The Little Bit The Boys Admire - The Marie Lloyd Story

The Little Bit The Boys Admire - The Marie Lloyd Story

Broad Horizons Presents
Friday 7th October at 7.30pm

Adults £12, Concessions £10**


Ladies and gentlemen, Miss Marie Lloyd, that pulchritudinous personification of the Golden Age of Music Hall, invites you to an evening of entertainment excellence in the Euterpian and Terpsichorean Arts …....she'll sing and dance a bit, sir! Yes, Miss Marie Lloyd will tell the story of her astonishing and inspiring rise to become the Queen of British Entertainment.

With frequent assistance and general factual correction from that virtuoso of contrariwise confusion .... she dresses as a man, madam! - Miss Vesta Tilley, rival Super Star, trend setter and leader of fashion.

Two rule-breaking ladies, rivalry, intrigue and even a performers strike!

 A lifetime and more in an evening!

Guaranteed top drawer performances of those great songs, some in their entirety!

                             The Boy I Love Is up in the Gallery 
                             Don't Dilly Dally on the Way
                             I’m One Of The Ruins that Cromwell Knocked About
                             A Little of What You Fancy
                             When I Take My Morning Promenade
                             Burlington Bertie
                             From Marble Arch to Leicester Square

Take this unique opportunity to relive an era of Glory, Glitter and Gold.

Every performance by Miss Marie Lloyd is a Command Performance - by order of the British public! 


**Prices include a 50p per seat 'refurbishment' levy.

Blackfriars Theatre is run predominately by volunteers, we don't charge an admin fee and don't intend to. The full levy plus gift aid, if applicable, will create a special fund to help maintain and refurbish the towns precious traditional little Theatre. This fund will also allow us to seek 'match funding' opportunities to enhance your theatre experience.

Thank you for your support and understanding. We hope you Enjoy the Show and encourage others to Keep Theatre Live in Boston.



Blackfriars undoubtedly plays a very important role as Boston's centre for entertainment and the arts. It is home to two very successful local amateur dramatic and operatic groups, as well as hosting a varied program of professional stage productions.