Gabrielle Ray

'Gabrielle Ray said, 'I am always dancing; I love it! When I don't dance, I sing. What else is there to do?'

Peggy – Costume – 1911

Costume design by Attilio Comelli for Gabrielle Ray as Polly Polino, Peggy, Gaiety Theatre, 1911

 

Peggy – Photograph – 1911

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Gabrielle Ray (Philco 3487 F)

Gabrielle Ray (Philco 3487 F)

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Picture Post Card Monthly – The New Gaiety Theatre – 1980

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The Gaiety Theatre

The Gaiety Theatre

 

The Gaiety Theatre before it was blitzed during the war.

Macqueen-Pope, W. (1949) “Gaiety – Theatre of Enchantment”, W. H.  Allen, London. (p 460)  

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The Gaiety Theatre c1900

Neither postcards are dated but I believe that the picture was taken in 1924 as Jose Collins performed at the Gaiety Theatre in “Our Nell”, a musical by Harold Fraser-Simpson and Ivor Novello between 16th April to June 1924 (IMDb)

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Gabrielle Ray (Philco 2065 D)

Gabrielle Ray (Philco 2065 D)

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Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 415 O)

 

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The Orchid (Tuck 2841)

Gabrielle Ray as "Thisbe" in "The Orchid" 1903 (Tuck 2841)

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Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 731 E)

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 731 E)

 

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 731 E)

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Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 731 E)

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 731 E) 1906

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