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Jill Darling


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A musical comedy by Marriot Edgar.
The Keynotes
Ladies and Gentlemen of the Chorus
(Second performance next Thursday at 8.30 p.m.)


Writer: Marriot Edgar
Music: Vivian Ellis
Lyrics: Desmond Carter
Vocalists: The Keynotes
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Musical numbers and dance arrangements by: Freddie Carpenter
Orchestrations: Paul Fenoulhet
Settings: Stephen Bundy
Producer: Michael Mills
Jean: Barbara Pearce
Charles: Johnnie Brandon
Bobby Jones: Ian Carmichael
April Crawford: Marie Seller
Colonel Crawford: Edward Lexy
Desmond: Jack Crawford
Walter Ellis: Pendleton Brookes
Jill Sonning: Lois Green
Moffat, the butler: William Collins
Sir Timothy Bunting: Gibb McLaughlin
Bessie Bunting: Lily Lapidus
Police Sergeant: Billy Howard
Police Inspector: William Collins

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