A Midsummer Night’s Dream – 26/04/1941

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Title A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Start Date 26/04/1941
End Date 03/05/1941
Choreographer Daisy Pirnitzer
Music Director Margaret Sutherland
Director Keith Macartney
Author William Shakespeare
Choreographer Hanny Kolm
Designer Kathleen Martin
Designer Florence Martin
Company Tin Alley Players
Venue Union Theatre
References from: Theatre Production DB; Farrago 8/5/41; Minutes; “Sun” April 24 1941, p.38.,Rowden white: Elden De Steiger Coll: 184/01 box 2/2 bag: 1940-41
Notes Performances April 26-May 3. Plan 3 more plays, June, September, and December. 9 sell out performances. Miss Muriel Cheek sang songs composed by Margaret Sutherland at a meeting of the ‘staff and distaff’.
Reviews “The Sun News-Pictorial”, 28 April 1941, p.30: “All the enchantment of midsummer night in a moonlit wood was captured on the stage”.
Cast Keith Macartney (Puck).Joy youlden, Elden de Steiger, Elisabeth Neate, Ruby May, Pegy Tellick, Erica Goldring, Mavis Osborn, Bill Scott, Cynthia Sutton, liesel Haas, Jean Lawson

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