Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Eastwood & Kimberley Advertiser (1994a)

Source:
Anon. (Auth.)
Guisers entertain Nottingham folk [play from Underwood, Notts.]
Eastwood & Kimberley Advertiser, 21st Jan.1994, Vol.95, No.5208, p.15_b-d

Photo and description of the Underwood Guisers' performance at the Brewhouse Yard Museum, Nottingham. The actors are all named, five of whom originally performed the play as children in the 1940s. Their characters were; Slasher, Opener In, St George, Beelzebub, Devil Doubt and Doctor. They had performed in the Underwood area during the 1993 Christmas period.

Index Terms:
Locations: Underwood, Notts. (SK4750); Brewhouse Yard Musuem, Nottingham, Notts. (SK5739)
Years: Revived. 1993; Perf. 1940s
Subjects: Revival; Christmas; Guisers; Photo; Play; Opener In; St. George; Slasher; Doctor; Beelzebub; Devil Doubt; Cast List
People: Maurice Holmes (Perf.); Keith Simpson (Perf.); Jim Orme (Perf.); Ken Smith (Perf.); Lawrence Dovey (Perf.); Stan Barnes (Perf.); Peter Thomas Millington (Photo.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00546

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Jan.1994

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