Rahere: An Historical Pageant-play
Information drawn from 'Survey of Historical Pageants' undertaken by Mick Wallis; with thanks to R.M. Harvey, Guildhall Library, London.
Place: St Bartholomew the Great (West Smithfield) (West Smithfield, Middlesex, England)
Number of performances: n/a
The pageant was staged some time in 1931
Name of pageant master and other named staff
Names of executive committee or equivalent
Names of script-writer(s) and other credited author(s)
Names of composers
Numbers of performers
Object of any funds raised
Prices of admission and seats: highest–lowest
Key historical figures mentioned
Newspaper coverage of pageant
Book of words
Other primary published materials
References in secondary literature
Archival holdings connected to pageant
The Guildhall Library, London, holds a copy of the programme (Fo Pam 884).
Sources used in preparation of pageant
This was a small, indoor church pageant.
How to cite this entry
Angela Bartie, Linda Fleming, Mark Freeman, Tom Hulme, Alex Hutton, Paul Readman, ‘Rahere: An Historical Pageant-play’, The Redress of the Past, http://www.historicalpageants.ac.uk/pageants/1565/