Start Date: 21 January
End Date: 26 January
Author: Philip Mackie
Director: John Bryans
Barbara Whatley.Graham Lines.Elizabeth Friis.Laurence Fletcher.Rosalind Sarjeant. Alan Wallace. Frederick Hall.
Background to Production:
Aldwich Theatre,London 11 October 1955
Items of Interest in the Programme:
A representative visited the theatre from the Manchester Guardian & wrote a very favourable review of the theatre audience`s warmth & interchange of "live" theatre.This review was then printed on 13 th December 1956.The review began " Manchester would be lucky to have a place like the Chesterfield Civic Theatre;just the right size for the repertory. . ."
Other items / issues of interest:
The audience numbers had decreased due to the rationing of petrol.The general manager suggested ways for people to continue to come and thus maintain a regular attendance which was important at this difficult time.