19 October 2023 / News

New George Leybourne biography by Christopher Beeching

The second volume of Christopher Beeching’s  biography of George Leybourne, iconic music hall star, will be published in December 2023.


Christopher will be performing Leybourne’s songs at the Society for Theatre Research Christmas event on December 5th.


There are 2 ways to get your copy:

In person collection:  Pre-orders for copies to be collected at the Society for Theatre Research event on 5th December 2023 MUST be made by 5th November to ensure that Lightening Source get them there in time. Orders should be made by emailing:  when all the details will be sent by return.

By post:  Any order made after 5th November should also be made via  The books would also be pre-paid and then sent direct from the printer.