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Saturday Night Fever

Based on the Paramount/RSO Picture. Based on a story by Nik Cohn. Screenplay: Norman Wexler.
Stage Adapatation: Nan Knighton in collaboration with Arlene Phillips, Paul Nicholas & Robert Stigwood

Productions

London Palladium, 1998 - ?
Apollo Victoria Theatre, 2004 - 2006
UK Tour, ~2005

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London Palladium
First performance: 21st April 1998
Last performance: After March 1999
Director & Choreographer: Arlene Philipps. Scenic Designer: Robin Wagner.
Costume Designer: Andy Edwards. Lighting Designer: Adnrew Bridge.
Musical Supervision: Phil Edwards. Sound: Mick Potter.
Orchestrations: Nigel Wright. Dance & Vocal Arrangements: Phil Edwards.

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Cast Lists
Original Cast
March 1999

Original Cast
CharacterPlayed By
UnknownAdam Garcia

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Cast as at March 1999
CharacterPlayed By
Tony ManeroBen Richards
Stephanie ManganoJoanne Farrell
AnnetteNina French
Bobby CMark McGee
Joey
Understudy (2nd) Tony Manero
Daryn Crosbie
Double J
Understudy (1st) Tony Manero, (1st) Bobby C
David Sellings
Gus
Understudy (2nd) Bobby C
Richard Woodford
MontyRichard Calkin
Frank ManeroJonathan Avery
Flo ManeroLucy Harris
Frank Junior
Understudy Monty
Corey Skaggs
GrandmaJill-Louise Hydes
LyndaClare Gladwin
Fusco
Understudy (1st) Frank Manero, (1st) Frank Junior
David Peyton-Bruhl
JayPeter Bishop
ChesterBenji Adeyemo
Mikey
Understudy Double J, (2nd) Gus
Paul Basleigh
CesarBernat
Becker
Understudy (1st) Fusco
Peter Bishop
Roberto
Understudy (3rd) Chester, (2nd) Cesar
Ben Campbell
Doreen
Understudy (2nd) Stephanie, (1st) Annette
Bekki Carpenter
Paul
Understudy (2nd) Jay/Becker, (2nd) Chester,
(1st) Cesar
John Clarke
Koby
Understudy (1st) Joey, (1st) Jay/Backer
Ross Dawes
Lolita
Understudy (2nd) Maria
Ijy De Luca
Marcie
Understudy (1st) Stephanie, (2nd) Annette
Zoë Ebsworth
Jeannie
Understudy (3rd) Maria
Miki Ferguson
DonnieNathan Gladwell
Brenda
Understudy (3rd) Annette
Clare Gladwin
Jorge
Understudy (3rd) Cesar
Jordi Guitart
LucilleLucy Harris
Lois
Understdy (1st) Flo/Lucille
Jill-Louise Hydes
MariaPili Lopez
Emilia
Understudy (1st) Shirley, (1st) Maria
Maria Lopiano
TitoAlec Mann
Nicole
Understudy (3rd) Shirley
Amy Mason
KennyCraig McDermott
AngelinaLucy Meggitt
ShirleySamantha Modeste
JuanitaRebecca Smart
Connie
Understudy (2nd) Flo/Lucille, (2nd) Shirley
Laura Jane Smith
Louis
Understudy (2nd) Joey, (1st) Gus
Gareth Walker
Disco DancerAmy Louise Campbell
Disco DancerJade Copeland
Disco DancerGillian Grueber
Disco Dancer
Understudy (1st) Chester
Mark Clement
Disco DancerVictoria Mollison
Disco Dancer
Understudy (2nd) Frank Manero, (2nd) Frank Junior,
(2nd) Fusco, (3rd) Jay/Becker
Mark Pettitt
The Band
Musical DirectorMartyn Axe
KeyboardsKelvin Thomson
Keyboards/Assistant MDJohn Smith
KeyboardsKennedy Aitchison
Bass GuitarPhil Mulford
GuitarAndy Taylor
GuitarSteve Topping
DrumsAndy McGlasson
PercussionJulian Fairbank
PercussionNigel Charman
Tenor Sax/Flute/
Piccolo/Clarinet
Bob McKay
Alto Sax/Baritone Sax/
Flute
John Pinter
HornSimon Morgan
TrumpetMike Lovatt
TrumpetDaniel Marsden
TrombonePete Beachill
Bass TromboneRichard Edwards

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Apollo Victoria Theatre
First performance: 2nd July 2004
Last performance: 18th February 2006
Director and Choreographer: Arlene Phillips. Associate Director and Associate Choreographer: Karen Bruce.
Costume Designer/Original Set Designer: David Shields. Design Consultant: Eamon D'Arcy.
Lighting Designer: Gavan Swift. Sound Designer: Mick Potter.
Orchestrations: Nigel Wright. Musical Director: Chris Newton.
Musical Supervisor/Dance and Vocal Arrangements: Phil Edwards.
Original Costume Designer: Andy Edwards, Cistumer Supervisor: Jackie Galloway.

Progamme Ed.6 cast
CharacterPlayed By
Tony ManeroSean Mulligan
AnnetteRachael Wooding
StephanieSuzy Bastone
Bobby C
Understudy Tony Manero (3rd)
Alex Jessop
MontySteve Serun
Gus
Understudy Bobby C (2nd)
Tim Newman
Joey
Understudy Tony Manero (1st)
Julian Essex Spurrier
Double J
Understudy Tony Manero (2nd)
Oliver Tydman
Fusco/Frank ManeroMark Faith
Frank Jnr/Jay/Becker
Understudy Monty (1st), Fusco/Frank Maner (1st)
Garry Lake
Flo Manero/LucilleChristina Thornton
Cesar
Understudy Double J (2nd)
Rory Locke
MariaLucy Banfield
Chester
Understudy Monty (2nd)
Matthew J Henry
ShirleyArielle Campbell
Connie
Understudy Stephanie (1st)
Haley Flaherty
Doreen
Understudy Stephanie (2nd), Annette (1st)
Alana Phillips
Lou
Understudy Bobby C (1st), Gus (2nd)
Nick Hayes
Dino
Understudy Joey (2nd), Gus (1st), Frank Jnr/Jay/Beck (2nd), Cesar (1st)
Richard Jones
Sal
Understudy Joey (3rd), DOuble J (1st), Frank Jnr/Jay/Beck (1st)
Gary Adam Watson
Rosalie
Understudy Stephanie (3rd)
Katy Jo Howman
Gina
Understudy Shirley (2nd)
Sheryl Lafferty
Sophia
Understudy Annette (2nd)
Sarah Landy
Donna
Understudy Maria (3rd), Shirley (3rd)
Lynsey Platts
Linda/PattiKimmi Richards
Dance Captain/Swing
Understudy Flo/Lucille (2nd), Maria (1st)
Ijy de Luca
Swing
Understudy Joey (1st), Cesar (3rd), Chester (1st)
Luke Alleva
Swing
Understudy Cesar (2nd), Chester (2nd)
Cary Chennel
Swing
Understudy Double J (3rd), Gus (3rd), Fusco/Frank Maner (2nd), Chester (3rd)
Anthony Cranwell
Swing
Understudy Marai (2nd)
Sandra Bersanelli
Swing
Understudy Flo/Lucille (1st), Shirley (1st)
Sarah Cortez
Band
Musical DirectorChris Newton
Keyboards/Dep. ConductorSimon Heeley
Keyboards/2nd Dep. ConductorPete Whinnett
Bass GuitarPhil Mulford
GuitarsVic Saville
DrumsTim Goodyer
TrumpetJohn Barclay
TromboneRoger Williams
Saxophones/FluteDave Bishop

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