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Plain And Fancy

Book: Joseph Steing and Will Glickman.
Lyrics: Arnold B. Horwitt. Music: Albert Hague.

Productions

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1956

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
First performance: Wednesday 25th January 1956
Director: Morton Da Costa. Assistant to Morton Da Costa: Ed Strum.
Creation of the Choreography and Staging of the Musical Numbers: Helen Tamaris.
Reproduced by: Phlip Nasta. Sets and Costumes Designer: Raoul Pene Dubois.
Orchestrations: Philip J. Lang. Vocal Arrangements: Crane Calder.
Musical Director: Reginald Burston.

Circa Feb/March 1956 ed. programme
CharacterPlayed By
Ruth WintersShirl Conway
Dan KingRichard Derr
A ManTerence Cooper
Another ManIvor Emmanuel
Katie YoderGrace O'Connor
Papa YoderMalcolm Keen
Isaac MillerBernard Spear
Emma MillerVirginia Somers
Ezra ReberReed de Rouen
Hilda MillerJoan Houvis
Peter ReberJack Dummond
RachelRita Varian
Samuel ZookHarry Naughton
Jacob YoderMichael Darbyshire
Samuel LappJoseph Sealy
Abner ZookTerence Cooper
Ike PilersheimBarrie Irwin
Moses ZookFrank Raynor
Abner ZookRobert Algar
BessieLeander Fedden
SarahRenee Fellowes
EstherBarbara Lewis
RebeccaOlive Lucius
MaryPatricia Mortimer
State TrooperIvor Emmanuel
SingersRenee Fellowes, Jenny Gaye, Dorina Gregory, Jane Hill, Olive Lucius, Barbara Lewis, Doreen Marlow, Jean Manning, Glen Mildren, Patricia Mortimer, Leonie Page, Sonia Peters.
Robert Algar, Trevor Anthony, Terence Cooper, Andrew Cole, Ivor Emmanuel, Edwin Hill, Gilbert Harrison, Colin Kemball, Roy Lees, Bernard Quinn, Frank Raynor, Mel Todd, Basil Yeo, Joseph Sealy
DancersAudrey Farriss (Principal Dancer), Patricia Berard, Sheila Cairne, Patricia Colbourne, Leander Fedden, Jacqueline Guise, Mary Levack, Joan Merritt, Ann Roberts, Wanda Sinclair (Scranton Sally), Joy Swanson.
Harry Naughton (Principal Dancer), Gilbert Brunet, James Dark, Paul Elsom, Seamus Gordon, Ross Howard, Barrie Irwin, Fred Owen, David Spurling, Brian Todd, ROger Tully, Charles Yates
ChildrenSylvia Denman, Hazel Mercer, Michael Craze, Kenneth Kinner

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