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Title: Aladdin
ID: 2003220_83581180
Theatre Theatre Royal, King Charles Croft
Year: 1913
Description: Tuesday, 23rd December, 1913 'and until further notice'.
'The largest and most expensive production ever staged at this theatre. An advance on last year's record success'.
Francis Laidler's fifth Leeds pantomine, 'Aladdin'.
Performances on the above date with 'special holiday matinees: Friday, December 26th, Saturday December, 27th, Monday, December 29th, Tuesday, December 30th, Thursday, January 1st, Saturday, January, 3rd'. 'Miss Clarice Mayne (England's premier principal boy) as Aladdin'.
Actors include: Miss Eileen Desmond, Will Nazado, John May, Harry Mills, Chris Yorke, Wilson Moore, Miss Clarice Mayne, Miss Susie Belmore, Miss Ethel Mayne, Miss Cecile De Banke, John E. Conan, Gilbert Rogers, Victor Crawford, Leonard Marshall, Jack Jewel, Ben Elton, Tom Elma, Reg. Bolton.

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