Simple Simon (1980)

Production Details

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Polly Warren

Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round
Main house (Round)

2 December 1980
2 December 1980
19 December 1980
New play:

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No

No
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N/A

Round

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Peter Clough
Francis Lynch
Jane Smailes
Madeleine Miller

Simon Whitaker
Eric Lumsden
Sue Merry
Philippa Malbon

Character
Simon
Stella / The Joker / The Keeper
Tom / Master Of Ceremonies /
Chu-Sing / The Great Rock
Mum / Tight-rope Walker /
Grand Referee
Apple Tree / Clown / Mah-Yong
Old Hobbletoes / Nelly the Elephant
The Donkeyman
The Sniffler / The Pieman

Actor
Robin Bowerman
Lesley Meade
Owen Brenman

Vanessa Rosenthal

Abigail McKern
Susan Uebel
Daniel Collings
Jeffrey Robert

Notes

> Simple Simon was premiered in 1979 at the Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round’s sister theatre the Victoria Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent. It was revised by Polly Warren for the Scarborough production.
> This was a Christmas production intended for children.