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Book by Peter Stone
Based on the screen play “Some Like It Hot” by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond
Based on a story by Robert Thoeren
Music by Julie Styne. Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Produced and Directed by Roger Butler and Tony Bate

A hilarious musical based on the film “Some Like It Hot”. When musicians Joe and Jerry accidentally witness the Saint Valentine’s Massacre they have to run for their lives. Dressed as women they join an all female band and board a train.


Sweet Sue – Jenny McCarthy
Sugar Cane – Jenny Tallowin Snee
Beinstock – Peter Vale
Joe – Gary Nightingale
Jerry – Tom Hopkins
Musician’s Contractor – Frank Andrews
Spats Palazzo – Graham Peters
Dude – Vernon Leese
First Hood – Frank Andrews
Knuckles Norton – Brian White
Second Hood – David Tode
Reporter – Phill Pain
Cab Driver – Brian White
Olga – Jaqui Fenton
Dolores – Nicola Guenigault
Mary Lou – Jane Cavanagh
Rosella – Charlotte Constant
Bell Boy – David Tode
Sir Osgood Fielding – David Maun

Dolls: Jane Cavanagh, Charlotte Constant, Hannah Denyer, Kirsty Duncombe, Jaqui Fenton, Nicola Guenigault, Nicola Milner, Polly Owen, Kelly Randall, Tamsin Renno, Charis Thorne, Elizabeth Vile

Guys: Frank Andrews, Vernon Leese, Polly Owen, Phill Pain, Graham Peters, Tamsin Renno and Brian White


Musical Director – Christine Diggins
Choreographer – Jeannie Saunders
Stage Manager and Set Design – Roger Butler and Tony Bate
Set Build – The “Chicago” Gang
Prompt – Shelley Peters
Properties – Carolynn Birmingham, Carol Butler, Hayley Clark, Michael Whitnall
Lighting design and run – Alan and Pam Hunt
Sound – Tina Roberts
Wardrobe – Marjorie Sawyer and Carole Bramall
Musical instruments used on stage hired from – Malcolm Tysoe Limited


Saxophone and Clarinet – Marie Chalkely
Trumpet – Oscar Hurst
Trombone – Shawn Kissane
Double Bass – Tom Steer
Percussion – Andy Smith
Keyboard – Christine Diggins

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