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The English Opera Group presents ' POLLY '


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by John Gay being the sequel to
' The Beggar's Opera'
A new musical version realised from the original airs by John Addison
Indians, pirates, women of the town
(Continued in next column)
The Actors:
Denise Bryer , Rupert Davies
Trevor Martin , Catherine Fleming
Stanley Groome , Emrys Leyshon
John Cazabon , Janet Burnell
Barbara Couper , Hester Palon Brown
Elizabeth London and Cyril Shaps , Geoffrey Wincott
Frank Tickle , Allan Jeayes
Norman Claridge
The English Opera Group
Chorus and Orchestra (Leader, Olive Zorian )
Adapted and produced by Martyn C. Webster
Repetiteur, Bryan Balkwill
Part 1
(A second performance of the programme broadcast on Monday)
(Edna Graham and George Chitty broadcast by permission of the Carl Rosa Opera Company; Janet Howe and Frederick Sharp , by permission of Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)
Norman Del Mar writes on page 6


Unknown: John Gay
Unknown: John Addison
Unknown: Denise Bryer
Unknown: Rupert Davies
Unknown: Trevor Martin
Unknown: Catherine Fleming
Unknown: Stanley Groome
Unknown: Emrys Leyshon
Unknown: John Cazabon
Unknown: Janet Burnell
Unknown: Barbara Couper
Unknown: Hester Palon Brown
Unknown: Elizabeth London
Unknown: Cyril Shaps
Unknown: Geoffrey Wincott
Unknown: Frank Tickle
Unknown: Allan Jeayes
Unknown: Norman Claridge
Leader: Olive Zorian
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Unknown: Bryan Balkwill
Unknown: Edna Graham
Unknown: George Chitty
Unknown: Janet Howe
Unknown: Frederick Sharp
Unknown: Norman Del Mar
Polly Peachum: April Cantelo
Morano (Macheath in disguise): Frederick Sharp
Mr Ducat, a wealthy coffee-planter: Norman Lumsden
Mrs Ducat: Flora Nielsen
Pirates:Vanderbluff: Trevor Anthony
Pirates:Culverin: George Chitty
Oawwakee, an Indian: Alexander Young
Jenny Diver: Victoria Sladen
Mrs Trapes: Janet Howe
Damaris: Catherine Lawson
Flimsy: Edna Graham

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