Garrick Theatre, London. "Joseph Coyne - how many remember him in "The Merry Widow?" In "Dédé", he returns to the Stage - and a Bootshop - and what a time the poor customer has!" M/S of two actors playing a scene in a shoe shop. One man pulls the other's boots off. He tries to force a new pair of...more
Short segment featuring the legendary actress Sarah Bernhardt.
Demonstration of how an actor uses make-up to transform himself into a villain.
The technique of glass portraiture is demonstrated - Mr Sparrow makes a portrait of Barbara Hoffe.
Women model Mantillas and Spanish traditional shawls.
Good shots of theatre audience and backstage scenes including actors and theatre staff.
Short section of material about a miniature pony.
Footage of Doris Keen and Ellen Terry.
Very cute footage of primary school children rehearsing for their nativity play.