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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)MS38/4692
Title'Katja, the Dancer' by Frederick Lonsdale and Harry Graham
Extent1 file
Date1924-1927
DescriptionPress and magazine cuttings of reviews of 'Katja, the Dancer', adapted from the German of Leopold Jacobsohn and Rudolf Oesterreicher; with photographs and illustrations of members of the cast; programme extract inside front cover gives cast list and typescript dates and changes in cast members [1925]; includes photographs of cast members in scenes from the musical; cuttings mention an Australian production [1926]

Performed at The Gaiety Theatre, Strand, London, 21 Feb 1925; presented by George Edwardes; produced by Fred J. Blackman; costumes by [Comelli]; lyrics by Harry Graham; music by Jean Gilbert
Transferred to: Dalys Theatre, London, 7 Sep 1925, closing performance, 8 May 1926
Originally at: The Princes Theatre, Bradford, 4 Aug 1924
On tour: 1924: The Grand Theatre, Blackpool; The Kings Theatre, Glasgow; The Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh; The Princes Theatre, Manchester; The Court Theatre, Liverpool; The Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield; The Royal Theatre, Newcastle; The Royal Theatre, Birmingham; The Princes Theatre, Bristol; The Gaiety Theatre, Dublin; The Grand Theatre, Leeds; The Empire Theatre, Sunderland; The Opera House, Belfast; 1925: The Princes Theatre, Manchester; The Royal Theatre, Brighton; The Royal Theatre, Worcester; The Royal Thetare, Torquay; 1926: The Royal Theatre, Bath; The Opera House, Wakefield; His Majestys Theatre, Aberdeen; The Royal Theatre, Halifax; The Royal Theatre, Portsmouth; The Golders Green Hippodrome; The Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne; 1927: The Royal Theatre, Rochdale; The Kings Theatre, Greenock
America: The 44th Street Theatre, New York [Nov 1926]; [presented by J. J. Shubert]

Casts: Gregory Stroud, Bobbie Comber, Ivy Tresmand, Rene Mallory, Gene Gerrard, Lilan Davies, Dennis Hoey, Vincent Dawson, Leonard Russell, Jack Livesey, Roger Head, Norman Leyland, Ronald Adair, Ileene Evelyn, Nan Wild, Carl Brisson, Dolly King, Joian Hay, J. H. Wakefield, Herbert Barrs, Dan Booker, Sylvia Cecil, Roy Russell, Babs Farren, Reg Palmer, Gus Sharland, Robert Lacey, Maud Frances Davis, Stratford Moss, Marie Douglas, Charles Childerstone, John Hagan, Yvette Anning, Robert Woollard, Derek Knowles, Elsie Keene, Lewis Revill, E. Darian, Hindle Edgar, Hunt Robinson, Dorothy Hersee, Scott Harold, Doris D'Espe, Arthur Filmer, Stanely Brereton, Betty Stuart, Gerald Hamilton, Aubrey Milton, Walter Plinge, George Fearnley, Leslie James Stuart, Ernest D'Almaine, W. R. Parker, Mark Stone, Billie Hill, Billy Leonard, Edith Cecil, Harvey Braban, J. W. Storm, Percy Cahill, Robert Osmond, E. F. Brown, W. King, Edna Oran (Coram)
Access StatusOpen