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Watch It, Sailor!

Finally!  The Wick Theatre Company emerges. This is the first production under their new name.

The programme advertised both, ‘The Young Wick Players’ and the ‘Wick Theatre Company’ on its cover.

The Barn Theatre, Southwick Community Centre

October 31 November 1, 2 & 3 1962

Watch It, Sailor!

by Philip King  &  Falkland Cary

Directed by
Frances Moulton

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“Doors that really slammed!”
– Brighton & Hove Gazette –


Elizabeth Courtney-King – Shirley Hornett

Barrie Bowen – Albert Tufnell A.B.

Clodagh O’Farrell – Daphne Pink

Raymond Hopper – Carnoustie Bligh A.B.

Ralph Dawes – Henry Hornet

Betty Elliott – Edie Hornett

Betty Dawes – Emma Hornett

Mary Gedge – Mrs. Lack

Ross Workman – Lt. Commander Hardcastle R.N.


Production Crew

Stage ManagerBrian Moulton

ASMTrevor Burchell

LightingFrank Hurrell

EffectsIan Elliott

PropertiesRoger Nichols

PropertiesMaureen Payne

Set Design & ConstructionBarrie Bowen

Set Design & ConstructionHarry Chinchen

Front of House ManagerGeorge Penney

Foyer DecorElizabeth Penney


Programme Note: Watch It, Sailor!

FM wrote: “It is with much pleasure that we are at last able to present for your entertainment this comedy – the sequel to our very successful production of Sailor Beware!

We are lucky to have, with one exception, our original cast, and all of the members of the Wick Theatre Company for many years.”