The Owl and the Pussycat went to see...

by Sheila Ruskin and David Wood, based on the verses and stories of Edward Lear

directed by Pete White

music by Michael Patterson, Lyrics by David Wood

Performed at

The Nuffield Theatre


15th to 19th May 1984

This show proved so popular that it was repeated twice at the Mountbatten Theatre later in the year!

See more photos on the Mountbatten show page

Cast (in order of appearance)
The Fish Heather Johnson, Annette Winteridge
The Owl Ken Hann
The Pussycat Belinda Drew
The Dong David Jupp
Mr.Canary Chris Williams
Mrs.Canary Joan Johnson
The Quangle Wangle Graham Buchanan
The Plum Pudding Flea John Carrington
The Runcible Spoon Lynda Edwards
Professor Bosh Tony Lawther
The Pig Hazel Burrows
The Crow Andrew Burrows
The Jumblies Julia Patterson, Julie Baker, Meri Lawther, Avril Woodward, Derek Sealy
The Jumbly Girl Enid Clark
The Turkey Jim Smith


For the Maskers:
Director Pete White
Designers Julia Patterson, Hazel Burrows
Assistant Designers Andrew Burrows, Rebecca White, Lucy White
Stage Manager Keith Hooper
Properties Mollie Manns, Sarah Willis
Assistant Stage Managers Chris Jones, Roger Lockett, Mike Johnson, Imogen Hobbs, Rory Kinahan
Lighting Clive Weeks
Lighting Assistants Sue Cunungham, Alan Rolfe, Laurie Gee, Peter Scrutton
Sound Tony Lawther, Angela Barks
Costumes Kay Hann, Ann Archer, Sheana Carrington, Julia Jupp
Carpentry John Riggs
Musical Direction & Keyboards Michael Patterson
Percussion Ralph Johnson, Dave Hughes



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Ken Hann and Belinda Drew
Heather Johnson and Annette Winteridge
Lynda Edwards
David Jupp
Meri Lawther, Julia Patterson, Avril Woodward
Tony Lawther
Chris Williams and Joan Johnson from the pre-show publicity
Hazel Burrows as the Pig

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