TOPS Musical Productions

TOPS Musical Productions

'Merrie England' - 1937

 

Pavilion Theatre

2nd - 6th February 1937

 

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Edwin Bryan  - Director


Vernon Read - Musical Director



Cast:

The Earl of Essex..................R Loughbrough

Sir Walter Raleigh.................Frank Lane

Walter Wilkins.......................Bruce Dewar

Silas Simkins.........................John Donabie

Long Tom..............................William Bradfield

Big Ben.................................W Sampson

The Queens Fool...................W Gutsell

A Butcher...............................H Ball

A Baker..................................A Gibson  Low

A Tinker..................................A Firmstone

A Tailor...................................K Prince

A Lord.....................................G Mellor

A Soldier.................................A Congdon

First Royal Page.....................David Madge

Second Royal Page................Thomas Lander

Queen Elizabeth....................Caroline Ashman

Bessie Throckmorton..............Selma Hore

Jill-All-Alone...........................Dorothy Cotton

The May Queen......................Yvonne Mudge

Marjorie...................................Maureen Pridham

Kate........................................A Batton

Lady in Waiting.......................Winnie Butterworth

Chorus Ladies:

D Butterworth, D Brooking, E Ball, M Fuller, W Hancock, Jeanne Hore, B Hastings, M March, M Martin, D Pitt, Judith Pitt, D Poulter, G Penwill, E Smith, F Smith, F Snelling, M Samples, C Stranger, D Sampson, Gwen Tubb, C Williams, M Williams, P Wakefield.

Chorus Gentlemen:

C Channon, A Congdon, F Cotton, Ken Holman, Harold King, C Newlan, H Pitt, W Pridham, W Stranger, G Taylor, T Tolchard.

Supernumeraries:

J Bradley, K Hamlyn, J Heale, L Heale, J Harris, G Knapman, W Lane, H Mohan, B Ouseman, R Pringle, R Tanner, R Watson.



(Above)Yvonne Mudge as the May Queen

(Below) Dorothy Cotton as Jill-All-Alone


(Above) Caroline Ashman as Queen Elizabeth.

(Below) Selma Hore as Bessie Throckmorton.


(Above) William Bradfield as Long Tom.

(Below) W Sampson as Big Ben.


(Above) R Loughbrough as the Earl of Essex.

(Below) Frank Lane as Sir Walter Raleigh


(Above) Bruce Dewar as Walter Wilkins.

(Below) John Donabie as Silas Simkins.



(Above L to R) W Sampson as Big Ben, A Batton as Kate, Yvonne Mudge as the May Queen, Maureen Pridham as Marjory and William Bradfield as Long Tom.

(Below L To R) Frank Lane as Walter Raleigh, Selma Hore as Bessie Throckmorton, Caroline Ashman as Queen Elizabeth, R Loughbrough as the Earl of Essex.

(Below L to R) A Firmstone as a Tinker, A Gibson Low as a Baker, K Prince as a Tailor and H Ball as a Butcher.

 

Hubert Hanbury Tracy - President 1937



R Reed - Chairman 1937

S Oliver - Secretary 1937

W Manley - Treasurer 1937

Committee 1937:

R Evans, Ernest Goss, C Green, W Gutsell, Ken Holman, Harold King, W Pridham.

 

 

 

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