Principal Boys

Marie Loftus

A star of Music Hall, she frequently appeared as Principal Boy. First appeared in Glasgow in 1874, and in London in 1877. She was known as "The Sarah Berhardt of The Halls". She was in the all star Pantomime at Drury Lane, 1892 with Marie Lloyd, Dan Leno, Herbert Campbell, Little Tich and Mabel Love. The Mother of the actress Cissie  Loftus.

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