Theatreland Memorabilia

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Hans Andersen

Music and Lyrics: Frank Loesser, based on the production of Samuel Goldwyn.
Book: Beverley Cross.

Productions

London Palladium, 1977 - 1978

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London Palladium
17th December 1977 - 25th February 1978
Director: Tommy Steele. Choreography: Irving Davies.
Scenic and Costume Design: Tim Goodchild. Musical Direction: Michael Reed.
Lighting: Eric Delzenne and Molly Friedel. Choral Direction: John McCarthy.

January 1978 ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
Hans AndersenTommy Steele
Schoolmaster MeislingBob Todd
Louise MeislingLila Kaye
Otto PedersenAnthony Valentine
Colonel GuldbergJohn Baskcomb
Max KlausGeoffrey Toone
Jenny LindSally Ann Howes
First DresserPatricia Hall
Second DresserValerie Bader
MidshipmanSimon Adams or Stephen James Dean
CoachmanDavid Vickers
CoachmanRichard Chandler
Major Domo
Standby for Tommy Steele
Geoffrey Saunders
King ChristianWallace Stephenson
QueenSandra Snook
The SwindlerGraham Tudor Phillips
Player KingHugh Spight
Player QueenMichelle Anne Hunt
DancersRoslyn Cole, Roy Durbin, Margaret Ede, Lynne Hayworth, Michele Anne Hunt, Dawn Macdonald, Richard Majewski, Graham Tudor Phillips, Shaune Powell, Jill Scorer, Nicky Shorn, Sandra Snook, Hugh Spight, Norman Walters, Gordon Yeats
SingersValerie Bader, Patricia Hall, Jan Hartley, Kerryn Henderson, Judith Jeffrey, Earl Robinson, Geoffrey Saunders, Wallace Stephenson, Geoffrey Thomas, David Wheldon-Williams
ChildrenSimon Adams, Rachel Biggs, Stephen James Dean, Colin Fawcett, Maria Gladwin, Christina Jackman, Jason May, Gaynor Morris, Jonathan Morris, Scott O;Steen, Bonnie Reid, Claudine Vyer, Tina Welch, Joanne Willocks
OrchestraLeader: Charles Meinardi. F. Adamson, P. Beaument, B. Bean, P. Bennett, J. Chadwick, J. Chester, C. Dean, Miss P. Dittmar, R. Gay, A. Gout, B. Graham, J. Hayward, Miss M. Hillier, D. Ihnatowicz, B. Jones, J. Lackland, S. Lishak, D. Lord, N. Price, G. Rattee, I. R. Trueman.

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