Present Laughter

Present Laughter by Noel Coward  22-24 February 2001

Comedy. The plot depicts a few days in the life of the successful and self-obsessed light comedy actor Garry Essendine as he prepares to travel for a touring commitment in Africa. The character is a caricature of the author’s real-life persona.

Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001
Present Laughter - February 2001

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Cast

Daphne Stillington : Jilli Warren

Miss Erikson : Diana Evans

Fred : John Moules

Monica Reed : Elaine Willers

Garry Essendine : Roger Newman-Turner

Liz Essendine : Claire Fleming

Roland Maule : Phillip Bell

Henry Lypiatt : Jim Rix

Morris Dixon : Douglas Harding

Joanna Lypiatt : Karen Williams

Lady Saltburn : Susan Bromelow

Crew

Director : Roger Newman-Turner

Assistant Director : Ruth Ferguson

Stage Manager : Vince Cook

Prompt : Joyce Elson

Set Design : John Baskerville

Lighting : Peter Fleming

Sound : Mark Fleming

Properties : Margaret Bachini and Janet Burgoine

Costumes : Madeleine Foreman, Nicole Ashbrook and the Cast

Set Building : John Baskerville, John Elson, David Fyfe, Peter Fleming and Michael Inskeep