Footlight Fairies

Theatre critic Susannah Clapp tells the story of Millicent Fawcett, the indomitable reformer who campaigned to remove children from the 19th century stage, and investigates the Victorian obsession with the juveniles who played everything from fairies to oyster ghosts.

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20090316 BT=0230 (BBC7) The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th century stage.
20071230 (BBC7)
20140621 (BBC7)
The story of 19th-century reformer Millicent Fawcett, who campaigned to remove children from the stage. With Susannah Clapp.
20170919 (BBC7)The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th-century stage.
20101020 (BBC7)The story of reformer Millicent Fawcett, who campaigned to remove children from the 19th-Century stage. With Susannah Clapp.

The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th century stage.

20111107 (BBC7)The story of reformer Millicent Fawcett, who campaigned to remove children from the 19th-Century stage. With Susannah Clapp.

The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th century stage.

20101020 (BBC7)The story of reformer Millicent Fawcett, who campaigned to remove children from the 19th-Century stage.

With Susannah Clapp.

The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th century stage.

20111107 (BBC7)The story of reformer Millicent Fawcett, who campaigned to remove children from the 19th-Century stage.

With Susannah Clapp.

The story of Millicent Fawcett, who pushed to remove children from the 19th century stage.

20070305 (BBC7)Theatre critic Susannah Clapp tells the story of the reformer who campaigned to remove children from the 19th century stage.
20071230 (BBC7)Theatre critic Susannah Clapp tells the story of the reformer who campaigned to remove children from the 19th century stage.
20071231 BT=0230 (BBC7)Theatre critic Susannah Clapp tells the story of the reformer who campaigned to remove children from the 19th century stage.
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20070305 (BBC7)
20071230 (BBC7)
20071231 (BBC7)
20090315 (BBC7)
20090316 (BBC7)
20050110Theatre critic Susannah Clapp tells the story of Millicent Fawcett, the indomitable reformer who campaigned to remove children from the 19th century stage, and investigates the Victorian obsession with the juveniles who played everything from fairies to oyster ghosts.

Millicent Fawcett....Millicent Fawcett

Rose....Anabel Barnston

Mrs Bear....Maggie Bourgein

The Houses of Parliament....Jon Glover

Millicent Fawcett.... Millicent Fawcett

Rose.... Anabel Barnston

Mrs Bear.... Maggie Bourgein

The Houses of Parliament.... Jon Glover