by Michel de Ghelderode
Translated by George Hauger


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
March 23rd - 31st, 1962

Cast List

Bamboola, a Negro : Bill Phillips
Pantagleize, esquire, the hero of the day : Henry Woolf
Innocenti, a waiter : John Preston
Blank, a poet : Crichton Bridges
Creep, a policeman, thick but cunning : Gordon Snell
Banger, lame and bearded : Peter Dawson
Rachel Silberchatz, a Jewess : Pat Whitehouse
The Balladmonger : Paula Munday
MacBoom, a general : Peter Ariss
The Bank Manager : Harold Bennett
The Assistant Bank Manager : Hyam Gilbert
First Bank Sentry : David Thwaites
Second Bank Sentry : Derek Mudie
First War Council Sentry : Ron Hackett
The Distinguished Counsel : Mike Gambon
The Generalissimo : John Stuart
The Officer : Colin Ley
Other parts played by : Harold Bennett, Hyam Gilbert, David Thwaites, Derek Mudie, Ron Hackett, Don Forsythe, Caroline FitzGerald




Production Team

Director : David Jones
Set Design : Richard Hunt
Lighting Design : Hugh George
Songs composed by Hugh George

Stage Manager : Marilyn Gold
DSM : Caroline FitzGerald
ASMs : Don Brown, Jane Elder, Tony Goodman, Peter Hebbes, Joy Smith, Charles Smith, Tom Tillery
Panatrope (sound) : Bill Manley
Lighting switchboard : Hugh George
Wardrobe : Paula Munday, Rosemary Noble