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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Catherine Hollingworth (1904 - 1999)

Picture of the Palque

Location : 31 King Street

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Catherine Hollingworth : Speech Therapist and Child Drama Pioneer. Born in Brechin and educated at the Royal Academy of Music she became Aberdeen's first teacher of speech in 1941. In 1942 she created the Abredeen Children's Theatre which attracted international recognition for its pioneering work in the field of child drama.

Sponsor : This plaque is sponsored by a group of her colleagues, friends and ex-pupils.