Anon. (Perf.)Index Terms:
MISCELLANEOUS NOTES ON NOTTINGHAMSHIRE AND DERBYSHIRE FOLK DRAMA RECORDED BY PETER T. MILLINGTON: EASTWOOD Notts Christmas Play SK 4646
P.T.Millington Collection, Col. 30th Jan.1971
Brief note as follows:-
"Recorded on the 30th January 1971 from an unnamed informant at the 'Robin Hood,' Brinsley, Notts.
The informant, who was a former resident of Victoria Street in Eastwood, took part in a Guysers play in 1940, playing the part of Beelzebub. He remembered that they had blackened faces and that one of the other characters was a Doctor. Only two lines of the text were remember, and these were not noted."
Locations: Eastwood, Notts. (SK4646) Years: Perf. 1940; Col. 1971 Subjects: Christmas; Guysers; Play; Beelzebub; Doctor People: Peter Thomas Millington (Col.) Archives: Ref.: TD00355