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  • Event: THE SOUND OF MUSIC
  • Person:

    director : Whyte, Jerome, Mr.

    author : Trapp, Maria Augusta, Frau, 1905-1987

    general manager : Stiles, William, Mr.

    company manager : Miller, Geoffrey, Mr.

    stage manager : Phillips, Gerard, Mr.

    stage manager : Cleaver, John, Mr.

    assistant stage manager (a.s.m.) : Pearce, Michael, Mr.

    assistant stage manager (a.s.m.) : Lorenzo, Jack, Mr.

    ballet mistress : McManus, Babbie, Miss

    wardrobe mistress : Doughty, Emma, Miss

    wardrobe mistress, assistant : Davies, Magde

    matron : Jelec, Irene, Miss

    matron : Fry, Dorothy, Miss

    matron : Marsh, Emma, Miss

    press : Douglas, Torrington, Mr.

    composer : Rodgers, Richard, Mr., 1902-1979

    lyricist : Hammerstein II, Oscar, Mr.

    librettist : Lindsay, Howard, Mr.

    librettist : Crouse, Russel, Mr.

    set designer : Smith, Oliver, Mr.

    costume designer : Ballard, Lucinda, Miss

    arranger : Bennett, Robert Russell, Mr.

    musical director : Lowe, Robert, Mr.

    chorus director : Rittman, Trude, Miss

    stage arranger : Layton, Joe, Mr.

    scene constructor : Walton, Louis, Mr.

    lighting effects : Wright, George, Mr.

    lighting effects : Bowman, John, Mr.

    sound : Wright, George, Mr.

    sound : Bowman, John, Mr.

    actor : Bayless, Jean, Miss

    actor : Beamish, Sylvia, Miss

    actor : Gilbert, Olive, Miss

    actor : Shacklock, Constance, Miss

    actor : Kennington, Lynn, Miss

    actor : Dann, Roger, Mr.

    actor : Denyer, Jay, Mr.

    actor : Beaumont, Diana, Miss

    actor : Brown, Barbara, Miss

    actor : Ellison, Paul, Mr.

    actor : Aust, Janet, Miss

    actor : Langley, Robert, Mr.

    actor : Dyer, Ann, Miss

    actor : Marshall, Susan, Miss

    actor : Cane, Diane, Miss

    actor : Bennett, Nicholas, Mr.

    actor : Gayson, Eunice, Miss

    actor : Coxall, John, Mr.

    actor : Ware, Janet, Miss

    actor : Bosch, John, Mr.

    actor : Whitnell, Susan, Miss

    actor : Parr, Melanie, Miss

    actor : Wood, Betty, Miss

    actor : Kasket, Harold, Mr.

    actor : Swanwick, Peter, Mr.

    actor : Lorenzo, Jack, Mr.

    actor : Dougan, Marilyn, Miss

    actor : Wontner, Hilary, Miss

    actor : Brook-Greene, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Cole, Irene, Miss

    actor : Cunningham, May, Miss

    actor : Fidock, Marie, Miss

    actor : Howells, Elaine, Miss

    actor : Kilgarriff, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Lilley, Joan, Miss

    actor : Lorraine, Marie, Miss

    actor : McGuire, Alison, Miss

    actor : Pearce, Georgina, Miss

    actor : Peters, Sonia, Miss

    actor : Ridgway, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Ruta, Tina, Miss

    actor : Tovey, Lita, Miss

    actor : Wren, Christina, Miss

    understudy : Rees, Sonia, Miss

    understudy : Whiting, Nevil, Mr.

    understudy : Beamish, Silvia, Miss

    understudy : Denyer, Jay, Mr.

    understudy : Kennington, Lynn, Miss

    understudy : Dickson, Fiona, Miss

    understudy : Rutland, George, Mr.

    understudy : Richins, Trevor, Mr.

    understudy : Segal, Teresa, Miss

    understudy : Ellison, Grant, Mr.

  • Date: 18.5.1961
  • Brief description: Theatre programme advertising a musical produced at the Palace Theatre, London, on 18th May 1961, entitled THE SOUND OF MUSIC.
  • Identifier: UKC-PRG-DAW-THEPALC.F174880
  • Theatre: Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue & Westminster & London & England
  • Subject keyword: musical

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F174880
  • Event: THE SOUND OF MUSIC
  • Content note: A printed list of musical numbers performed is provided
  • Organisation:

    producer : Williamson Music Limited

    scene constructor : Brunskill and Loveday Ltd.

    scene constructor : Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, Workshops

    scene painter : Alick Johnstone Ltd.

    properties : Jack Lovell Ltd.

    flower arranger : R. Windram Ltd.

    costume designer : M. Berman Ltd.

    costume designer : Elizabeth Curzon Ltd.

    shoe maker : Gamba Ltd.

    hair dresser : Shack

  • Associated people:

    director : Whyte, Jerome, Mr.

    author : Trapp, Maria Augusta, Frau, 1905-1987

    general manager : Stiles, William, Mr.

    company manager : Miller, Geoffrey, Mr.

    stage manager : Phillips, Gerard, Mr.

    stage manager : Cleaver, John, Mr.

    assistant stage manager (a.s.m.) : Pearce, Michael, Mr.

    assistant stage manager (a.s.m.) : Lorenzo, Jack, Mr.

    ballet mistress : McManus, Babbie, Miss

    wardrobe mistress : Doughty, Emma, Miss

    wardrobe mistress, assistant : Davies, Magde

    matron : Jelec, Irene, Miss

    matron : Fry, Dorothy, Miss

    matron : Marsh, Emma, Miss

    press : Douglas, Torrington, Mr.

    composer : Rodgers, Richard, Mr., 1902-1979

    lyricist : Hammerstein II, Oscar, Mr.

    librettist : Lindsay, Howard, Mr.

    librettist : Crouse, Russel, Mr.

    set designer : Smith, Oliver, Mr.

    costume designer : Ballard, Lucinda, Miss

    arranger : Bennett, Robert Russell, Mr.

    musical director : Lowe, Robert, Mr.

    chorus director : Rittman, Trude, Miss

    stage arranger : Layton, Joe, Mr.

    scene constructor : Walton, Louis, Mr.

    lighting effects : Wright, George, Mr.

    lighting effects : Bowman, John, Mr.

    sound : Wright, George, Mr.

    sound : Bowman, John, Mr.

    actor : Bayless, Jean, Miss

    actor : Beamish, Sylvia, Miss

    actor : Gilbert, Olive, Miss

    actor : Shacklock, Constance, Miss

    actor : Kennington, Lynn, Miss

    actor : Dann, Roger, Mr.

    actor : Denyer, Jay, Mr.

    actor : Beaumont, Diana, Miss

    actor : Brown, Barbara, Miss

    actor : Ellison, Paul, Mr.

    actor : Aust, Janet, Miss

    actor : Langley, Robert, Mr.

    actor : Dyer, Ann, Miss

    actor : Marshall, Susan, Miss

    actor : Cane, Diane, Miss

    actor : Bennett, Nicholas, Mr.

    actor : Gayson, Eunice, Miss

    actor : Coxall, John, Mr.

    actor : Ware, Janet, Miss

    actor : Bosch, John, Mr.

    actor : Whitnell, Susan, Miss

    actor : Parr, Melanie, Miss

    actor : Wood, Betty, Miss

    actor : Kasket, Harold, Mr.

    actor : Swanwick, Peter, Mr.

    actor : Lorenzo, Jack, Mr.

    actor : Dougan, Marilyn, Miss

    actor : Wontner, Hilary, Miss

    actor : Brook-Greene, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Cole, Irene, Miss

    actor : Cunningham, May, Miss

    actor : Fidock, Marie, Miss

    actor : Howells, Elaine, Miss

    actor : Kilgarriff, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Lilley, Joan, Miss

    actor : Lorraine, Marie, Miss

    actor : McGuire, Alison, Miss

    actor : Pearce, Georgina, Miss

    actor : Peters, Sonia, Miss

    actor : Ridgway, Patricia, Miss

    actor : Ruta, Tina, Miss

    actor : Tovey, Lita, Miss

    actor : Wren, Christina, Miss

    understudy : Rees, Sonia, Miss

    understudy : Whiting, Nevil, Mr.

    understudy : Beamish, Silvia, Miss

    understudy : Denyer, Jay, Mr.

    understudy : Kennington, Lynn, Miss

    understudy : Dickson, Fiona, Miss

    understudy : Rutland, George, Mr.

    understudy : Richins, Trevor, Mr.

    understudy : Segal, Teresa, Miss

    understudy : Ellison, Grant, Mr.

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: theatre programme
  • Identity code: UKC/PRG/DAW/THE PALC : F174880
  • Notes:

    Date taken is the date of the first peformance in Great Britain. A programme from another collection suggests this production occurred in 1965

    Contains photographs and biographies of members of the cast

    Contains the printed note, "OLD THEATRE PLAYBILLS - There is an interesting Exhibition of one of the finest collections of Old English Theatre Playbills Through The Ages on display in the right hand Stalls corridor."

    Also contains various printed advertisements

  • Part: Daw Programme Collection
  • Condition: 2
  • Dimensions: 240 mm x 170 mm
  • Medium: orange, yellow and black ink on cream paper
  • Date: 18.5.1961
  • Person:

    theatre licensee : Littler, Emile, Mr.

    theatre manager : Briden, Harry W., Mr.

    manager, assistant : Taylor, W.

    chief engineer : Willett, Eric B., Mr.

    press : Selby, Patrick, Mr.

    box office keeper : Hayes, J. W.

  • Theatre: Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue & Westminster & London & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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