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?'

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot E1263)

October 26, 2019 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Merry Widow (Aristophot E 1461)

The Merry Widow (J. Beagles 733 R)

October 20, 2019 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Autograph, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot F. 29)

August 31, 2019 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot E.1414)

Gabrielle Ray (H. Vertigen & Co. 6281-1)

July 30, 2019 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vera Neville – The Merry Widow – The Globe and Traveller – Friday 7th August 1908

 

DALY’S THEATRE.

TONIGHT, at 5.15, THE MERRY WIDOW. Messrs. Talleur Andrews, Lennox Pawle, Fred Kaye, Leslie Holland, Ralph Roberts, Foster, O’Connor, Joseph Coyne and George Graves; Mesdames Alma Griffiths, Vera Neville, Glyn, LeGrand, Hobson, Desmond, Lindsey, Welch, and Lily Elsie.

The Globe – Friday 7th August 1908

 

Peter Graves (1911-1994) began his career in Ivor Novello musicals, where he met his wife Vanessa Lee (1920-1992).

In a Gazette interview, Peter Graves said his mother, Vera Neville understudied Gabrielle Ray as Frou Frou in the original 1907 London version of the musical.

Vera Neville

Peter Graves (8th Lord Graves, Baron of Gravesend)

 

 

November 22, 2018 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Lily Elsie, Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot AE 6479)

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot E 2058)

May 13, 2018 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Picture Postcard Monthly – July 2017

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot E.1590)

October 17, 2017 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Snow Scene (Aristophot E 1795)

Snow Scene (Aristophot E 1795) – Christmas card

June 17, 2017 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Snow Scene, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gabrielle Ray (Aristophot AE 1243)

May 13, 2017 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Merry Widow (Aristophot E.1413)

The Merry Widow (Aristophot E.1956)

August 26, 2016 Posted by | Actress, Aristophot, Autograph, Deltiology, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, The Merry Widow, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment