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Dick Whittington (1969)

Dick Whittington
Written and directed by Mike Rand
4 – 18 January 1969

Classic Erith panto fun.


Fairy Nuff – Margaret Laurence
King Rat – Keith Reynolds
Idle Jack – Mick Driver
Millie La Mane – Jennifer Button
Jointrekin’ Jessie (the Cook) – Louis Cox
Alice Fitzwarren – Stella Kirby
Marvel – the Cat – Eileen Hullett
Dick Whittington – Doreen Sackman
Fairy Thump – June Janes
Alderman Fitzwareen – Peter Richardson
Captain the Hon Freddie Oops Pardon Choffer – Peter Leggett
Mr Arrow – the Bosun – Keith Jarman
Big Chief Rumball Tumi – Davy Crockett
Geronimo – Neal Jarman/Phil Carter

Girls: Cecilia Clemas, Betty Gray, Gina Harmer, Janice Howe, Linda Hutchinson, Jean McCulloch, Margaret Oliver
Boys: Phil Carter, David Dewsall, Peter Elsmore, John Farrell, Richard Gee, Neal Jarman, Mike Salerno.


Choreographer – Margaret Oliver
Musical Director – David Dunn
Set Design – Martin Wood
Costumes – Joan Robarts
Stage Manager – Martin Wood
Deputy Stage Manager – Len Huntley
Assistant Stage Manager – Janet Hawtin
Lighting – Peter Bennett, Colin Grainger
Properties – Sheila Fryatt assisted by Anne Larkin and Marilyn Palmer
Sound Recordings – Gordon Lawrence, assisted by Viv Hollingsworth, Bill Brooks and Elizabeth Palmer
Wardrobe Mistress – Joan Robarts
Wigs – Nathan Wigs
Animal Skins – Theatre Zoo