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Perchance To Dream

Deviser, Writer and Composer: Ivor Novello

Productions

London Hippodrome, 1945-1948

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London Hippodrome
1945-1948
Presented by Tom Arnold. Director: Jack Minster. Orchestrations: HArry Acres.
Choreography and Ensembles: Frank Staff. Decor: Joseph Carl.
Lighting: Stanley Earnshaw. Costumes designer: F. Dawson. Staging: William Newman.

Cast ~December 1946/January 1947
CharacterPlayed By
Act I - Regency 1818
MazelliDunstan Hart
Edgar PellEdgar Elmes
Ernestine FlavelleOlive Gilbert
Susan PellAnne Pinder
Sir Amyas WendellVictor Boggetti
Lord FailshamJames Milner
Lydia LyddingtonMuriel Barron
AlkenHarry Fergusson
Sir Graham RodneyBarry Sinclair
Lady Charlotte FayreZena Dare
MelindaRoma Beaumont
William FayreJohn Palmer
Bow Street RunnerHarry Ferguson
Act II - Victorian 1843
Lady Charlotte FayreZena Dare
Miss Alice ConnorsLilian Hutchins
VeronicaMuriel Barron
Valentine FayreBarry Sinclair
Mrs. BridportOlive Gilbert
Miss RoseAnne Pinder
The VicarDunstan Hart
MelanieRoma Beaumont
Amelia Bridport, Friend of MelaniePhyllis Thompson
Vivien Luton, Friend of MelanieLinda Howard
Lucy Luton, Friend of MelanieFrances Leak
Lavinia, Friend of MelanieRiccy Chisholm
Latitia, Friend of MelanieHilary De Chaville
Sophia, Friend of MelanieNoelle Rawson
Elizabeth, Friend of MelanieMena Verlaine
Caroline, Friend of MelaniePat Barry
Mr. WelbyLawrence Drewe
ThomasGordon Duttson
Modern 193- ?
BillJohn Palmer
MelodyRoma Beaumont
BayBarry Sinclair
IrisMuriel Barron
Dancers - Autumn LoversLawrence Drewe, Prudence James
Dancer - Winter QueenBeryl Morina
Ladies of the ChorusAnne Pinder, Rhode Sewell, Dolores Stuart, Jill Palmer, May Tomlinson, Joan Seabrook, Ruth Winship, Nesta Ross, Irene Leslie, Ruby Leyton, Lillian Hutchins, Mary Barlow, Jacqueline Le Geyt, Kathleen Holt, Joy Fayre, Evelyn Stevenson, Lilian Richies, Joan Samman, Phyllis Thompson, Riccy Chisholm, Linda Howard, Francis Leak, Noelie Rawson, Mena Verlaine, Betty Beevor, Mollye Barnes, Doreen Richards, Pat Barry, Julie David, Joy Byrd, Nancy Hurst, Extelle Balotine, Prudence James, Hilary de Chaville, Elizabeth de Lisle, Dorothy Cooper
Gentlemen of the ChorusHarry Fergusson, Gaston Thomas, Eric Sutherlan, Jack Davide, Lewis Ogden, Francis Stanislaw, Bobby Randall, Ronnie Taylor, James Hayden, Dennis Howard, Glenwood Blake, Rex Baines

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