Theatreland Memorabilia

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Palace Theatre, Manchester

Theatre in Manchester. Re-opened in March 1981.

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Wednesday 1st November - Saturday 16th December 1967Hello, Dolly!
Cast included: Dora Bryan
Saturday 23rd December 1967 - ?Cinderella
The London Palladium pantomime
Cast included: Des O'Connor (Buttons), Vince Hill (The Prince), Jack Douglas (The Baron), Freddie Sales & Joe Black (The Ugly Sisters), "Television's adorable elephant" Tanya
Monday 1st - Saturday 6th October 1984The Man
Author: Mel Dinelli. Director: Colin McIntyre
Cast included: Patricia Phoenix, Anthony Booth
Monday 8th - Friday 12th October 1984A Man For All Seasons (Robert Bolt) & Romeo And Juliet (Shakespeare)
Cast included: Edgar Wreford, Michael Robbins, Douglas Fielding
Saturday 13th October 1984The Magic of D'Oyly Carte
Cast included: Kenneth Sandford, Alistair Donkin, Geoffrey Shovelton, Gillian Knight, Lorraine Daniels, Vivian Tierney, Thomas Lawlor
Sunday 14th October 1984 (cancelled)The Comm...s (title covered by 'Cancelled' sign)
Tuesday 16th October 1984Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci
Opera North
Wednesday 17th October 1984Nabucco
Opera North
Thursday 18th October 1984Cavalleria Rusticana/I Pagliacci
Opera North
Friday 19th October 1984Johnny Strikes Up
Opera North
Saturday 20th October 1984Nabucco
Opera North
Monday 22nd - Thursday 25th October 1984The Nutcracker
London Festival Ballet
Friday 26th - Saturday 27th October 1984The Sanguine Fan/Don Quixote Pas de deux/Pulcinella/Etudes
30th October - 3rd November 1984The Way Of The World
Author: William Congreve. Director: William Gaskill. Chichester Festival Theatre production
Cast included: Maggie Smith, Joan Plowright, John Moffatt, James Grout, James Villiers, Sheila Allen, Margaret Whiting, Frank Barrie, Michael Jayston
6th November 1984Le Nozze Di Figaro
Glyndebourne Touring Opera
7th November 1984Cosi Fan Tutte
GTO
8th November 1984Le Nozze Di Figaro
GTO
9th November 1984Cosi Fan Tutte
GTO
10th November 1984Where The Wild Things Are/Higglety Pigglety Pop!
GTO
Monday 12th - Thursday 15th November 1984The Sleeping Beauty
Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet
Friday 16th - Saturday 17th November 1984Petrushka/The Dream/Facade
Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet
Monday 19th - Saturday 24th November 1984No No Nanette
Cast included: Noele Gordon, Josephine Blake, Jimmy Thompson, Jack Tripp
Monday 26th November - Saturday 1st December 1984She Stoops To Conquer
NT. Author: Oliver Goldsmith. Director:Giles Block
Cast included: Tom Baker, Hywel Bennett, Dora Bryan, Tony Haygarth, Kelly Hunter
Tuesday 4th - Saturday 8th December 1984The Rocky Horror Show
Library Theatre Company
15th December 1984 - 26th January 1985Aladdin
Director: Tudor Davies
Cast included: Su Pollard, Matthew Kelly (Wishee Washee), Derek Griffiths (Abanazar), Anneka Rice, Edmund Hockridge, Bob Carolgees, Ted Moult, Tommy Trinder
Monday 28th January - Saturday 2nd February 1985Under Milk Wood
The New Vic Theatre
Tuesday 5th - Saturday 9th February 1985Ballet Rambert, Programme 1 - Voices and Light Footsteps (RIchard Alston), Death and the Maiden (Robert North), Sergeant Early's Deam (Christopher Bruce). Programme 2 - world premiere of Dan Wagoner's new ballet, Wildlife (Richard Alston), Entre dos Aguas (Robert North)
Tuesday 12th March - Saturday 6th April 1985Seven Brides For Seven Brothers
Production: Michael Winter. Choreography: Stephanie Carter. Sets Designer: Bill Pinner. Costumes Designer: Hugh Durrant
30th September - 4th October 1997Henry V
Director: Ron Daniels. Designer: Ashley Martin-Davis. Lighting: Peter Mumford. Music: Colin Town
Cast included: Karine Adrover (Katherine), Alan David (Fluellen), Norman Rodway (Chorus), Michael Sheen (Henry V), Geoffrey Whitehead (Charles VI), Benny Young (Constable)
Wednesday 6th - Saturday 9th May 1998Spirit Of The Dance
Saturday 17th May 1998Tommy Steele in Concert
Tuesday 26th - Saturday 30th May 1998The New Rocky Horror Show
By Richard O'Brien
Cast included: Jason Donovan
Tuesday 9th - Saturday 13th June 1998Eugene Onegin, Joan Of Arc, The Barber Of Seville, Of Thee I Sing
Opera North
Monday 22nd - Saturday 27th June 1998Patsy Cline - The Musical
Devisor: Mervyn Conn. Director: Johnny Worthy
Cast included: Sandy Kelly (Patsy), George Hamilton IV
Monday 29th June - Saturday 11th July 1998Boogie Nights
Cast included: Shane Richie
Sunday 12th July 1998Anthology of the Beatles
Tuesday 8th - Saturday 12th September 1998Lily Savage
Monday 21st - Saturday 26th September 1998Turandot, Rigoletto, Lucia
Opera International
Tuesday 29th September - Saturday 3rd October 1998The Hunchback Of Notre Dame
Northern Ballet Theatre
Sunday 18th October 1998The Woolpackers In Concert
Monday 16th - Saturday 21st November 1998Cinderella
English National Ballet
Sunday 22nd November 1998Abba Gold
Tuesday 24th - Saturday 28th November 1998Flight, Rodelinda, Cosi Fan Tutti
Glyndebourne Touring Opera
Monday 30th November - Saturday 5th December 19984 Steps To Heaven
Friday 18th December 1998 - Sunday 24th January 1999Cinderella
Cast included: Darren Day (Prince Charming), Ruth Madoc (Fairy Godmother), Shannon Isla Fisher (Cinderella), Barnaby (Buttons), Mr Blobby, Simon Bashford and Mark Two (The Ugly Sisters), Kyle Dadd (Dandini), Basil Soper (The Baron), Perrier's Petite Ponies
Monday 25th - Saturday 30th January 1999Swan Lake & The Nutcracker
Moscow City Ballet
Monday 1st - Saturday 6th February 1999Boogie Nights
Cast included: Shane Richie
Tuesday 9th - Sunday 14th February 1999Stomp
Wednesday 17th - Saturday 20th February 1999The Thieving Magpie, Carmen
Opera North
Sunday 21st February 1999The Syd Lawrence Memorial Concert
Monday 1st - Saturday 6th March 1999The Woman In Black
Sunday 4th July 1999Phil Cool
Thursday 12th - Sunday 15th August 1999The All New Adventures Of Noddy
Sunday 12th September 1999Derek Acorah
Wednesday 15th - Saturday 18th September 1999Rambert Dance Company
Monday 20th - Saturday 25th September 1999The Official Tribute To The Blues Brothers
Sunday 26th September 1999Solid Gold Rock N' Roll
Tuesday 28th September - Saturday 2nd October 1999Nabucco (Tu, W, Sa) & The Marriage Of Figaro (Th, F)
The Chisinau National Opera
Sunday 10th October 1999Ken Dodd
Tuesday 12th - Saturday 16th October 1999A Christmas Carol
Northern Ballet Theatre
Tuesday 25th October - Saturday 5th November 2011South Pacific
Director: Bartlett Sher
January 2017Billy Elliot
Monday 30th January 2017Brendan Cole: All Night Long
Tuesday 31st January 2017Johnny Cash Roadshow
Wednesday 1st February 2017The Simon & Garfunkel Story
Friday 3rd February 2017Motown's Greatest Hits
Saturday 4th February 2017Showaddywaddy
Sunday 5th February 2017Rumours Of Fleetwood Mac
Wednesday 8th February 2017Roy Wood
Thursday 9th - Saturday 11th February 2017Swan Lake
Moscow City Ballet
Saturday 18th or Monday 20th (depending on advert) - Saturday 25th February 2017Funny Girl
Cast included: Sheridan Smith (Fanny Brice)
Monday 27th February - Saturday 4th March 2017Dreamboats and Petticoats
Friday 10th - Saturday 25th March 2017Grease
Monday 27th March - Saturday 8th April 2017The Commitments
Sunday 9th April 2017Stand By Me - A Celebration of Ben E King And The Drifters
Monday 10th April 2017Psychic Sally: Call Me Psychic
Tuesday 11th - Saturday 15th April 2017Micheal Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games
Monday 17th April 2017Mr Bloom's Nursery Live
Monday 24th - Saturday 30th April 2017/td>Wonderland
Cast included: Wendi Peters, Dave Willets, Kerry Ellis
Monday 15th - Saturday 20th May 2017Million Dollar Quartet
Cast included: Jason Donovan
Monday 22nd - Saturday 27th May 2017Thoroughly Modern Millie
Cast included: Joanne Clifton
Tuesday 30th May - Saturday 3rd June 2017Buddy
29th November - 3rd December 2017Nativity The Musical