THEATRE IN THE CORNER

The Maskers Theatre Company presented three one-act plays as a "Green Room Entertainment" at Glen Eyre Upper School, Southampton. The show ran for two nights, Wednesday 28th October and Thursday 29th October 1970 at 7.45 pm. The plays, their casts and crews are listed below.



 We're Due In Eastbourne In Ten Minutes

By N.F.Simpson  and directed by John Carrington

"It’s a long lane that can’t give itself a night off now and again, as the greengrocer's look-out man said to the Bishop of All Souls."

Cast

Middie Paradock

Ena Hamon

Bro. Paradock

Peter White

Martha

Jenny Rodway

Humphrey

Graham Buchanan

Delivery Man

Stephen Williams

Laurence Grimsby

Ken Spencer

Parson

David Phillips

For the Maskers

Directed By

John Carrington

Stage Manager

Keith Hooper

Production Assistants

Joanna Ewins, Alison Mace

 

PERSEPHONE

Directed by Larraine Nicholas
A dance drama, with music by Prokofiev

The Dancers

Jenny Booth

Ray Green

Alison Mace

Carol Slater

Joanne Ewins

Sheena Carrington

Libby Cleave

Rosamund Salmond

Nancy Hine

 

 

For the Maskers

Directed By

Larraine Nicholas

Designed By

Ray Green

Lighting

Colin Jurd

Technical Manager

Ron Tillyer

Business Manager

John Mitchell

Refreshments

Gill Buchanan

 

THE BEAR
By Anton Chekov and directed by Ken Hann

"I have managed to write a stupid vaudeville which, owing to the fact that it is stupid, is enjoying surprising success." (Chekhov)

Cast

Looka. a manservant

David Bartlett

Madame Popova, a young widow

Miriam Rose

Gregory Smirnoff, a landowner

Mike Shailer

For the Maskers

Directed by

Ken Hann

Stage Manager  

Ivan White

Wardrobe Mistress

Kay Hann