Theatreland Memorabilia

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Dear Octopus

Author: Dodie Smith

Productions

Queen's Theatre, 1938
York Theatre Royal, 1975

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Queen's Theatre
September 1938

CharacterPlayed By
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York Theatre Royal
Wednesday 3rd - Saturday 20th September 1975
Production by Richard Digby Day. Scenery: Jenny Beaven.
Costumes: Jenny Beaven and Daria Coggins. EL's costumes made by Wendy Harrison.

CharacterPlayed By
Charles RandolphDonald Pelmear
Dora RandolphEvelyn Laye
EdnaDiane Holland
HughHywel David
LaurelSusan Edmonstone
Belle Schlessinger, Charles' Sister-in-LawJoan Heal
MargeryJean Lockhart
KennethPeter Cochran
Gwen (Flouncy)Vanessa Armstrong
William (Bill)Jonathan Blakeborough
HildaJoy Ring
CynthiaEdith Macarthur
NicholasBrain Carroll
Kathleen (Scrap)Janie Ells-Dent
Grace Fenning, Dora's CompanionPerlita Neilson
Nanny PatchingMadoline Thomas
Gertrude, a parlourmaidPeta Masters

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