YAOS Past Productions > 1938 > The Arcadians

Yeovil & District Amateur Operatic Society

presents

The Arcadians


Gaumont Palace Theatre, Yeovil

29 March - 2 April 1938


Produced under the Personal Direction of Mr Richard Andean
(late D'Oyly Carte Opera Company)


Hon Musical Director: Mr F L Purchase

Dancing by the Somerville School of Dancing


By Lionel Monckton and Howard Talbot

Song Lyricist: Arthur Wimperis


YAOS 1938 Production of 'The Arcadians' - Programme Cover
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The Cast & Orchestra of 'The Arcadians'. In the centre is 'The Deuce', who made a "fleeting but triumphal appearance as the finale of the second act" - possibly the only stage performance in Yeovil by a horse.
Arcadians cast & orchestra including horse
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The Arcadians cast on stage, with Mr George Mumford as the mournful jockey 'Peter Doody' and S Dobson as 'Simplicitas'
The Arcadians cast, with Mr George Mumford as Peter Doody, the mournful jockey
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The Ladies of the Chorus with 'Simplicitas'
Arcadians chorus
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Olive Duggan as 'Mrs Smith'
Olive Duggan as 'Mrs Smith' (later to become Olive Edwards)
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Olive Duggan played the part of 'Mrs Smith' (Olive was later to become Mrs Olive Edwards)
Olive Duggan played 'Mrs Smith'
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Press review of The Arcadians, from the 'Yeovil Review'
Press cutting from 'Yeovil Review'
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Press cutting with The Arcadians cast photograph
The Arcadians press cutting
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Gaumont Palace, The Triangle, Yeovil (opened in 1934).
Gaumont Palace Theatre, The Triangle, Yeovil
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