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    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Oxford, Oxfordshire. Preparations are under way for a traditional Christmas Pantomime.

    MS Actress having her dress pinned up by a costume designer. Other costumes being produced.

    MS The children troupe receiving instructions from Miss Kirkwright, the dancing mistress and Bertram Montague.

    CU of models for set design.

    VS of rehearsals - both acting and singing.

    More shots of costume being made and tried on. More dancing and rehearsals. We then get to see the full stage set - a pantomime castle.

    MS Jill Manners, presumably the principal boy, the panto Dame, and other members of the cast show their costumes to Bertram Montague.

    More shots of the sets being changed - good theatre stuff.

    VS of Child actors being given instruction.

    (Cuts from 46/100)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:01:00 / 01:13:55:00
    UN 1664 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1664 A
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    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    Oxford Pantomime
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Here we see cuts and/or unused material from clip 1416.28.

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