Iolanthe 1975

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This was the 3rd Main Show performed by the society.

To go to the gallery for this production follow this link: Iolanthe 1975 Gallery

Gilbert & Sullivan Society Committee 1974/75

Chairperson: Brian Kennedy


Iolanthe Crew:

Producer: Gordon James

Musical Director: Paul Sudlow

Stage Manager: Keith Scholes

Staging: Paul Marriott, Mike Powell, Chris Sissons, Mike Stone and Peter Wall-Sharper

Lighting: Mike Blakeston, Dave Gray and John Russel

Sound: Albert Deakin

Make-up: Barbara Beckett, Helen Corran, Gail Horsley, Linda Pengelly and Carol Walton

Props: Claire Chantry, Gordon James, Sue Pounds, Chris Rees and Martin Rumsby

Publicity: Angela Fairhead and Brian Kennedy

Ushers: Rod Arnatt, Dave Atkin, Helen Brown, Pam Deft, Helen Kimber, Rachel Kimber and Audrey Price


Iolanthe Cast:

The Lord Chancellor: John Heritage

Earl of Mountararat: Frank Banks

Earl of Tolloller: David Fletcher

Private Willis: Richard Kenchington

Strephon: Stephen Errey

Queen of the Fairies: Margaret MacLure

Iolanthe: Ann Robinson

Celia: Jean Dowland

Leila: Angela Fairhead

Fleta: Isobel Payne

Phyllis: Jenny Gilliver

Chorus of Dukes, Marquises, Earls, Viscounts & Barons: Keith Abbot, Alex Abiola, Gordon James, Brian Kennedy, Lionel Kevis, Del Palmer, Christopher Rees, Martin Rumsby, John Sparrow, Richard Street and Ashley Wilson.

Chorus of Fairies: Eleanor Beaton, Lynda Blacklock, Petrina Fridd, Jennifer Green, Jane Harp, Francesca Lane, Fiona Moxon, Susan Pounds, Sylvia Potter, Susan Smith, Angela Sykes, Ann Tanner, Dorothy Thompson, Catharine Tickner, Madeleine Tucker, Beryl Wall, Alison Wedgbury.


Conductor: Jonathan Trout

Instrumentalists: Sheila Hawken, Sheila Benny, Eileen Popple, Peter Barras, Malcolm Brunton, Jacqueline Brunton, Gill Persicke, Kate Halsall, Mary-Sue Prager, Mark Lockett, Sophie Preston, John Owen, Liz Parry, Sarah Kemsley, Gilly Thomas, Vicki Metcalfe, Ken Robers, Barbara Lander, Dan Lupton, Colin Lunt, K

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