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Sunny River

Book & Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II. Music: Sigmund Romberg.


Piccadilly Theatre, 1943

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Piccadilly Theatre
? - Wednesday 1st September 1943 - ?
Presented by Emile Littler. Producer: Maxwell Wray.
scenery and Costumes designer: Doris Zinkeisen.
Orchestra under the direction of Michael Collins.
Leader: Thomas Parker. Pianist: Hilda Parsons.
Orchestrations arranged by Alfred Reynolds. Dances arranged by Cleo Nordi.

September 1943 ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
A GossipMarcelle Turner
Another GossipMeta Murray
1st Lady of the TownSylvia Saxton
2nd Lady of the TownMildred Letts
A RefugeePatricia Thomas
A LouisianianMichael Fletcher
Monsieur GervaisBernard Ansell
Madame GervaisMarjorie Wilson
Jean GervaisDennis Noble
A Street SingerLionel Trim
Emma, Girls at the CafeMarion Wilson
Lucille, Girls at the CafeMarilyn Day
Elaine, Girls at the CafeEugene Castle
Stella, Girls at the CafeGladys Cowper
Millie, Girls at the CafeSonia Peters
Joy, Girls at the CafeMarjorie Wilson
Jeanne, Girls at the CafeBernice Lamont
LolitaEdith Day
AristideJames Rich
George MarshallBertram Wallis
Judge Pepe MartineauKenneth Blain
JacquesDewey Gibson
EmilFrank Wignall
GeorgesDesmond Campbell
HarryBert Harding
Marie SauvinetEvelyn Laye
Daniel MarshallDon Avory
Cecilie MarshallEna Burrill
1st WatchmanEdwin Saxton
2nd WatchmanFrank Grant
Madeleine CaresseEdna Proud
HelenGabrielle Rees
MarthaBunty Barnett
ThereseJean O'Neill
William, the ButlerBasil Austin
A Prosperous LadyHelen Lawrence
A RevellerJack Anderson
Achille CaresseGeorge Gower
An Unidentified Gentleman who has been drinkingBernard Ansell
BartenderGordon Whelan

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