Monday 4th to Saturday 9th January 1961

Winter Gardens, Waterloo

Dramatis Personae

The Lord Chancellor

Earl of Mountararat

Earl Tolloller

Private Willis, of the Grenadier Guards

Strephon, an Arcadian Shepherd

Queen of the Fairies

Iolanthe, a fairy, Strephon’s mother




Phyllis, an Arcadian Shepherdess and ward in Chancery

William Jones

Derek Carrier

Brian Smith

Gordon Orr

Anthony Collins

Lilian Clack

Elsie Kelly

Patricia Carrier

Jeane McGreevy

Eileen Drury

Muriel Gilbert

Dukes, Marquises, Viscounts,

Earls and Barons

Charles Ainsworth

Keith Edgar

Robert Goudie

James Hepburn

David Lloyd-Jones

Peter Knight

William Malpass

Harold Moore

Alex Plank

David Poole

George Poynor

Eric Roberts

George Poynor

Eric Roberts

Barrie Stevenson

Owen Williams


Dorothy Armitage

Eunice Baron

Frances Bird

Mabel Cookson

Ann Dickinson

Gwen Doyle

Annette Gilroy

Julie Griffiths

Marion Hellam

Jean Hill

Elsie Knight

Dorothy Mills

Eileen Pritchard

Catherine Rowan

Eva Seddon

Frances Shepherd

Kathleen Stananought

Mollie Stananought

Elizabeth Turner

Production Team


Musical Director

May Collins

David H Gilroy

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