Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Nottingham Traditional Music Club Collection (1972, A.Cockburn & M.Couldry)

Source:
*[Anon. (Inf.)
*Christmas and New Year Guysers play from Selston, Notts.
Nottingham Traditional Music Club Collection, *Col. 1972

*Fragments and description of a Christmas to New Year Guysers' (Guysering) play from Selston, Notts., performed by boys aged 11 to 13 years with black faces. The characters are: Leader In, Bullguy, St. George, Doctor, and Beelzebub.

Index Terms:
Locations: Selston, Notts. (SK4553)
Years: Col. 1972
Subjects: *Text Fragments; Christmas; New Year; Guysers; Guysering; Play; Black Faces; Leader In; Bullguy; St. George; Doctor; Beelzebub
People: Anne Cockburn (Col.); Mick Couldry (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00779

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.2005

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