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Principal Boys

Miss Carrie Moore

Discovered at the age of fourteen, she first appeared in Pantomime in Melbourne, in 1896. At seventeen she was Prima Donna of the Australian Royal Comic-Opera Company. Brought to London by George Edwards in 1903. She played Principal boy to Billy Burke's girl in Pantomime in London, and had great successes in Musical Comedy here. She frequently traveled from Australia to Great Britain in time to appear in Pantomimes, and played her last roles in 1917.

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