Musical Hall and Variety in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Musical Hall and Variety

Arthur Lloyd

Music hall history site dedicated to performer and songwriter Arthur Lloyd containing biographies, interviews, songs, and theatre posters as well as the histories of lost theatres.

Brick Lane Music Hall

London theatre that offers shows including traditional music hall bills as well as freshly devised production shows.

British Music Hall Society

Aims to preserve the history of Music Hall and Variety, and recall the artistes who were part of that scene; includes details of membership, journal, and bi-monthly shows.

The Hiss & Boo Company

Specialise in music hall, variety, light entertainment and pantomimes at theatres throughout the UK.

Mark Sheridan

Dedicated to the life and times of this English music hall comedian and singer, who first performed "I do like to be beside the seaside" in 1909.

Max Miller

Provides information on Max Miller, the "cheeky chappie" music hall comedian of the 1930s, 40s and 50s.

Max Wall Society

Offers information about the life and works of performer and comedian Max Wall.

Music Hall Studies

A twice yearly journal devoted to research into music hall and the variety theatre. Includes subscription details and ordering of back issues.

The Royal Variety Performance

Official site of this annual show, including an extensive archive of more than 80 previous shows.

Scottish Music Hall and Variety Theatre Society

Formed to celebrate and preserve the memory of the glorious days of Scottish variety theatre; includes biographies of well-known performers, a guide to significant buildings, with details of membership and activities.

Victoria & Albert Museum: The Story of the Music Halls

Chornicles the history of British music halls, with images of items in the museum's collection.

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