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The Barn Theatre, Southwick Community Centre.

July 5, 6, 7 & 8, 2000.


by Neil Simon

“Side-splitting success “
– Shoreham Herald –


Directed by
Betty Dawes


Margaret Pierce – Christine Bevans

Tony Allen – Ken Bevans

Judith Berrill – Claire Cummings

John Garland – Leonard Cummings

Margaret Ockenden – Cookie Cusack

Ralph Dawes – Earnest Cusack

Olive Smith – Cassie Cooper

John Robinson – Glenn Cooper

Peter Thompson – P.C. Conklin

Michelle Wragg – W.P.C. Casey


Production Crew

Assistant Director – Joan Bearman

Stage Manager – Dave Collis

ASM – Marc Lewis

Set Designer – Amanda Evans

Lighting Design – Trevor Langley

Effects – Simon Snelling

Set Construction – Brian Box

Set Construction – Dave Comber

Set Construction – Dave Collis

Set Construction – Mike Davy

Set Construction – Marc Lewis

Set Construction – Mark Flower

Set Painting – Sheila Neesham

Set Painting – Frances Thorne

Properties – Margaret Davy

Properties – Sue Whittaker

Press & Publicity – Rosemary Bouchy

Press & Publicity – Judith Berrill

Press & Publicity – Rosemary Brown

Press & Publicity – Frances Thorne

Box Office & Front of House – Margaret Murrell


Programme Note #1: Rumours

BD wrote: “I read a copy of Rumours and instantly knew it was a play written for a Wick production.
You do not have to worry whether you can understand the plot or feel depressed – just sit back in your chair and enjoy with us, every wonderful moments of Rumours go home feeling on top of the world.”