Joan Bearman

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Joan Bearman

Born: 29 . 03 . 1933

First Appearance: May 1980

 

Curtain Call: 29 . 07 . 2014

The Order of Service for Joan. Worthing Crematorium. August 13, 2014.

Entrance music Moonlight Serenade by Glen Miller & his Orchestra
A reading of Gus, The Theatre Cat from Cats
The Address, given by Reverend Jonathan French on behalf of Joan’s sons, Phil and Mike
Music Sit down, you’re rocking the boat from Guys and Dolls
The Lord’s Prayer
The Committal
The Choir of St Michael’s Church Southwick singing
The Lord bless you and keep you by John Rutter
Departing music All That Jazz from Chicago

 


05/1980 – She Stoops to Conquer – Maid

09/1980 – Absent Friends – Marge

12/1980 – The Mad Woman of Chaillot – Mme. Constance

10/1981 – Man About the House – Ellen Isit

01/1982 – Oliver! – Mrs Sowerberry, Londoner

09/1982 – Rebecca – Director

02/1983 – Pink String and Sealing Wax – Stage Manager

04/1983 – Noah – Wolf

12/1983 – The Gingerbread Man – Mrs Big One – Assistant Stage Manager

03/1984 – Blithe Spirit – Ruth

05/1984 – And So To Bed – Doll

12/1984 – Ring Round the Moon – Capulet

02/1985 – The Unexpected Guest – Producer

03/1985 – Anastasia – Irina

12/1985 – Pinocchio – Director

05/1986 – The Noble Spaniard – Countess de Moret

09/1986 – Pygmalion – Flower seller
12/1986 – Season’s Greetings – Phyllis
02/1987 – The Anniversary – Assistant Stage Manager

10/1987 – Key for Two – Magda

01/1988 – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – Director

06/1988 – Cabaret – Mitzie

09/1988 – The Liver Birds – Mrs. Hennessey

12/1988 – Night Watch – Dr. Tracey Lake

04/1989 – When We Are Married – Continuity

06/1989 – Lloyd George Knew My Father – Properties

12/1989 – Alice in Wonderland – Director

03/1990 – Jane Eyre – Lady Ingram

12/1990 – Little Women – Mrs. March [Marmee]

06/1991 – Amadeus – Servant, Citizen of Vienna

12/1991 – Love from Judy – Mrs Pendleton, Carnival Reveller, Parent, Friend, Neighbour, Reveller 3

09/1992 – Daisy Pulls It Off – Mother

03/1993 – Guys and Dolls – Director

06/1993 – Steel Magnolias – M’Lynn

12/1993 – The Wizard of Oz – Munchkin, Citizen of Oz, Dancer

09/1994 – The Rape of the Belt – Continuity

04/1995 – Romeo and Juliet – Wardrobe

10/1995 – Les Liaisons Dangereuses – Assistant Stage Manager

12/1995 – The Plotters of Cabbage Patch Corner – Spider

06/1996 – The Rivals – Properties

03/1997 – It Runs in the Family – Mother

10/1997 – A Dolls House – Assistant Stage Manager

12/1997 – The Adventures of Mr. Toad – Director

09/1998 – On the Razzle – Gertrud, Scottish Couple [one of]

12/1998 – Man for All Seasons – Rehearsal prompt

06/1999 – Godspell – Assistant Stage Manager

12/1999 – A Christmas Carol – Mrs Fezziwig, Bell Ringer

07/2000 – Rumours – Assistant Director

12/2000 – Pride and Prejudice – Directed

10/2001 – The Madness of George lll – Maid

09/2002 – Dancing at Lughnasa – Set Painting

12/2002 – Allo ‘Allo – Peasant – Choreography

06/2003 – Out of Order – A Maid – Director’s Assistant

12/2003 – Charley’s Aunt – Assistant to the Director

06/2004 – Home – Marjorie

12/2004 – The Winslow Boy – Director

01/2006 – Dad’s Army – Mrs Fox

12/2007 – David Copperfield – Mrs Gummidge

09/2008 – Richard lll – Lord Mayor, Herbert, Citizen

06/2009 – Murdered to Death – Properties

01/2010 – Harvey – Ethel Chauvenet

12/2012 – Snow Queen – Old Woman, Finn Woman