Waiting for Godot – 06/06/1963

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Title Waiting for Godot
Start Date 06/06/1963
End Date 08/06/1963
Abstract ‘The most controversial play of the last half century’ (from poster). Part of “Theatre of the Absurd” – a season of Absurdist works presented by the Marlowe Society.
Designer Deborah White
Director Laurence Beck
Author Samuel Beckett
Company Marlowe Society
Venue Union Theatre
Reviews Beatrice Faust, “The Season of the Absurd in Review” in “Theatre” (1963) no.4., pp.47-8: “intelligently produced”, “so compelling”, though “the quality of mime lacked life and conviction” and “the defects of the setting were in terms of size, not conception”. Also review in Farrago 17/6/63 p.5.
Notes Part of the 1963 ‘Theatre of the Absurd’ season (see festival entry).
References “Theatre” (1963) no.3.; Louise Thorne Collection, Rowden White Library
Cast Mike Herron (Estragon), John Paton (Vladimir), Peter Mullins (Pozzo), Burt Cooper (Lucky), Sandro donati (a boy).