A Double Bill
Black Comedy & A Pinch of Salt

by Peter Shaffer (Black Comedy) & John Carrington (A Pinch of Salt)

directed by Pat Sawyer (Black Comedy) & John Carrington (A Pinch of Salt)

Performed at the

Oaklands Centre Theatre.


12th to 15th February 1986

Black Comedy / A Pinch of Salt

Black Comedy

by Peter Shaffer

Brinsley John Turnbull
Carol Melkett Carol Clarke
Miss Furnival Julie Baker
Colonel Melkett David Bartlett
Harold Gorringe Malcolm Douglas
Clea Sheila Clark
Schuppanzigh Keith Larkin
Georg Bamberger Jim Oliver
Production Team
The Director Pat Sawyer
Stage Manager Joan Johnson
Properties Janine Groombridge
Lighting Clive Weeks
Sound Tony Lawther

A Pinch of Salt

A original work based on the death of Richard Parker

Hilary Bowen Julie Newbold
Janet Cairney David Pike
Sue Cunningham Derek Sealey
Vicky Fowler Chris Williams
Jackie Keeble  
Production Team
The Director John Carrington
Stage Manager Angela Barks
Lighting Clive Weeks
Sound Tony Lawther



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