Pageants 3

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  1. Brighton Pageant 1951
    The 1951 Festival of Britain saw something of a revival of historical pageantry in a world in which it appeared increasingly outmoded when competing with cinema, theatre and—most of all—television....

  2. St Mary’s School, A Pageant of 100 Years
    Commemorating an anniversary or milestone in a school’s history through a pageant was relatively common. Notable examples included the Pageant of Harrow (1923), Hull Grammar School (1936 and 1979),...

  3. Grand Pageant of Brighton
    There is very little information about this major pageant. It was staged by Patrick Kirwan, who staged major pageants during the 1920s at Harlech (1920), Arundel (1923), Wimbledon (1925), and Bexhi...