Pantomime Animals

Arthur Conquest as Priscilla the Cow

Jack and the Beanstalk - Drury Lane 1910-1911

Arthur Conquest comes from a long line of Animals- Born 1875-1945. Son of Theatrical family-George his father was theatre manager and had excelled in skin parts - monkey, octopus, even a porcupine were among his roles. Of his three sons, Arthur specialised in skin parts, his finest role being Daphne the Chimpanzee. His Brother Fred found fame as Goose in Mother Goose and brother George as Dame. Fred and George took over the running of the Surrey Theatre when their father died. 

See picture of Arthur Conquest inside skin

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