Intermittently on the halls

On 9 February 2012 Anne Goulden gave this talk at the British Music Hall study group in London. It follows Lewis Davenport’s performing career from around 1900 to around 1930 and explains how he juggled his time between his magic business, music hall work, and other performances. On the way it provides an overview of the different types of variety entertainment during the period.

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Date 9 February 2012
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Acts The Davenports; Les Davenports; Forde and Forde; Davenport Duo and Wynne; Lewis Davenport; Doo and Dare; Theosopho
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Ref no N2316 Talk1