Marie Lohr (1890-1975)

February 14, 2009 by: admin

Marie Kaye Wouldes Lohr had a career spanning 73 years in the English theatre concurrently with a film career spanning 52 years in English films. She was born in Sydney, NSW, 28 July 1890 to Lewis J. Lohr, formerly treasurer of the Opera House, Melbourne, and his wife Kate (nee Bishop) who had been a child player with Ellen Terry at Bristol.

Lohr began her acting career in Sydney in 1894 at the age of three appearing twice with Charles Arnold in Captain Fritz at the Criterion (24 February – 16 March and 29 September – 1 October ) and Hans the boatman, The Criterion (17 March -7 April). Then in 1895 in The world against her at Her Majesty

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