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?'

Babes in the Wood – The Bystander – Wednesday 24th December 1919

Miss Gabrielle Ray

To be principal girl in “Cinderella” at the Prince’s Theatre, Bradford

 The Bystander – Wednesday 24th December 1919

(The heading must have been an error as the pantomome to which The Bystander refered at the Prince’s Theatre, Bradford was “Babes in the Wood”

 

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Flying Colours

The London Hippodrome revue Flying Colours was produced on 16th September 1916 and ran for 203 performances until Saturday 13th January 1917.

Flying Colours – The Bystander – 4th October 1916

Flying Colours – The Bystander – 13th December 1916

Flying Colours – The The Times – Monday 8th January 1917

Flying Colours – The Times – Wednesday 10th January 1917

 

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The Dollar Princess – The Bystander – 1909

The Dollar Princess - The Bystander -  6th October 1909

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Gabrielle Ray – The Bystander -1905

Gabrielle Ray - The Bystander - 22 March 1905

 

Gabrielle Ray (Rotary 470 N)

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The Merry Widow – The Bystander – 1908

 

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A Little Ray of Sunshine – The Bystander – 1905

” She was a form of life and light,

      That, seen, became a part of sight;

            And rose, where’er I turn’d mine eye,

The Morning-star of Memory !

                                                  ” The Giaour”

                                                            Lord Byron (1813)

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Gabrielle Ray – The Bystander – 1908

 

Kimono

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Gabrielle Ray – The Bystander – 1907

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The Little Cherub – The Bystander – 1906

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Cherub – The Bystander – 1908

This image of Miss Ray as a Cherub, posted in “The Bystander” 13th May 1908 is advertising her then role as “Frou Frou” in “The Merry Widow” at Daly’s Theatre.

 

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