Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Nottingham Evening Post (1979)

Source:
[Anon. (Auth.)]
*Omoro Theatre Co. perform Mummers' Play
Nottingham Evening Post, *26th Feb. 1979

Photo of five actors dressed in costumes made from paper strips. The caption reads;

"NO, IT wasn't that five people were afflicted by heady illnesses brought on by exposure to that rare-for-1979 experience, sunshine.

Members of the Omoro Theatre Company, of Rectory Road, West Bridgford, were all suitably garbed for a performance of a traditional mummers' play.

And the appropriate venue was outside the Trip to Jerusalem pub, Nottingham ... by tradition, the oldest inn in England."

Index Terms:
Locations: Nottingham, Notts. (SK5739); West Bridgford, Notts. (SK5837)
Years: Perf. 1979
Subjects: Omoro Theatre Company; Mummers; Play; Photo
Archives: Ref.: TD00314; Notts. County Library, Local Studies Section, Folklore Box, L39.9

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.1992

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