Solomon’s Folly by Sydney Box
Performed 6 February 1937 at St Francis Theatre, Letchworth at the One Act Play Festival with Letchworth Groups.
A glimpse into the privtate life of Solomon, showing his real relations with the Queen of Sheba and interpersed with a running commentary from th Rev. Herbert Lovelace, who intrudes from the world of today.
Solomon (King of Israel) : Charles Bygrave
Makeda (Queen of Sheba) : Diana Robinson
Benaiah (Solomon’s Prime Minister : Selwyn Coles
Sofar (A Scribe) : Harry Doherty
Amina (Solomon’s Favourite Wife) : Kathleen Fitzpatrick
Naomi (Other Wife of Solomon) : Mrs Pooley
Tamar (Other Wife of Solomon) : Grace Coles
Rev Herbert Lovelace (Clerk in Holy Orders) : Cecil Plowman
Stage Managers : N Brooks. Tom Harding, G Baldwin
Electrician : Robert Footman