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by John Gay.
Musical version by Frederic Austin
Harpsichord, Henry Bronkhurst
(Second performance next Monday at 3.0 p.m.)


John Gay
Musical version by:
Frederic Austin
The Orchestra leader:
Raymond Cohen
The Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Henry Bronkhurst
Philip Bate
Associate Musical Director:
James O. Turner
Dances and ensembles arranged by:
Phyllida Garth
The beggar:
Victor Woolf
The player (afterwards Filch):
Alan Reid
George Baker
Mrs. Peachum:
Elsie French
Polly Peachum:
Nina Barbone
Captain Macheath:
Fabian Smith
Gavin Gordon
Lucy Lockit:
Constance Stocker
Diana Trapes/Molly Brazen:
Doris Hare
Jenny Diver:
Anita Douglas
Drawer, Turnkey, Jack Ketch:
MacGregor Urquhart
Ladies of the Town:
Mrs Vixen: Dorothy Paynter
Mrs. Slamekin:
Cynthia Rawson
Suky Tawdry:
Phyllis Eckersley
Dolly Trull:
Doris Yorke
Mrs. Coaxer:
Violet Thomason
Betty Doxy:
Vera Faldo
Members of Macheath's gang:
Mountford Scott
Members of Macheath's gang:
Tom Rees
Members of Macheath's gang:
Victor Edmonds
Members of Macheath's gang:
Ernest White
Members of Macheath's gang:
Richard Wright
Members of Macheath's gang:
Harry Tollfree

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