Iolanthe or "The Peer and the Peri"

Year: 1956

Start Date: 5 November

End Date: 10 November

Production Company: Chesterfield Operatic Society



Author: Gilbert and Sullivan

Director: Arthur Lawson


Stan Brown, Don Lawson, Fred Banks, Coun. Wheatley, Frank Clay, Peggy Childs, Muriel Watts, Janet Coker, Betty Halsall, Winnie Notley, Doreen Charlesworth, Chorus of Fairies and Chorus of Peers

Background to Production:

Full page details of the Operatic Society founded 1905. President: His Grace the Duke of Devonshire. Officials and Patrons listed. The story of Iolanthe + programme of musical numbers. Advert for Iolanthe Dinner and Dance 21st Nov. Station Hotel.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

A personal letter to Peggy Childs from "Bella" in Ripon, Yorkshire.

Other items / issues of interest:

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