P.J.Stevenson Collection (1975, G.E.Hunt)
Mrs. G. Elizabeth Hunt (Inf.)
[Christmas Guisers' Play from Riddings, Derbys.]
Com. 7th Dec.1975
Letter about a "Guisering" play performed by the informant's father in
Riddings, Derbys., at about the turn of the Century. It was performed at
Christmas by actors called Guisers. Fragments of text are included. The
characters included; a first man, Be-elzebub, Sir George, the wounded man's
father, and a Doctor.
Riddings, Derbys. (SK4252)
Perf. about 1900; Com. 1975
Text Fragments; First Man; Sir George; Be-elzebub; Doctor; Christmas; Guisers; Guisering; Play
Peter J. Stevenson (Col.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00393
Last Updated Nov 1987 by Peter Millington.