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Information for Ali Baba & the Forty Thieves (2014)

Ali Baba & the Forty Thieves, was a Pantomime directed by Eve Earles.

Set in Old Baghdad, the plot has Ali Baba, a poor woodcutter, whose son Abba stumbles across the cave of ‘One Eyed Maid Earlier’ and her motley crew of thieves in the Forest of Foreboding. Ali's brother Cassim finds out about Ali's secret and is discovered by the thieves in their cave. When Cassim escapes from the cave the thieves go in search of him to kill him and his family once and for all. It is left to Morgiana, Ali's servant girl, to save the day.... 


Cast, includes (amongst others)

Ali Baba (A woodcutter) - Ron Lester

Rum Baba (His wife, the Dame) - Ian Croxton

Abba Baba (His son, Principal Boy) - Kim Whiting

Morgiana (Servant to Ali Baba, Principal Girl) - Hannah Cook

Cassim Baba (Ali Baba's brother) - Phil Barfett

Ugli Baba (His wife) - Sarah O'Conor

Tetley (An apprentice) - Crispin King

Typhoo (Another apprentice) - Kay Napier

Maid Earlier (One-eyed leader of the Thieves) - Lesley Wonnacott

Dickie Beau (Thief) - Trevor House

Jack the Kipper (Thief) - Tyla Cisneros

Polly Esther (Thief) - Rebecca Rose

Reggie Mental (Thief) - Charles Jeffery-Hudson

Rough Ruth (A draper) - Carol Wright

Duane Pipe (A pet salesman) - Martin Jordan

Mustapha Tinkle (A tailor) - Peter Whitehead

Semolina (A well-off lady) - Sue Painter

Tapioca (Another well-off lady) - Heather Knight

Samantha (Naughty child) - Olivia Byers

Josephine (Naughty child) - Jessie Martyn

George (Naughty child) - James Alford

Harriet (Naughty child) - Abi Stone

Citizens & Traders of Old Bagdad (Various) - Chorus


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