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 – The Cannock Chase Courier – Saturday 13th March 1909

Miss Gabrielle Ray tells of a certain stage carpenter who one day approached his manager for an increase in wages. “Why,” said the manager. “I don’t quite see my way to giving you a rise. You have nothing much to do. Half the time you are merely standing in the wings listening to the play.” “Yes, sir.” replied the carpenter with a wry face as be turned to more away, “that’s just it.”


The Cannock Chase Courier – Saturday 13th March 1909

June 28, 2020 Posted by | Actress, Biography, Gabrielle Ray, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Outside The Gaiety Stage Door (Tuck 1772)

Outside the Gaiety Stage Door (Tuck 1772)

October 16, 2015 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, The Gaiety Theatre, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment