Past Shows

Information for Pinocchio (1979)

Pinocchio, was a Pantomime directed by Bill Crumblehulme.

(Based on Carlo Collodi's famous Italian Story by Edmund Lyon)
by arrangement with NODA Ltd.

Cast, includes (amongst others)

Pinocchio - Angela Chevins
Fairy Charisma - Jean Harris
Gepetto Cherry - Crispin King
Dame Dally - Robert Painter
Maria Cherry - Anita King
Prince Carlos - Pamela Garland
Mandini - Dave Smith
King Otto - David Mitchell
Felix - Richard Dyke
Foxy - Philip Luxton
Punch - Andrew Braunton
Judy - Sheila Braunton
Chief Imp - Grace Locke

Chorus of villagers, puppets, imps etc.
Grace Locke, Sharon Kennedy, Vickie George, Sheila Braunton,
Linda Cobbledick, Nichola Bassett, Louise Headon, Andrew Braunton,
Michael Maniglia, Garry Masters, Mark Hobbs

Dances arranged by Grace Locke and Vickie George


Stage Manager - Val Kelley
Assisted by: George Daniel, George Tucker, Bob Davies,
Fern Ham, Mike Wood and Les. Codd

Lighting - Charles Painter, Reg. Liggitt, Paul Martin, 
Michael Daniel, Dave Ford & Sean Crumblehulme

Properties - Douglas Beeley, Emmie Beeley, Myrtle Daniel,
Shirley Daniel & Sylvia Gilbert

Wardrobe - Dorothy Codd, Hazel Woollard, Peggy Liggett, 
Megan White, Dorothy Veale, Sylvia Wood & Heather Matthews

Scenery designed and painted by Fred Stacey & Arthur Codd
Assisted by Stuart Garland & Howard White

Prompt - Pamela Crumblehulme

House Manager - Jack Vanstone

Programme Steward - Sharon Ham

Publicity - George & Graham Tucker

Conductor - Leo Edwards
Piano - Winifred Chipperfield
Violins - Ron Littlejohns, Barbara Pearson & Hilary Vivian
Clarinets - Linda Millman, Maureen Millman & Joanne Megson
Tenor Sax - Eric Harris
Flute - Marie Duffy
Bassoon - Freda Hancock
Trumpets - Colston Isaac, Barry Megson, Nicky Megson
Trombone - Carol Ford
Percussion - Jim Crumblehulme

Accompanist at Rehearsals - Frank Hubbard

Photos from Pinocchio

Click on a photo for an enlargement

If you have photos, or anecdotes about this Show please please email them. (Photos scanned at 300dpi).