The Waltz of the Toreadors (1959)

31/08/1959

Year
1959
Author
Jean Anouilh
Abstract

Architecture Revue. According to Farrago (10/9/59, p.9.), “despite its surface humour, the play is a tragic record of the years immediately preceding the First World War”.

Director
John Sumner
Designer
Warwick Armstrong (set design) / Michael Hoare (costume)
Cast
General St Pe - Peter O'Shaughnessy;
Emily - Roma Johnston;
Gaston - Lewis Fiander;
Estella - Wanda Plinge;
Sidonia - Joy Mitchell;
Dr Bonfant - Frank Gaitliff;
Mlle Ghislaine de Ste-Euverte - Dorothy Bradley;
Eugenie - Marion Edward;
Mme Dupont-Fredaine - Marie Redshaw;
Father Ambrose - Alan Harvey;
Pamela - Lyndell Rowe;
General's other daughter - Joy Mitchell;
Lewis Fiander, Dorothy Bradley.
Crew
Adaptor - Lucienne Hill
Stage Manager - Alan Harvey
Assistant Stage Manager - Marion Edward - Lyndell Rowe
Photographs - Helmut Newton
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