Theatreland Memorabilia

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Hello, Dolly!

Book: Michael Stewart. Music and Lyrics: Jerry Herman.
Based on play by Thornton Wilder

Productions

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1965 - ?
Palace Theatre Manchester, 1967
Royal Spa Centre, 1996

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
First performance: Thursday 2nd December 1965
Last performance: After March 1967
Directer and Choreographer: Gower Champion. Settings Designer: Oliver Smith.
Costumes: Freddy Wittop. Lighting: Joe Davies.

Cast as in March 1967 (3/67) programme
CharacterPlayed By
Mrs. Dolly Gallagher LeviDora Bryan
ErnestinaOlwen Griffiths
Ambrose KemperPeter Dixon
Horse/DancerPenny Everton
Horse/DancerVenetia Fernandez
Horace VandergelderBernard Spear
ErmengardeSonya Petrie
Cornelius HacklGordon Clyde
Barnaby TuckerBilly Boyle
Irene MolloyJill Martin
Minnie FaySylvia Tysick
Mrs. RoseBetty Winsett
RudolphRichard Avon
JudgeVernon Rees
Court ClerkAlan Page
DancerAnnie Bee
DancerKay Frazer
DancerJackie Gentle
DancerLoraine Hart
DancerAlex Jelec
DancerCarole Naylor
DancerMargaret Vickers
DancerBarry Collins
DancerRaymond Dalziel
DancerBill Drysdale
DancerNorman Furber
DancerKeith Galloway
DancerVince Logan
DancerRoy Pannell
DancerRichard Morris
DancerWilliam Perrie
DancerKen Robson
DancerJeffrey Taylor
DancerTrevor Willis
DancerGordon Yeats
SingerYvonne Chaplin
SingerJill Donohue
SingerGloria Farndell
SingerMary Murphy
SingerLorraine Smith
SingerBetty Winsett
SingerMichael Bretton
SingerFranklin Fox
SingerTed Gilbert
SingerAlan Page
SingerGordon Traynor
Dance CaptainVince Logan

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Palace Theatre, Manchester
Wednesday 1st November - Saturday 16th December 1967
David Merrick's production. Director and Choreographer: Gower Champion.
Assistant to the Director: Lucia Victor. Dance Assistant: Lowell Purvis.
Settings Designer: Oliver Smith. Costumes: Freddy Wittop.
Dance and Incidental Music Arrangements: Peter Howard. Orchestration: Philip J. Lang.
Musical Direction: Jan Cervenka. Lighting: Joe Davis.

CharacterPlayed By
Mrs. Dolly Gallagher LeviDora Bryan
ErnestinaLinda Roberts
Ambrose KemperPeter Daly
HorseSusan Toogood, Jane Warby
Horace VandergelderJohn Blythe
ErmengardeJuel Morrell
Cornelius HacklDavid Morton
Barnaby TuckerRoss Huntly
Irene MolloyEleanor McCready
Minnie FayLinda Bywaters
Mrs. RoseBetty Winsett
RudolphRichard Avon
JudgeGerald Deacon
Court CLerkTed Gilbert
DancerDolores Bourne
DancerPenny Everton
DancerTina Harris
DancerAnnette Holt
DancerLinda Jolliff
DancerSusan Toogood
DancerJane Warby
DancerMiranda Willis
DancerJac Bekker
DancerBarry Collins
DancerAlexander Curry
DancerClive Harris
DancerChristopher Molloy
DancerRichard Morris
DancerHarry Murray
DancerPeter Newton
DancerRicky Price
DancerMichael Reardon
DancerAlan Stone
DancerJimmy Webster
DancerTrevor Willis
SingerSheila Donaldson
SingerJill Donohue
SingerJean Hulme
SingerShirley Rayner
SingerBetty Winsett
SingerDesmond Farmer
SingerMichael George
SingerTed Gilbert
SingerAndrew Mulligan
Dance CaptainBarry Collins

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Royal Spa Centre, Royal Lemington Spa
25th - 30th March 1996
Leamington & Warwick Operatic Society
Director: Stephen Duckham. Musical Director: James Suckling.
Choreographer: Wendy McClay.

CharacterPlayed By
Dolly Gallagher LeviVicki Hollings
Horace VandergelderTony Holdstock
Irene MolloyDawn Suckling
Minnie FayKate Squires
Cornelius HacklDarren Love
Barnaby TuckerDes McCann
Ambrose KemperMark Flint
ErmengardeVicki Garlick
ErnestinaWendy Morris
Mrs RosePat Montgomery
RudolphAndrew Wilson-Jenner
JudgeReg Cox
Townspeople of New YorkDebbie Behan, Anne Chisholm, Sally Collier, Kathy Deeth, Denise Dorrian, Sylvia Garlick, Sam Gilkes, Jane Gray, Rachel Haynes, Caroline Hazel, Sarah Midgley, Mary Stephens, June Sutherland, Amy Taylor, Hazel Wallsgrove, Margaret Wilcox, Marion Wood, Ros Wood, Maureen Yurkwich.
Graham Beaty, Rob Butcher, Tim Collier, Phil Courtney, Paul Haigh, Dean Kelly, Martin Key, Edward Leaf, Greg Maguire, Stephen Montgomery, Rex Moore, Michael Smith, Jack C. Walker, Mike Yurkwich.

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