Dick Whittington
A Music Hall Pantomime by Alan Brown
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
December 17, 1976 -
January 1, 1977


Fairy BowbellsSara Randall
King Rat Tom Tillery
Dick Whittington Jill Thomas
Tommy, his cat Tricia Ann Eagle
Alderman FitzwarrenDavid Phillips
Alice, his daughterHeather Smith
Idle Jack, his apprenticeBrian Davies
Emmaline (Maggie), his cook Crichton Bridges
Urchin Child Ninette Mordaunt
Captain Ginjah James Horne
Boatswain John Pople
King Neptune Peter Curtis
Rustifustican, Sultan of MoroccoMichael Kuhn
Jujube, his daughterAnn Rooney
Zeldomphed, his chamberlainKenneth Pearson
MonkeyJohn Pople
In the Harlequinade:

Karen Killaspy
ColumbineNinette Mordaunt
PantaloonChristopher Yates
ClownDiana Saperia
Butcher Allan Broad
Townspeople, customers, sailors, fish, harem dancers & guards, wedding guests Brigid Avison
Kathleen Kennedy
Karen Killaspy
Ninette Mordaunt
Diana Saperia
Kate Staig
Maureen Seal
Julie Thompson
Allan Broad
Peter Curtis
Michael Kuhn
Kenneth Pearson
Christopher Yates
Rats, sunbeams, icicles, children Gail Littlewood
Christopher Seal
Hannah Shafran
Dan Shafran
Kaitlin Watson
Robert Watson or Claire Cave
Juliet Cave
William Cave
Linda Ford
Christopher Seal
Natasha Smyth

Jill Thomas & Heather Smith

Production Team
Director : David Taylor
Set Design : Bruce Palmer
Lighting Design : Tony Batchelor
Costume Design : Pat Bennett
Choreography : David Taylor
At the piano : Dulcie Hodges

Stage Manager : Reg Philpott
DSM : Claire Rice
ASMs : Maggie Squires, Jill Radford, Tony Lofts, Ken Putt, Stephen Jones
Sound operator : Roger Woods
Lighting operators : Tony Batchelor, Richard Glynn, Paul Reid
Wardrobe : Marjorie Hogg, Val Said, Eve Smith, Judith Morse, Betty Reading, Myrtle Batchelor
Headdresses designed & made by Colin Winter
Dresser : Susan Eaves
Properties : Catherine Reed
Voice coach : Geoffrey Connor
Rehearsal pianists : Hugh Waine, Keith Goffin, Dulcie Hodges
Sets painted by Bruce Palmer
Permanent setting : John Dorsett
Set construction : Richard Glynn, Ray Michaels, Tony Lofts, Quentin Withall