo), DIVERSION/Little (C V France, Cathleen Nesbitt - photo), TOPSY AND EVA/Gaiety (Sylvia Cecil, George Vollaire, Rosetta Duncan, Myrtle Ferguson - 2 photos), THE TRUTH GAME/Globe (Ivor Novello, Lilian Braithwaite - photo); Reviews of THE MOLLUSC/Comedy, TO WHAT RED HELL/Wyndham's, HIGH TREASON/Strand, THE RUNAWAYS/Garrick, LUCKY GIRL/Shaftesbury, THE CRITIC and TWO GENTLEMEN OF SOHO/Lyric Hammersmith, CLARA GIBBINGS/Vaudeville, and THE ROSE AND THE RING/Apollo; Photos of Isabel Wilford in A DAMSEL IN DISTRESS/New (large size), Nora Swinburne (large size), Lily Elsie and Ivor Novello in THE TRUTH GAME/Globe, Anton Dolin in REVOLUTION/London Coliseum (3 studies), Malcolm Keen in ALWAYS AFTERNOON (large size), Cyril Ritchard in SO THIS IS LOVE/Winter Garden, Jessie Matthews in THIS YEAR OF GRACE!/London Pavilion (large size); Feature on Hugh Wakefield and Marion Lorne; caricature of Evelyn Laye by R S Sherriffs (large size); The Film World with reviews by David C Fairweather of THE TRIUMPH OF THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL (with large photo of Juliette Compton), THE TERROR (by Edgar Wallace), and THE SINGING FOOL (with Al Jolson): "I wonder how many more screen idols have feet of clay and voices of tin! Time alone will show."; The Playgoers' Library; Fashions Seen On The Stage (2 photos of Grace Wilson); Fashion Forecasts (4 photos); Heard On The Gramophone (w.photo of Sid Phillips); Theatre Guide etc. etc. [52pp, 8.75x11.25; VG] £6

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