The Pie and the Tart

The Pie and the Tart Adapted from the French by Hugh Chesterman
Performed 21st June 1962 at the Welwyn Drama Festival

Information from 1962 Welwyn Drama Festival Programme, Welwyn Resource Library Ref: 792 Local Studies

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.


Jean : John Cruse

Pierre : John Elson

Gaultier (A Pastry Cook) : George Andrews

Marion (His Wife) : Joyce Jones

Townspeople : J Beattie, M Bryant, H Chevasse, M Ford, A Tomlinson, H Kemp


Director : Gwen Spinks

Settings and Costumes : Noel Ripley