A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart

directed by Graham Buchanan

Performed at the

Maskers' Bassett Studio


1st to 9th December 1978
No performance on Sunday

Pseudolus Pete White
Senex Ken Spencer
Domina Julie Baker
Hero Brian Stansbridge
Hysterium Philip De Grouchy
Philia Angela Stansbridge
Erronius Alan Newell
Marcus Lycus John Carrington
Miles Gloriosus Dave Jupp
The Proteans Alan Watson, Ken Haworth, Tony Lawther
Tintinabula Lynda Edwards
Panacea Jackie Mitchell
Geminae Sandy White, Gillian Roberts
Vibrata Hazel Burrows
Gymnasia Meri Lawther

For the Maskers:  
Production Assistant Marion Nicholson
Choreographer Jenny Cox
Costumes Gillian Buchanan, Julia Patterson,Lillian Gunstone, Kay Hann, Ruby Defort, Sheila Clarke
Wigs Mollie Manns
Setting  Ken Spencer
Art Work  John Hamon
Construction Alan Baker, Audrey Whittaker, John Burrows, John Riggs
Properties Joy Wingfield, Jackie Mitchell, Ann Archer, Doreen Andrews
Lighting Clive Weeks
Sound Andrea Blundell
Stage Manager Ron Tillyer
Business Management Graham Buchanan
Publicity David Griffith, Brian Stansbridge

click on a photo to enlarge it

The Set
John Carrington, Jackie Mitchell, Pete White, Brian Stansbridge, Lynda Edwards
Lynda Edwards
John Carrington, Ken Spencer, Philip De Grouchy, Pete White
Brian Stansbridge, Angela Stansbridge
Pete White, Philip De Grouchy
David Jupp, Pete White, Philip De Grouchy (in the background Hazel Burrows, Jackie Mitchell, Meri Lawther, Sandy White, Gill Roberts)
David Jupp, Pete White, Philip de Grouchy (in the background Ken Haworth, Tony Lawther, Lynda Edwards, Hazel Burrows, Jackie Mitchell, Meri Lawther, Sandy White, Gill Roberts)
David Jupp, Pete White, Philip de Grouchy (Proteans - Ken Haworth, Alan Watson, Tony Lawther)
Alan Watson, Angela Stansbridge, John Carrington, Tony Lawther, Gillian Roberts, David Jupp, Sandy White, Philip de Grouchy, Alan Newell
Julie Baker, Hazel Burrows, Ken Spencer, Lynda Edwards, Ken Haworth, Jackie Mitchell, Brian Stansbridge, Angela Stansbridge, Alan Watson, John Carrington, Gillian Roberts Tony Lawther, David Jupp, Sandy White, Philip de Grouchy, Alan Newell
The Cast
Alan Watson, Meri Lawther, Pete White, Tony Lawther
The Set

Thank You

Your message has been sent. You should receive a confirmation email shortly. If the email does not arrive it is possible that your email address was not entered correctly, please try resubmitting your enquiry.

Shirley's own LOCAL theatre!

Maskers Theatre Company
Off Emsworth Road
SO15 3LX

Registered Charity 900067

Established 1968

 Contact Us


Our postal address is: Maskers Theatre Company, Unit 1, Off Emsworth Road, Shirley, Southampton, SO15 3LX

General Enquiries Form

Please use this contact form for contacting us about any issue. Use the drop-down list to ensure your enquiry gets directed to the correct person.

Any contact details provided will only be used in relation to your inquiry and will be deleted after conclusion.

 Support Us

 Join Us

Join our Email list
and receive updates
about our shows

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Are you a member of Maskers Theatre Company?

The Maskers Theatre Company will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing by email. Please confirm you would like to hear from us by ticking the box below:

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at marketing@maskers.org.uk. We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website maskers.org.uk/subscribe.php By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.


 Update Contact Details

Other local theatre events

Some of our performance venues:
Maskers Studio Theatre
The Berry Theatre
Townhill Park House

View our Image Gallery

Access Members Site (Maskers Members only)