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Mary Chase

Directed by: Edna Garner

26th - 30th March 1985

Harvey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy by Mary Chase, is the story of a perfect gentleman, Elwood P. Dowd, and his best friend, Harvey -- a pooka, who is a six-foot tall, invisible rabbit. When Elwood begins introducing Harvey around town, his embarrassed sister, Veta Louise, and her daughter, Myrtle Mae, determine to commit Elwood to a sanitarium....

Myrtle Mae SimmonsVal Middleton-Egan
Veta Louise SimmonsKathy Russell
Elwood P DowdDerrick Jones
Mrs Ethel ChauvenetDorothy Ashcroft
Ruth KellyIngrid Folkard
Duane WilsonRon Townley
Lyman Sanderson M.D.Neil Hayward
William R Chumley M.D.Tom Hind
Betty ChumleyFreda Hinson
Judge Omar GaffneyJohn Garner
E J LofgrenRon Thompson
ClaraJoyce Pomfret
Stage ManagerGeoff Reyner
Asst. Stage ManagerDoreen Wilding
Set ConstructionMary Burns
Barbara Hayward
Alan Churchhouse
Adam Hare
Geoffrey Frost
Cyril Hines
Steven Lever
Keith Miller
LightingChris Eglin
Andy Moore
SoundClive Jones
PropertiesMarjorie Cox
Beryl Churchhouse
WardrobeJoyce Pomfret
Make-up Edna Garner
Scenic ArtistMary Burns
Programme CoverDerek Frith
ContinuityBarbara Singh
Production AssistantDoreen Jones
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