Alladin Pantomine Late 40s - a Memory of Weymouth.
When i left school i wanted to go on yhe stage so my first experance was at the ALEX GARDEN THEATRE, with Peter Powell (Sandy Powells son),Unfortunaly My first husband destroyed my photos of the Panto,(Divorced) and as im writting of my life experances it would be nice if anyone could help me, Iremember being billetedat a lodging in Marine Parade,and having to run out of the theatrewhen the show finishedto be first to get a bath ,because the hot water would not last for all the girls,Our Heade Girls name wasI IRMA, and i remember,she was a MUSIC StUDENT in a Colledge in london,And on NEW YEARS EVE,we went to a Ball with the Mayer,From weymouth we went on to Bury Port Nr LANNELLI,Wales Every night after the show there were the usual stage door jonnies (MostlySailors From the Ships,As im getting older now (82) it would be great if anyonehas pitures or Grandparents who rember thePANTO ALLADIN,At the THEATRE in the 40s Best wishes MARIE.Known then as MARJORIE TOWNEND,,(PS,We used to rehearse at the MACS REHEARSAL ROOMS AT GREAT NEWPORT STREET LONDON,MANY THANKS,
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