The Merry Widow 1996

Performed at Oakengates Theatre – 23rd-27th April, 1996

Cast and Crew

Cast List

Anna Helen Bryant

Danilo Eric Pover

Baron Zeta Ian Pickford

Valencienne Debbie Owen

Camille Roger Ashford

Njegus Kevin Read-Jones

St. Brioche David Leask

Cascada Andrew Murray

Kromov Steve Manley

Olga Sioned Roberts

Bogdanovitsch Andy Jones

Pritsch Andy Reed

Praskovia Kathy Dumbrill

Sylvia Rosemary Suggitt

Lo Lo Sara Wild

Do Do Stephanie Hood

Jou Jou Elizabeth Gunn

Frou Frou Jennie Elliot

Clo Clo Lynn Hunt

Margot Helen Pickford

Guests Phyllis Anderson Ken Benbow Ken Brookes Christopher Brown Norma Downing Wendy Freeman Sue Gough Brenda Guy Megan Harding Mike Harrison Brian Jones Christine King Marion Lowe Jo McMellon Carole Rutter Helen Slater Nigel Whyles Mary Young

Waiters Phil Brown Peter Cooper Alistair Craib Mark Law David Leask Andrew Murray Keith Roberts Yvonne Roberts Peggy Williams


Production Team

Director/Producer Sheila Hood

Choreographer Gina Snape

Asst. Choreographer Eric Pover

Musical Director Andy Slater

Accompanist Pam Pickford

Stage Manager Keith Roberts

Asst. Stage Manager John Brown

Stage Crew Derek Jones Mike Law Alistair Craib Jim Craib Phil Brown James Elliot Simon Tranter Peter Cooper Andrew Murray Rob Hughes Bernard Millard Nathan Titley Neville Peake Dave Griffiths Theresa Collins Ian Maxwell-Muller

Lighting Brian Eades

Sound Ray Newell

Stage Properties Peggy Williams assisted by Yvonne Roberts

Wardrobe Margaret Evans assisted by Pat Brown Val Davies Margaret Jones

Make-Up Ray Hindley Rob Talbot

Hair Norma Smith assisted by Sue Munslow

Calls Robin Cooper

Prompt Gill Read-Jones

Front of House Manager Heather Jones assisted by Members & Friends of the Society

Ticket Secretary Carole Rutter

Sponsorship Ian Pickford Brian Roberts

Programme Nigel Whyles

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