"Miss Clarice Mayne returns to the Footlights and leads us a dance..." M/S of Clarice dancing in front of a chorus line.The girls wear some pretty outrageous outfits. C/U of Clarice. She holds her skirt up while she does a little dance. "Mrs Smith of Peckham" (A.W. Baskcombe) gets a bit confused on...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.