Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Gillot, Charles, 1906 - , Interviewee, Male,
Speaker: Lee, L., Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Recalls first day at school and becoming interested in theatre at Loughborough Grammar school. Describes how he became involved with the Little Theatre in Leicester during the 1920s, recalling Geoffry Mead and Moyra Heywood and how the Little Theatre started. Describes the first production, rehearsals, combining work and an interest in theatre. Recalls productions after the war and people involved.
Place of birth: Leicester
Education: Loughborough Grammar;
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 27/8/1986
Playing time: 1 hour
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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