THE LONG AND THE SHORT AND THE TALL
Production Date: October 1997
Directed by: Anthony White
Genre: War Drama
Staged: The Martlets Hall, Burgess Hill
A tough, critically acclaimed play about a group of British soldiers who are unenthusiastic about their duties in the Malayan jungle until they discover that soldiering is more than just a game. The men must face up to unforseen issues of loyalty, honour and danger if they are to survive.
BHTC NOTES: This production was first performed by the club in 1976 which was also directed by Anthony White. Click here to see The Long and the Short and the Tall - 1976.
Recognised by the Mid-Sussex Times Newspaper Annual Awards
Best Supporting Actor - Chris Smith
Best Set Design - Anthony White - See Details Below.
Set Construction Team
Box Office Manager & Front of House Manager
Geoff Twyman, Bob Awcock, Alan Herbert,
Keith Griffiths, David Bevan, Leon Figg,
Ron Whitehead & Laurie Parsons
Tim Pateman, Daniel Pepper & Keith Samphier
Playwrights: Wills Hall
Sgt. Mitchem, R.
Cpl. Johnstone, E.
L/Cpl. Macleish, A.J.
Pte. Whitaker, S.
Pte. Evans, T.E
Pte. Bamforth, C.
Pte, Smith, P.
THE LONG AND THE SHORT
AND THE TALL
BHTC Production Number: 192