Play On by Rick Abbot 14-16 May 2009

An amateur theatre company prepares to stage a play called Murder Most Foul but rehearsals are not going well and not helped by a bickering cast and an author who is constantly rewriting the script.  Add to that props which appear to have a mind of their own and you have a recipe for disaster.


Aggie Manville : Stage Manager & Prompt – Julie Butcher
Geraldine ‘Gerry’ Dunbar : a Community Theatre Director – Julie Atkins
Henry Beamish : Lord Dudley – Stewart MacInnes
Polly Beamish : Lady Margaret – Lucille Sykes
Marla ‘Smitty’ Smith : Doris the Maid – Laura Daynes
Saul Watson : Dr. Rex Forbes – Richard Clayton
Billy Carewe : Stephen Sellers – Tristan Cliffe
Violet Imbry : Diana Lassiter – Deborah Dance
Louise Peary : Sound, Lights & Scenery Technician – Jenny Howard
Phyllis Montague : A novice playwright – Diane Goldsmith


Director – Julie Dignum
Stage Manager – Ruth Church
Assistant Stage Manager – Cheryl MacInnes
Set Design & Construction – Stephen Dunstan
Lighting Rigging – Richard Clayton
Lighting – Paul Allum, Andrew Cliffe
Sound Effects preparation – Eddie Allison
Sound – Lucy Atkins
Prompt – Angie Smith
Costumes – Julie Dignum
Hair – Julie Butcher
Front of House – Lucy Atkins
Photography / Programme – Andrew Cliffe


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