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5035 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Theatre and Live Entertainment'

Barbara Aird

Barbara Aird

Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kyra Alanova

Kyra Alanova

1902-1965
Dancer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Meggie Albanesi

Meggie Albanesi

1899-1923
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Fred Albert

Fred Albert

1844-1886
Music hall singer and songwriter
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sir Bronson James Albery

Sir Bronson James Albery

1881-1971
Theatre director
Sitter in 16 portraits
Sir Donald Arthur Rolleston Albery

Sir Donald Arthur Rolleston Albery

1914-1988
Chairman and Managing Director, The Wyndham Theatres, Donmar Productions and Piccadilly Theatre Ltd; Director, Anglia Television
Sitter in 7 portraits
Ian Bronson Albery

Ian Bronson Albery

1936-
Chief Executive of Sadler’s Wells, Peacock and Lilian Baylis Theatres
Sitter in 6 portraits
Jim Albery

Jim Albery

1838-1889
Playwright
Sitter in 1 portrait
Monsieur Albony

Monsieur Albony

active 1891
Actor and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Bob Alden

Bob Alden

active circa 1900-1925
Music hall entertainer; one of The Two Bobs
Sitter in 1 portrait
John Alderton

John Alderton

1940-
Actor
Sitter in 3 portraits
No individual image available for this person

Thomas Aldredge

1928-2011
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Richard Stoddard Aldrich

Richard Stoddard Aldrich

1902-1986
Theatre producer; lieutenant-commander USNR; husband of Gertrude Lawrence
Sitter in 2 portraits
Ira Aldridge

Ira Aldridge

1807-1867
Actor
Sitter in 4 portraits
Fyfe Alexander

Fyfe Alexander

active early 1900s
Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Georg Alexander

Georg Alexander

1888-1945
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir George Alexander (George Samson)

Sir George Alexander (George Samson)

1858-1918
Actor and theatre manager
Sitter in 60 portraits
Madame Olga Alexeeva

Madame Olga Alexeeva

Russian Dancer
Sitter in 7 portraits
(Brian Henry) John Alford

(Brian Henry) John Alford

1939-
Musician; member of The Allisons
Sitter in 1 portrait
Youly Algaroff

Youly Algaroff

1918-1995
Ballet dancer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charles Allan

Charles Allan

1852-1911
Actor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth Allan

Elizabeth Allan

1910-1990
Actress
Sitter in 4 portraits
Maud Allan

Maud Allan

1873-1956
Dancer
Sitter in 26 portraits
Abigail Mary Allen (née Naylor)

Abigail Mary Allen (née Naylor)

active 1807-1829
Housemaid; wife of James Allen (1787-1829)
Sitter in 1 portrait
Adrianne Allen (Adrianne Massey)

Adrianne Allen (Adrianne Massey)

1907-1993
Actress; second wife of Raymond Massey; daughter of John Allen
Sitter in 15 portraits
Dave Allen

Dave Allen

1936-2005
Comedian
Sitter in 1 portrait
James Allen

James Allen

1787-1829
Groom, labourer and female husband of Abigail Mary Allen (née Naylor)
Sitter in 1 portrait
Keith Allen

Keith Allen

1953-
Actor, comedian, songwriter and singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Kitty Allen

Kitty Allen

Actress
Sitter in 1 portrait
Mary Hope Allen

Mary Hope Allen

1898-2001
Journalist and Producer for BBC Radio, Drama and Features department
Sitter in 1 portrait
Tamba Allen

Tamba Allen

1941-
Actor
Sitter associated with 2 portraits
Sir Thomas Allen

Sir Thomas Allen

1944-
Opera singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Woody Allen

Woody Allen

1935-
Actor, writer and film director
Sitter in 1 portrait
No individual image available for this person

Lizzie Allen Harker (née Watson)

1863-1933
Novelist and playwright; wife of James Allen Harker
Sitter in 3 portraits
Edward Alleyn

Edward Alleyn

1566-1626
Actor and founder of Dulwich College
Sitter in 4 portraits
Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

Waheed Alli, Baron Alli

1964-
Television producer and politician
Sitter in 2 portraits
William Almack

William Almack

1741-1781
Founder of Almack's Ballroom
Sitter in 1 portrait
Magda Almo

Magda Almo

Actress and operetta singer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Carlton Alsop

Carlton Alsop

1900-1979
Radio producer
Sitter in 1 portrait
(Benjamin Baruch ('Bert')) Ambrose

(Benjamin Baruch ('Bert')) Ambrose

1896-1971
Violinist and bandleader
Sitter in 1 portrait

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