Anonymous in Greasbrough Social Club - May, 1965, at night

from The North Country, pages 245-52:

A few miles away away, in a village just over the hill from Rotherham, stands what is perhaps the plushest working-men's club in the North, the Greasbrough Social Club. As such clubs go, Greasbrough is avant garde. Club-men from other areas travel a hundred miles or more to sample its splendours. It sets standards of entertainment and opulence to which scores of less sophisticated clubs aspire...

The next turn was Delightful Susan Lane, the Lovely Lady of Song. She turned out to be a much better than average performer of semi-operatic numbers, and soon had the audience in …   more >>

cite as

Graham Turner, The North Country (London, 1967), p. 245-52. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1499770123747 accessed: 18 August, 2022

location of experience: Greasbrough Social Club

Listeners

Listening to

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light opera performed by Delightful Susan Lane
show tunes performed by Delightful Susan Lane

Experience Information

Date/Time May, 1965, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by drussell on Tue, 11 Jul 2017 11:48:43 +0100
Approved on Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:36:47 +0100