Great Expectations

Year: 1960

Start Date: 1 February

End Date: 6 February

Production Company: The Chesterfield Civic Theatre Ltd

Author: adapted by Alec Guinness from the novel by Charles Dickens

Director: Richard Scott


David Rogers

Recurring Cast:

Penelope Keith Clare Kelly Hal Dyer Edward Fox Robin Hawdon

Background to Production:

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Items of Interest in the Programme:

"Dear Patrons" page (Richard Scott) "In these days when so many theatres are closing, one which was threatened has been saved as a proper theatre, run as a Civic Centre, a real hue of entertainment which belongs to you".... "We can only keep this theatre open with your support, so keep at it, and keep the seats full". Goes on to say nothing has been officially decided but every chance of another and possibly extended season. Gives thanks to all concerned, Town council, Committee of Management, front of house staff, stage staff, the cast members "Those people who lend us things" the theatre club and many others. Signs the letter "In the old fashioned actors way - your most humble, obedient servant".

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