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Item 164.0100 - Theatre production: Androcles and the Lion

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Theatre production: Androcles and the Lion

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  • 1970 Jul. (Creation)
    Victoria Fair

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36 photographs : b&w prints. 149 photographs : b&w negatives. 29 photographs : b&w contact sheets ; 48 frames.

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Victoria Fair

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The photographs feature cast members James Berry as the Emperor (11, 17-19, 35-36), John Kirch as Androcles (15, 18-19, 21-23, 27, 31-36), Graham MacPherson as the Lion (16, 18), Harriet Allen as Lavinia (7-8, 19, 24, 26-27, 30, 33, 35-36), Richard Galuppi as Ferrovius (9-10, 17, 19, 22-23, 27, 31-36), Hugh Henderson as the Menagerie Keeper (12-13, 16), John Getgood as Centurion (14, 25-26, 31-32) and Helen Smith as Megaera (6, 21). Scenery and properties for this production were designed by Robert Cothran, costumes by Allan Granstrom and Lighting by Robert Field. Music for Androcles and the Lion was composed and directed by Christine Chester. This production was directed by Ralph Allen.

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  • General note: Programme included with photographs. Additional prints located in PB 050.0111, 050.0113, and 050.0119.

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