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Author Jackson, Vikki, 1954-

Title Flash Parade : a photo montage of a theatrical touring company / Vikki Jackson
Published Newcastle : Cambridge Scholars, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 89 pages) : illustrations
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; PROLOGUE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; OPENING CHORUS; PHOTOS FROM THE 1920'S TO THE 1960's OF THE VIC LOVING SHOW; OTHER SIDE OF THE FOOT LIGHTS
Summary Flash Parade was the name that the legendary Vic Loving gave to her touring company which travelled the length and breadth of Ireland and parts of England from the 1920's to the early 1960's. She was also known as the 'Sequin Queen' for lavishly made costumes used by her dancers and actors in her productions. It was unusual for a woman to run her own business never mind a large company of musicians- actors and dancers in a country that was going through some dark times ... but as those who re .
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Loving, Vic, 1890-1974 -- Pictorial works.
Loving, Vic, 1890-1974.
Actresses -- Ireland -- Biography.
Actresses -- Ireland -- Pictorial works.
Repertory theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Repertory theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.
Traveling theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.
Traveling theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 144381380X (paperback)
1443815713 (electronic bk.)
9781443813808 (paperback)
9781443815710 (electronic bk.)