Audrey Carlyon photographed by Bassano, London, 23 October 1918

August 10, 2013

Audrey Carlyon (active 1917-1927), English dancer, ‘READY FOR THE PANTOMIME … one of Miss [Euphan] Maclaren‘s numerous pupils who are appearing in pantomime.’
(photo: Bassano, London, 23 October 1918)

‘Audrey Carlyon and Others.
‘After two year’s training with Miss Euphan Maclaren, Audrey Carlyon, a charming photograph of whom appears on our front cover, is taking a part originalted by Miss Maclaren and herself at the Crystal Palace Theatre. She will be partnered by Violet Curtis.
(The Dancing Times, London, January 1919, p. 135a)

The pantomime in which Audrey Carlyon appeared during the Christmas season of 1918/1919 was Jack and the Beanstalk, which opened at the Opera House, Southport, on 24 December before heading off on tour to York, Darlington and other United Kingdom cities. Fred Frampton headed the cast, which also included Violet Curtis.


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