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?'

The Lady Dandies – Theatre Programme – 1907

The Lady Dandies (The Merveilleuses) with Miss Evie Greene in the title role as “Lodoiska” and Miss Mable Russell in the role of “Egle” (which was previously performed by Miss Ray) was performed at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh for six nights from Monday 9th September 1907.

June 30, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, The Lady Dandies, The Merveilleuses, Theatre Programme, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Merry Widow – Theatre Advert – 1909

June 27, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, The Merry Widow, Theatre Adverts, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Giesen Bros. K 8)

Gabrielle Ray (Giesen Bros. K 8) 1906

June 24, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Giesen Bros., Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 4818 E)

June 23, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Rotary, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Gabrielle Ray (Rapid 2119)

Gabrielle Ray (Rapid 2119)

June 23, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Rapid, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Davidson Bros. 1133)

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 1346)

Gabrielle Ray (Davidson Bros. 1133)

June 20, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Davidson Bros., Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, J. Beagles, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

George Edwardes – “The Guv’nor”

George Edwardes - The Guv'nor

June 20, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Daly's Theatre, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lily Elsie as “Sonia” – The Merry Widow – 1908

Lily Elsie as "Sonia" - The Merry Widow - 1908

June 19, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Lily Elsie, Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Merry Widow Hat – Los Angeles Herald – 1908,

The Merry Widow Hat - Los Angeles Herald  March 22, 1908,

 

The Merry Widow Hat was made popular by Lucile, (Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon) who designed it for Lily Elsie its size was the source of much amusement and in many cases ridicule as can be seen in the article from the Los Angeles Herald, 22nd March 1908.

 

June 18, 2015 Posted by | Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , | 8 Comments

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 696 U)

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles G 696 U) 1905

Gabrielle Ray (J. Beagles 696 U)

June 18, 2015 Posted by | Actress, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, J. Beagles, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment