Simple Simon (1980)

Production Details

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Polly Warren
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Stephen Joseph Theatre In The Round
Main house (Round)
Round

2 December 1980
2 December 1980
19 December 1980
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Assistant Stage Manager:
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.
All research for this page by Simon Murgatroyd. Image copyright: Scarborough Theatre Trust