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SOUTHWICK

PLAYERS

COMMUNITY THEATRE SINCE 1935

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2020 SEASON

The Elephant Man is based on the life of Joseph "John" Merrick, who lived in London during the latter part of the nineteenth century. A horribly deformed young man, who has been a freak attraction in traveling side shows, is found abandoned and helpless and is admitted for observation to Whitechapel, a prestigious London hospital. Under the care of a famous young doctor, who educates him and introduces him to London society, Merrick changes from a sensational object of pity to the urbane and witty favorite of the aristocracy and literati. But his belief that he can become a man like any other is a dream never to be realized. TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

11 to 14th March 2020

 

CAST:

Joseph Merrick - Trefor Levins
Frederick Treves - Adam Macrae

Carr Gomm - Andy Bell

Madge Kendal - Bee Mitchell-Turner

Bishop How / Conductor - David Balfe

Ross/ Porter - Tim Ingram

Pin 1 - Lou Yeo

Pin 2 - Charlotte Atkinson

Pin 3 - Zoe Eddon

Nurse Sandwich / Aristocrat / ensemble -

     Sharon Churchill

Lord John / Snork / Belgian Policeman - Roger Lee

Pin Manager / Aristocrat / Ensemble - Claire Coull

Princess Alexandra / Ensemble - Candy White

UK Policeman / Ensemble - David Otway
Audience Carnival Barker / Lever Man - Gary Cook

SHOW MEETING:
10th February 2020


AUDITIONS:
17th February

CALLBACKS:
19th February

More details and showpack for this fun and heartwarming show available by emailing: anitajones7@ntlworld.com

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