Gaiety Theatre, Manchester

Connections

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Performance of text Elizabeth Baker
EB 's realist family drama The Price of Thomas Scott opened at Annie Horniman 's Gaiety Theatre in Manchester.
Nicoll, Allardyce. English Drama, 1900-1930. Cambridge University Press, 1973.
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Baker, Elizabeth. The Price of Thomas Scott. Sidgwick and Jackson, 1913.
prelims
Performance of text Githa Sowerby
GS 's second full-length play, A Man and Some Women, premiered at the Gaiety Theatre in Manchester.
Nicoll, Allardyce. English Drama, 1900-1930. Cambridge University Press, 1973.
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Author summary Elizabeth Baker
Elizabeth Baker 's drama often deals with feminist and economic issues facing struggling middle-class families. Her casts of characters include feisty, independent young women seeking emancipation and sympathetic men burdened with supporting a family on...

Timeline

7 September 1908
English theatre patron Annie Horniman founded the Manchester Repertory Company , which began its first season at the renovated Gaiety Theatre , Manchester.