An archive of Dr. Tony Lidington (a.k.a Uncle Tacko!)’s extensive collection of photographs, postcards, posters and programme relating to Will Catlin’s pierrot troupes in Scarborough, Withernsea, Llandudno, Colwyn Bay, Great Yarmouth, Saltburn, Whitley Bay; Will in Drag; Posters and Programmes; Individual Pierrots and Stars of their day.

Please note that this page is still under construction.

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Catlin’s Posters & Programmes

Images of Will Catlin

Will Catlin in drag

 

Catlin's Troupe 1902
Catlin's Troupe, 1902
Catlin's Pierrots 1906
Catlin's Pierrots 1906
Arcadia - Catlin's Follies
Arcadia - Catlin's Follies
Catlin's Charabanc
Catlin's Charabanc

Catlin’s Posters & Programmes

Posters

Catlin-Follies-Poster-1952
Catlin Follies Poster 1952
A-rare-poster-for-Catlin's-circa-1908
A-rare-poster-for-Catlin's-circa-1908
Tea-Time-Tomorrow
Tea-Time-Tomorrow
Rare-pierrot-bill-poster-circa-1911
Rare-pierrot-bill-poster-circa-1911

Catlin’s Llandudno Programmes

Magpie Masquerade Pier Pavilion Llandudno
Magpie Masquerade Pier Pavilion Llandudno
Catlin's Showtime Llandudno 1968
Catlin's Showtime, Llandudno, 1968
Catlin's Arcadia Llandudno programme Pierrot 1961
Catlin's Arcadia Llandudno programme, Pierrot 1961
Catlin Follies Arcadia Llandudno, programme No.5
Catlin Follies Arcadia Llandudno, programme No.5
Catlin Follies Arcadia Llandudno, programme No.4
Catlin Follies Arcadia Llandudno, programme No.4
Catlin Follies Arcadia Theatre Llandudno programme
Catlin Follies Arcadia Theatre Llandudno, programme

Catlin’s Royal Pierrots Programmes

Catlin's Royal Pierrots Programme, Scarborough
Catlin's Royal Pierrots Programme, Scarborough
Catlin's Royal Pierrots Programme, 1929, Scarborough
Catlin's Royal Pierrots Programme, 1929, Scarborough
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Montgomery Hall, Sheffield
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Montgomery Hall, Sheffield
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Great Yarmouth, 1914
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Great Yarmouth, 1914
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Biggleswade, 1903
Catlin's Royal Pierrots programme, Biggleswade, 1903

Images of Will Catlin

Will Catlin standing posed with straw-boater
Will Catlin, standing, posed with straw-boater
Will Catlin at Llandudno, older in suit
Will Catlin at Llandudno, older in suit
Will Catlin in dark pierrot costume posed on pillar
Will Catlin, in dark pierrot costume, posed on pillar
Will Catlin as a young man
Will Catlin as a young man
Will Catlin studio photo seated hands on knees
Will Catlin, studio photo seated, hands on knees
Will Catlin profile portrait
Will Catlin, profile portrait
Will Catilin portrait "Proprietor Catlin's Royal Pierrots"
Will Catilin portrait ,"Proprietor Catlin's Royal Pierrots"
Will Catlin in dark pierrot costume perched on bench
Will Catlin, in dark pierrot costume perched on bench
Will Catlin seated with cigar
Will Catlin, seated with cigar
Will Catlin as a pierrot in white costume
Will Catlin as a pierrot in white costume
Will Catlin dark with hat
Will Catlin, dark background, with hat
Will Catlin headshot with pierrot hat and ruff
Will Catlin headshot, with pierrot hat and ruff
Will Catlin as Minstrel
Will Catlin as Minstrel
Will Catlin pierrot leaning on white fence
Will Catlin, as pierrot leaning on white fence
Will Catlin as pierrot behind lecturn
Will Catlin, as pierrot behind lecturn

Will Catlin in drag

Will Catlin in drag with flower
Will Catlin in drag with flower
Will Catlin in drag Japenese woman with tea
Will Catlin, in drag as Japenese woman with tea
Will Catlin in drag, feathered hat
Will Catlin in drag, feathered hat
Will Catlin in drag as a bride
Will Catlin in drag as a bride
Will Catlin in drag
Will Catlin in drag
Will Catlin in drag as Japanese woman
Will Catlin in drag as Japanese woman
Will Catlin in drag Japanese with fan
Will Catlin in drag, Japanese with fan