A PHEONIX TOO FREQUENT

Programme 

Directed by:  Anthony Hole

Production Date:  October 2006

Genre:  1 Act Play - Comedy Drama

Playwright:  Christopher Fry

Group:  BHTC

Staged:  The Theatre, Church Walk, Burgess Hill

 

Synopsis: 

 

This version of the famous Matron of Ephesus, tells the story of a maid and her pious widow employer, who mourns for the death of her recently deceased husband. The maid is not quite so pious, yet both women begin to suffer the pangs of a self-imposed hunger and there are signs that they are also unhappy over the loss of male company. However, it's not until a handsome guard appears that the widow begins regretting withdrawing from the world. 



BHTC NOTES: A meal of pizza and salad followed by fruit was enjoyed by audiences, before the production commenced.

 

BHTC first presented this production in 1968 when the role of Tegius (the soldier) was played by Anthony Hole, who directed this production.  Click to see the 1968 Production.

 

 

Doto

Dynamene

Tegius-Chromis

 

Jacky Hilary

Laura McMenemy
David Plank

Cast

Asst. Producer

Stage Manager

Set Design & Decoration

Set Construction

Sound & Lighting

Wardrobe

Prompt

Properties

Hair & Make-Up

Publicity

Box Office & Front of House Manager

Jo White

Peter Forester

Anthony White

Peter Forester, Andy Squires & Keith Griffiths 

Chris ChildsPat Griffiths

Lara Weller

Jinanne Karkar

Pam Skilton

Matt Roberts

Rosalind Wood

Crew

Production Photos 1-4 & Flyer

A PHOENIX TOO FREQUENT 

Photographs courtesy of Sue Gooding

BHTC Production Number: 242

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