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Breath of Spring

The Barn Theatre, Southwick Community Centre.

December 14, 15 & 16, 1961.

Breath of Spring

by Peter Coke



Directed by
Elizabeth Penney


Betty Elliott – Miss Parry [Nan]

Maureen Hammonds – Lily Thompson

Betty Dawes – Lady Miller [Alice]

Ralph Dawes – The Brigadier [Bertie]

Bess Blagden – Dame Beatrice Appleby [Bee]

Frances Moulton – Miss Hatfield [Hattie]

Ross Workman – Detective Sergeant Pape

George Porter – Policeman


Production Crew

Stage Manager – Patrick Daniels

Lighting – Frank Hurrell

Sound Effects – Beverley Sturmey

Wardrobe – Jennie Walker

Stage Staff – Elizabeth Courtney-King

Stage Staff – Mary Chinchen

Stage Staff – Ann Skemer

Stage Staff – Maureen Paine

Set Design – John Perrett

Set Construction – John Perrett

Front of House Manager – George Penney


Programme Note:

EP wrote: “If you don’t enjoy this play, go and see your doctor!
If you don’t laugh at all, go and see a psychiatrist!
If you do enjoy it and laugh a lot, come and see the Young Wick again.”