Theatre audience in Palace Theatre - 1908

from Fifty Years of a Londoner's Life, pages 109-110:

It is safe to say that had Maud Allan's performance been casually introduced to the Palace programme it would have had a short shrift. Instead, it was managed with exquisite showmanship by Alfred Butt, with the assistance of the late Augustus Moore. For years Moore had professed the belief that an insidious and insistent journalist could make the London public form any opinion he chose as to the merit of …   more >>

cite as

Henry George Hibbert, Fifty Years of a Londoner's Life (New York, 1916), p. 109-110. accessed: 21 February, 2024

location of experience: Palace Theatre


Listening to

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Unspecified dance music performed by Maud Allan

Experience Information

Date/Time 1908
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:45:01 +0100
Approved on Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:08:42 +0100