Entertaining Mr Sloane

Year: 1977

Start Date: 21 January

End Date: 22 January

Production Company: Chesterfield Civic Theatre Ltd.

Genres

Comedy

Author: Joe Orton

Director: Peter Frost

Company:

Jean Fergusson Roy Preston Michael Ames Eric Dowdy

Background to Production:

No Information Available

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Director’s notes (Derek Coleman). Feb. 1977 marks the opening of celebrations throughout Britain to commemorate the Queen’s Jubilee (Silver). Here at the Civic we celebrate the anniversary (19th Feb. 1949) when Chesterfield Borough Council took advantage of the recent Act of Parliament enabling local authorities to give financial assistance direct to theatres, creating here the first Civic Theatre in Britain. Goes on to promote this production and also “Entertaining Mr Sloane” (2 nights in middle of “Roar like a Dove”)

Other items / issues of interest:

Shared programme with "Roar Like a Dove.Programme in general format for 76-77 Season.

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