images of theatre and other popular entertainment
Saturday, 20 February 2010
remembering Patrick O'Connor (1950-2010)
a cabinet photograph of Kyrle Bellew (1855-1911), English actor and dramatist,
as Olivier in Laurence Irving's translation of Victorien Sardou's drama,
Robespierre, which was produced at the Lyceum Theatre, London, on 15 April 1899.
The distinguished cast was headed by Henry Irving as Maximilien Robespierre.
(photo: Lallie Garet-Charles, 1 Litchfield Road, London, 1899)
© John Culme, 2010