Welshpool in the Beginning

Other names

  • A Pageant of Happenings in the Welshpool of Thirteen Centuries Back

Pageant type

Notes

Information drawn from 'Survey of Historical Pageants' undertaken by Mick Wallis; with thanks to Eva Bredsdorff of the Powysland Museum.

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Performances

Place: Unknown (Welshpool/Y Trallwng) (Welshpool/Y Trallwng, Montgomeryshire, Wales)

Year: 1936

Indoors/outdoors: Unknown

Number of performances: 1

Notes

30 July 1936

Name of pageant master and other named staff

  • Producer: Mrs E. Simpson Woolley
  • Producer: Miss Betty Morris

Names of executive committee or equivalent

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Names of script-writer(s) and other credited author(s)

  • Owen, Robert

Names of composers

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Numbers of performers

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Financial information

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Object of any funds raised

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Linked occasion

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Audience information

Prices of admission and seats: highest–lowest

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Associated events

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Pageant outline

Key historical figures mentioned

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Musical production

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Newspaper coverage of pageant

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Book of words

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A book of words was produced.

Other primary published materials

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References in secondary literature

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Archival holdings connected to pageant

  • Powysland Museum holds a copy of the book of words (30.7.1936)

Sources used in preparation of pageant

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Summary

This is an example of an interwar Welsh pageant. A copy of the book of words (not yet consulted) is held by the Powysland Museum.

Footnotes

How to cite this entry

Angela Bartie, Linda Fleming, Mark Freeman, Tom Hulme, Alex Hutton, Paul Readman, ‘Welshpool in the Beginning’, The Redress of the Past, http://www.historicalpageants.ac.uk/pageants/1608/