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"The Relapse"
Performed 26 September 1950
Wimpole Park Training College, Cambridgeshire 1947-1950.
A local history and genealogy page for the Parish of Wimpole.
Programme - The Relapse
Cast List - The Relapse
Scenes - The Relapse
Credits - The Relapse
W.P.T.C. Dramatic Society (Session III)
"The RELAPSE" by Sir John Vanbrugh. (First Produced at Drury Lane 1696)
at 7.30 p.m. on 26 September 1950 in the Assembly Hall
[Editorial note: this play was presented three days before the College finally closed.]
Dramatis Personal:
Lord Foppingham - a newly created peer: Robert McArthur
Berinthia - a widow: Cynthia Wadham
Loveless - a country gentleman: Reg. Bulbeck
Amanda - wife of Loveless: Iris Beer
Worthy - a gentleman of the town: Paul Collier
Sir Tunbelly Clumsey - a country gentleman: Eric Green
Miss Hoyden - daughter to Sir Tunbelly: Joan Marais
Nurse - her governante: Lesley Wright
Roger Bull - Chaplain to Sir Tunbelly: Harry Coulson
Sir John Friendly - neighbour to Sir Tunbelly: Chas Bailey
Young Fashion (Tom) - brother to Lord Foppington: Bod Lyndall
Coupler - a matchmaker: David Morris
Lory - servant to Young Fashion: Frank Yates
La Verole - valet to Lord Foppington: Pixie Taylor
Tailor - to Lord Foppington and Servant - to Sir Tunbelly: Peter Nash
Shoemaker - to Lord Foppington: Gordon Hyde
Mend Legs - a hosier and Constable: Bill Nuttall
Foretop - a periwig-maker: Joe Barker
Servant: Fred Porter
Tug - a waterman: Wally Sherriff
Mrs Calicoe - a sempstress: Liz Charles
Maid: Dinkie Butler
Property Mistress: Joan Skipsey
Lighting: Ron Radford
Thanks are also due to:
Phyl Carroll, Pat Smith, Betty Reynolds, Celia Haughton, Betty Bradley, Phyl Varah, Connie Winch, Ella Kilbey, Katherine Harding, Molly Dore, Dennis Endes, Stan Evans, Basil Littleproud, Eddie Harvey, Bill Varah, Phil Sherwood
and many others.
Produced by John Marais and Eric Green.
Dramatic Adviser: Robert McArthur.

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