Author: Robert

Robert is an actor, musician and theatre historian
November 28, 2020

Remembered Musicals: “Nippy” (1930)

I recently discovered a Twitter account called Lottie’s Diary quoting from a rediscovered diary of a North London chorus girl, Lottie Fisher, who performed in successful, but now largely forgotten, musical comedy, Nippy. There’s a podcast of the diary itself and it’s a fascinating glimpse into the glamour of 1930s theatrical life. I’d not heard of Nippy, so thought I’d have a look at the show […]