The Babes in the Wood, Theatre Royal Edinburgh, Leith Walk
Mr. Beryl’s First Royal Pantomime, 85 – 86. Every Evening until Further Notice
The poster is from the Weir Collection of posters, playbills and photographs mainly of Edinburgh theatres in the late 19th century, and depicts two young children lost in a forest.
As well as posters, the collection contains scenes from plays and portraits of the leading actors and actresses. It also includes black-and-white photographs of characters from pantomimes.
The Weir Collection is held in the National Library of Scotland.