The Admirable Crichton

The Admirable Crichton by J M Barrie   11th – 13th November 1954 at St Francis Theatre, Letchworth

Satirical comedy dealing with class and social structure, about a butler who rises to become the leader of his aristocratic employers after they are all stranded on a deserted island.

The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954
The Admirable Crichton -  November 1954

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Cast

Crichton : John Glass

The Hon. Ernest Woolley : Clifford Franklin

Lady Agatha Lasenby : Ella Edwards

Lady Catherine Lasenby : Jacqueline Smedley

Lady Mary Lasenby : Rosemary Read

The Rev. John Treherne

The Earl of Loam : Sandy McCulloch

Lord Brocklehurst : James Innes

Mrs Perkins : Doreen Virden

Monsieur Fleury : Victor Ryall

Mr Rolleston : Ken Wilson

Mr Tompsett : Joe Platten

Miss Fisher : Peggy Timmis

Miss Simmonds : Rose Barnham

Mademoiselle Jeanne : Christa Topham

Thomas : Ken Spinks

Eliza : Joyce Jones

Kitchen Maid : Judy Miles

Stable Boy : Edwin Abbot

Naval Officer : Kenneth Wilson

The Countess Brocklehurst : Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Crew

Producer : Ken Spinks

Stage Manager : Percy Simmonds

Lighting : L Penwright

House Manager : Charles Bygrave

Business Manager : Hugh Bidwell