Lena Ashwell (1872-1957)

Lena Ashwell  (1872-1957)

THE GOLDEN AGE OF THEATRE (1880-1920) Lena Ashwell (whose real name was Lena Margaret Pocock) was born on 28th September 1872 on board the ship Wellesey in the River Tyne, England. She was raised and educated in Canada. Later, deciding to pursue a singing career, she studied music at Lausanne in Switzerland and at the […]