Lionel Bradley in Savoy Theatre - 11 February, 1939

from Lionel Bradley Bulletin, 11 Feb 1939:

Feb. 11, Savoy Theatre, An Elephant in Arcady

I could not resist the temptation to be present at the last performance of this charming work which I found to be as fresh and delightful as ever. Geoffrey Dunn had returned to the part of Hortensio; the rest of the cast was, I think, the same as in January. A run of 17 ½ weeks – 13 ½ weeks at the tiny Kingsway Theatre which seats less than 600 people and another 4 weeks at the Savoy which holds twice as many – and a total (if I have reckoned correctly) of 141 performances is quite creditable for these days but …   more >>

cite as

Lionel Bradley, Lionel Bradley Bulletin, 11 Feb 1939. In Special Collections, Royal College of Music Library, number LJHB-02/034.6. accessed: 13 June, 2024

location of experience: Savoy Theatre


Lionel Bradley

Listening to

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An Elephant in Arcady
written by Ernest Irving
performed by Geoffrey Dunn, Ranalow

Experience Information

Date/Time 11 February, 1939
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by kerriedinburgh on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:44:05 +0000
Approved on Tue, 08 Nov 2016 16:08:30 +0000