Digital Archive:Cast list, The Beggar’s Opera (1972)

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THE BEGGAR’S OPERA

by JOHN GAY

 

Characters in Order of Appearance

Mr Peachum…………………………………… Harold Innocent

Mrs Peachum………………………………….. Maggie Fitzgibbon

Polly Peachum………………………………… Millicent Martin

Filch………………………………………………. Jonathan Elsom

Macheath……………………………………….. John Neville

Mat of the Mint………………………………. Brian Poyser

Ben Budge………………………………………. Richard Cornish

Jemmy Twitcher……………………………… David Grayson

Crookfingered Jack…………………………. Richard Dennis

Wat Dreary…………………………………….. Charles Dance

Robin of Bagshot……………………………. Christopher Molloy

Nimming Ned…………………………………. David Robb

Harry Paddington……………………………. John Rogan

Tom Tipple…………………………………….. Kenneth McClellan

Slippery Sam…………………………………… Laurie Webb

Drawer……………………………………………. Ian Milton

Mrs Coaxer……………………………………… Josephine Gordon

Dolly Trull………………………………………. Myvanwy Jenn

Mrs Vixen……………………………………….. Pamela Manson

Betty Doxy………………………………………. June Jago

Jenny Diver…………………………………….. Sarah Atkinson

Mrs Slammerkin……………………………… Maggie Fitzgibbon

Sukey Tawdry………………………………….. Olwen Hughes

Sukey Straddle…………………………………. June Jago

Mollie Brazen…………………………………… Valerie Minifie

Mr Lockit………………………………………… Michael Aldridge

Lucy Lockit………………………………………. Angela Richards

Diana Trapes……………………………………. June Jago

Servant……………………………………………. David Robb

Jailer………………………………………………. John Rogan

Hangman………………………………………… Charles Dance

Constable…………………………………………. Robert Selbie

Musicians………………………………………… Martin Best   Jeremy Barlow   Colin Bilham   Edward Flower   Christopher Lebon

Director…………………………………………… Robin Phillips

Designer………………………………………….. Daphne Dare

Music arranged & directed by……………. Martin Best

Dances arranged by………………………….. Sheila O’Neill

Lighting…………………………………………… Spike Gaden

 

Stage Manager………………………………….. Christine Roberts

Assistant Stage Managers…………………… Bill Capel, Jenny Courtenay-Dunn, Anthony Morris

 

 

 

 

 

May:                  Tue 2P, Wed 3F, Thu 4m&e, Fri 5, Sat 6m&e, Mon 8, Tue 9, Wed 10, Thu 11m&e,

Fri 12, Sat 13m&e, Thu 18e, Sat 20m, Tue 23, Thu 25m, Sat 27e, Wed 31

 

June:                  Thu 1e, Sat 3m, Mon 5, Thu 8m, Fri 9, Sat 10e, Tue 13, Thu 15e, Sat 17m, Mon 19,

Thu 22m, Fri 23, Sat 24m, Wed 28, Thu 29e

 

July:                   Sat 1L

 

 

P = Preview

F = First Night

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night

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