A Dan Leno Miscellany

Biography

The King’s Jester by Barry Anthony, published 2010 I.B Tauris & Co Ltd

Lectures

Barry Anthony, author of The King’s Jester, appears at The Society for Theatre Research’s lecture There Is Nothing Like A Dame The British Theatre Guide

Theatre

Tony Lidington plays Dan Leno – reviewed in The Stage

Fiction

Dan_Leno in Fulham Broadway by

Dan Leno and the Limehouse Golem by Peter Ackroyd – reviewed in The Independent

Museums

At the Victoria and Albert Museum

Dan Leno

Dan Leno Wikipedia

Peter Sellers

The optimist of Nine Elms Peter Sellers said he was receiving Leno’s advice on his performance from the beyond – Peter Sellers Wikipedia

A comic timeline:

Leno’s legacy stretches through into the present day …

Lee Mack – Les Dawson – Max Miller – Tommy Trinder – Charlie Chaplin – Dan Leno