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Glamorous Night

Devised, Written and Composed by Ivor Novello

Productions

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1935

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
1935
Producer: Leontine Sagan. Decor: Oliver Messel.
Lyrics: Christopher Hassall. Dances invented and arranged by Ralph Reader.
Orchestrations: Charles Prentice, Mus. Bac.

12th August ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
Mrs. AllenGwen Floyd
Mr. AllenHarvey Braban
Anthony AllenIvor Novello
PhyllisMuriel Barron
Lord RadioClifford Heatherley
Bertha Potman, Radio ArtistSylvia Robin
Clara Potman, Radio ArtistBettie Bucknelle
Lucas Teasdale, Radio ArtistSelwyn Morgan
Rosetta Spalding, Radio ArtistMarie Greenhouse
Dulcie Glasborough, a Film StarMuriel Barron
Lorenti, a TenorTrefor Jones
Phoebe, Militza's MaidMinnie Rayner
Militza HajosMary Ellis
King Stefan of KrasniaBarry Jones
Nico, a FootmanPeter Graves
Baron LydyeffLyn Harding
The Musical DirectorJohn Gatrell
The Aide De CampBlake Gifford
The Queen in the Operetta "Glamorous Night"Olive Gilbert
The Prince in the Operetta "Glamorous Night"Trefor Jones
The Princess in the Operetta "Glamorous Night"Mary Ellis
The PurserVictor Boggetti
Cleo Wllington, a StowawayElisabeth Welch
The Foreign GentlemanRudolf Brant
The Young OfficerJohn Gatrell
Miss WarrenOlwen Brookes
Miss PhillipsBeryl Norman
Ladies of the ChorusMaysie Andrews, Aline Avery, Eileen Baker, Gertrude Baxter, Sonia Brezinski, Bettie Bucknelle, Jeanette Carello, Dorothy Cooper, Joan Cope, Rita Dalgarno, Rosamund Dalton, Maysie Dean, Phyllis Edmundsen, Jenny Ellis, Cecile Forbes, Dorothy Fox, Neli Jones, Edith Juster, Majorie Lancaster, Joyce May, Molly MacColl, Stella Nelson, Eileen Penberthy, Pegi Rhys, Sylvia Robin, Ivy Sanders, Enid Settle, Barbara Silverius, Iris Wade, Ruth Winship
Female DancersJoan Brock, Mary Bromhall, Irene Busby, Marjorie Cormack, Peggy Fiske, Betina Frowde, Diana Glover, Pat Grey, Renee Guscott, Sadie Hawley, Gay Hickman, Alethea Jermaine, Ginger Hope, Monica Lamb, Muriel Lambton, Joan Larrington, Phyllis Neal, Marjorie Streeter Pain, Sylvia Pearman, Sheila Robertson, Sunny Russell, Betine Tomlin, Yvonne Vane, Bebe Verdi, Renee Veronica
Gentlemen of the ChorusGerald Aintree, David Bateman, Herbert Court, Robert Coomber, Robert Day, Edgar Elmes, Harry Fergusson, Harry Foster, David Garrie, Peter Graves, Blake Gifford, David Morgan, Selwyn Morgan, Roy Neilson, John Norris, Bertram Pain, Gordon Phelps, Douglas Robinson, Aubrey Rouse, Barry Sherwood, Reg Smith, Eric Sutherland, John Vernon, William Wallace
Male DancersGordon Craig, Peter Crawford, Patt Day, Hugh Fraser, Stanley Haig-Brown, Billy Holmes, Anthony Hunt, Edgar Kebbell, Edward King, Patrick McGrath, Neil O'Brien, Philip Roma, Leslie Valler
Chorus TrainerLeighton Lucas

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