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Performances Gallery

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Choose from 83 pictures in our Performances collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Secular Games held in Rome Featured Print

Secular Games held in Rome

The Secular Games (Ludi Saeculares) are held in Rome to commemorate a 100-year span of Roman history. Despite their name, the Games were a religious celebration involving sacrifices and theatrical performances.

© Mary Evans Picture Library

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The Belle of New York, by C S McLellan Featured Print

The Belle of New York, by C S McLellan

The Belle of New York, a musical by C S McLellan, with music by Gustave Kerker. First produced in England at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, April 1898. The show played for 697 performances at the Shaftesbury, a record for an American musical in London, which stood for several decades. Amateur companies were still playing it in the 1950s. Date: 1890s

© The Michael Diamond Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library

Matinee in aid of the Concerts of the Front fund, Lady Diana Featured Print

Matinee in aid of the Concerts of the Front fund, Lady Diana

A group at Lena Ashwell's special matinee at the Lyric Theatre on 29 June 1917, in aid of the Concerts at the Front Fund. A number of society ladies took part and the scene depicted shows the Swinburne Ballet which was a special feature of the entertainment. In the centre is Lady Diana Manners, later Lady Duff Cooper. Numerous matinee performances such as this were organised and acted out by society ladies during the First World War. Date: 1917

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans