The Pie and the Tart

The Pie and the Tart Adapted from the French by Hugh Chesterman
Performed 15th May 1953 at the 10th Letchworth Drama Festival 13-16 May, St Francis Theatre, Letchworth

Farce. Two hungry beggars, Jean and Pierre are the homeless and roaming the streets of France. They are forced to steal food, and then meet a mean baker.

The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953
The Pie and the Tart - May 1953

www.gardencitycollection.com contains two newspaper reviews (REF: LBM3001.17 and LBM3001.18) for this production

Cast

Pierre, a Vagabond : Noel Ripley

Jean, a Vagabond : Joe Platten

Gaultier, A Pastry Cook : Hugh Bidwell

Marion, His Wife : Muriel Whalley

Crew

Director : Gwen Spinks

Awards

Letchworth Drama Festival 1953: Runner Up Ponder Trophy