Prelude shows the years counting down from 1934 to the 1900s with a montage of watches seen behind. Commentator says we are going to meet a real old-fashioned juggling 'turn'. Titles read: "The GIRLS of our Youth!"
Location of events unknown.
Archive footage from around the 1900s shows...
Good shots of theatre audience and backstage scenes including actors and theatre staff.
Members of Dublin University act out a play as part of a pageant of early Irish Saints.
A novel revolving stage is demonstrated at a theatre.
Coverage of the traditional Passion Play put on every 10 years in Oberammergau.
Erikson the conjurer performs card tricks and slight of hand.
We are informed how a pack of cards relates to the yearly calendar.
Footage of the Oberammergau Passion play play being performed. Bavaria.
The Divine Sarah Bernhardt acts a scene from "Daniel" in her own indomitable style.