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Plays: 1980

1980: LIBERTY HALL - Michael Frayn (Greenwich Theatre) Julian Fellowes, Anthony Sharpe, Rowena Cooper, Rikki Fulton, George Cole, Jill Meager, Oliver Cotton; dir:Alan Dossor [24pp; notes, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1980: PRIVATE LIVES - Noel Coward (Greenwich Theatre) Michael Jayston, Maria Aitken, Jenny Quayle, Ian Collier, Lesley Gregson; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated article, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1980: NEXT TIME I'LL SING TO YOU - James Saunders (Greenwich Theatre) Michael Melia, Malcolm Mudie, Judy Geeson, Nickolas Grace, Colin Bruce; dir:Toby Robertson [24pp; illustrated article, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1980: JOHN BULL'S OTHER ISLAND - G.B.Shaw (Greenwich Theatre) Christopher Benjamin, Patrick Duggan, Tony Doyle, P.G.Stephens, Sorcha Cusack, John Biggerstaff, Chris Gannon, Doyne Byrd; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated article, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1980: DIRTY LINEN, and NEW-FOUND-LAND - Tom Stoppard (Greenwich Theatre) Crawford Logan, Reginald Jessup, Derren Nesbitt, Ian Gardiner; dir:Ed Berman [16pp; biographies, notes] £2

1980: TIME AND THE CONWAYS - J.B.Priestley (Greenwich Theatre) Irene Sutcliffe, Bruce Bould, Alison Skilbeck, Philip Bowen, Louisa Rix, Clare Higgins, Suzanne Burden, Diane Bull, Colin Higgins, Martin Milman; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; notes, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1980: ALL TOGETHER NOW - Peter Buckman (Greenwich Theatre) Colin Blumenau, Terry Molloy, Michael Mellinger, Patsy Rowlands, Tony Steedman, David Riley; dir:Peter Dews [24pp; notes, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1980: TOAD OF TOAD HALL - A.A.Milne, from The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame (Old Vic) Ian Talbot, David King, Terry Wale, Barrie Jaimeson; dir:David Conville [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, programme notes, illustrations, synopsis of scenes, biographies with charming line drawings, production photo etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1980: SAY WHO YOU ARE - Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) Pete Murray, Dilys Watling, Una Stubbs, Michael Aspel; dir:Val May [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1980: ONCE A CATHOLIC - Mary O'Malley (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) Doreen Keogh, Kathleen Moffatt, Di Langford, Terry Mortimer, Terence Frisby, Fiona McArthur, Tina Jones, Claire Lewis, Karen Drury, Amanda Bellamy, Barbara Peak, Isabel Lansdale, Gary Holton, Martyn Hesford; dir:Michael Bogdanov [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, interview with Mary O'Malley, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1980: NIGHT AND DAY - Tom Stoppard (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford) John White, Honeyboy Keith Williams, Kate O'Mara, Paul Davies, George Sewell, John Hudson, Harvey Ashby, Mark Heath; dir:Edward de Souza [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1980: THE LAST OF MRS.CHEYNEY - Frederick Lonsdale (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham) Michael Aldridge, Alister Cameron, Mark Barratt, Pamela Merrick, Ian Masters, Moyra Fraser, Judi Maynard, Simon Williams, James Villiers, Joan Collins, Elspeth March, David Killick; dir:Nigel Patrick [26pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1980: MARY ROSE - J.M.Barrie (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham) Josephine Woodford, Ralph Lawford, Buster Merryfield, Michael Shannon, Ann Hamilton, Melanie Parr, Tom Karol; dir:David Horlock [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1980: LADY AUDLEY'S SECRET - Colin Henry Hazlewood (Theatre Royal, Bury St.Edmunds) The Actors Company: Michael Malnick, Richard Cordery, Steven Mann, Richard Owens, Christina Greatrex, Rosemary Williams, Ann Penfold, Lawrence Blackmore, Philip Cade, Stephen Diamond, Robert Selbie; dir:John David [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1980: AN INSPECTOR CALLS - J.B.Priestley (Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead) Clifford Rose, Henry Moxon, June Brown [24pp; cast photos; VG] £3

1980: THREADS (Hampstead Theatre) Robbie Coltrane, Phyllis Logan, Mark Windsor, Pat Doyle; dir:Robin Lefevre [20pp; VG] £2

1980: CONSIDER MY POSITION (Yvonne Arnaud) Paula Wilcox, Lance Percival, Hugh Lloyd, Ian Wallace [20pp; cast biogs and photos; VG] £3

1980: IN PRAISE OF LOVE - Terence Rattigan ( (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Cambridge Theatre Company: Jonathan Newth, Barbara Young, Clive Carter; dir:Sheila Hancock [20pp; production photos; VG] £3

1980: JANE - Somerset Maugham (Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford) Barbara Lott, Toby Robins, Jerome Willis, Edward Brayshaw, Brian Jameson, Julian Barnes, Marsha Fitzalan [20pp; cast photos; VG] £3

1980: THE GIRL IN MELANIE KLEIN - James Saunders (Watford Palace Theatre) Frank Finlay, Elizabeth Bennett, Susan Penhaligon, Renee Asherson, Robert Flemyng, Frank Wylie, Howard Lew Lewis; dir:Michael Attenborough [20pp; biographies; VG] £2

1980: THE HOTHOUSE - Harold Pinter (Ambassadors) Derek Newark, Angela Pleasence, James Grout, Edward de Souza, Michael Forrest; dir:Pinter [20pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, 5 photos etc.; VG] £4

1980: THE LAST OF MRS.CHEYNEY - Lonsdale (Cambridge) Joan Collins, Simon Williams, James Villiers, Elspeth March, Michael Aldridge, David Killick, Moyra Fraser; dir:Nigel Patrick [20pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, 9 photos etc.; VG] £4

1980: THE MONKEY WALK - John Murray (Yvonne Arnaud) Patrick Mower; dir:Charles Ross [20pp; photos; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1980: NIGHT AND DAY - Tom Stoppard (Greenwich Theatre) Maureen Lipman, Jack Hedley; dir:Edward de Souza [16pp; VG] £2

1980: PIAF - Pam Gems (Forum Theatre, Wythenshawe) Library Theatre Company production, w.Yvonne Edgell; dir:Howard Lloyd-Lewis [8pp quadruple-fold; photos; VG] £2

1980: THE CASE OF DAVID ANDERSON Q.C. - Hale (Traverse Theatre) Corin Redgrave, Jon Croft, Phyllis Logan; dir:Chris Parr [12pp A4 sheets stapled together; folded; VG] £3

1980: TAKING STEPS - Alan Ayckbourn (Richmond Theatre) Nicola Pagett, Paul Chapman, Michael Maloney, Dinsdale Landen, Richard Kane, Wendy Murray; dir:Michel Rudman [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1980 (Sep): TAKING STEPS - Alan Ayckbourn (Lyric) Nicola Pagett, Paul Chapman, Michael Maloney, Dinsdale Landen, Richard Kane, Wendy Murray; dir:Michel Rudman [28pp; photos; VG] £3

1980: ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST - Dario Fo (Wyndham's) Belt and Braces Roadshow: John Surman, Andrew de la Tour, Gavin Richards, Jim Bywater, Clive Russell, Pat Brackenbury; dir:Gavin Richards [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, extensive programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1980: ENJOY - Alan Bennett (Vaudeville) Colin Blakely, Joan Plowright, Philip Sayer, Susan Littler, Roger Alborough, Julian Ronnie, Stephen Flynn, Liz Smith, Graham Wyles, Michael Hughes, Marc Sinden, Simon Painter, Gareth Price; dir:Ronald Eyre [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, 11 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980: THE DRESSER - Ronald Harwood (Queen's) Tom Courtenay, Jane Wenham, Jacqueline Tong, Janet Henfrey, Freddie Jones, Lockwood West, Geoffrey McGivern, Rex Arundel, David Browning, Peter O'Dwyer, Kenneth Oxtoby, Trevor Griffiths; dir:Michael Elliott [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1980: STAGE STRUCK - Simon Gray (Vaudeville) Alan Bates, Nigel Stock, Sheila Ballantine; dir:Stephen Hollis [24pp; photos; VG] £3

1980: MAKE AND BREAK - Michael Frayn (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) James Grout, Peter Blythe, Glyn Grain, Prunella Scales, Ray Edwards, Ian Gray, Gary Fairhall, Anthony Roye, Catherine Neilson, Leonard Rossiter, David Graham, Donald Morley, Paul Gregory; dir:Michael Blakemore [36pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, credits, 8 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1980 (Oct): RATTLE OF A SIMPLE MAN - Charles Dyer (Savoy) Pauline Collins, John Alderton, John Challis; dir:Peter Egan [32pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 7 photos etc.; VG] £4

1980: BORN IN THE GARDENS - Peter Nichols (Globe) Beryl Reid, Barry Foster, Peter Bowles, Jan Waters; dir:Clifford Williams [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, cast photos, 2 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1980: BEECHAM - Caryl Brahams and Ned Sherrin (Apollo) Timothy West, Terry Wale [20pp; photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1980: DUET FOR ONE - Tom Kempinski (Duke of York's) Frances de la Tour, David de Keyser [32pp; 7 rehearsal photos; punch holes, else VG] £2

1980: DON'T JUST LIE THERE, SAY SOMETHING! - Michael Pertwee (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Ann Thornton, Raymond Bowers, Lindsay Rodwell, Michael Napier Brown, Peter Denyer, Michael Boland, Jane Collins, Candice Hartley; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits, theatre notes etc.; VG] £2

1980: THE UNVARNISHED TRUTH - Royce Ryton (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Bill Bradley, Naomi Buch, Peter Geddis, Dorothy Primrose, Malcolm Farquhar, Nancy Gower, Peter Whitbread, Vilma Hollingbery, Carol Evans; dir:Michael Napier Brown [20pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits, theatre notes etc.; VG] £2

1980: HAY FEVER - Noel Coward (Lyric, Hammersmith) Felicity Dean, Brian Stirner, Mary Griffiths, Constance Cummings, John Le Mesurier, Jeremy Child, Polly Adams, Moray Watson, Yvonne Antrobus; dir:Michael Blakemore [20pp, 5.25x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits, programme notes etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1980: ILLUMINATIONS - Peter Jenkins (Lyric, Hammersmith) Paul Eddington, Bill Nighy, Nigel Stock, Judy Loe; dir:Richard Cottrell [24pp; photos; stylish programme] £3

1980: A LIFE - Hugh Leonard (Old Vic) Abbey Theatre Company: Cyril Cusack, Dearbhla Molloy, Maureen Toal, Philip O'Flynn; dir:Joe Dowling [20pp; notes, cast photos; VG] £3

1980: NOT QUITE JERUSALEM - Paul Kember (Royal Court) Bernard Strother, Philip Davis, Annie Hayes, Kevin McNally, Bruce Alexander, Leslee Udwin; dir:Les Water [6pp triple-fold, 6x9.75; cast list, credits etc.; slightly tatty, minor marks on back, else VG] £1

1980: A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED - Agatha Christie, adapted by Leslie Darbon (Nell Gwynne Theatre, Hereford) Sallyann Webster, Margaret Ashcroft, Patricia Kneale, Richard Kettles, Elisabeth Scott, Doreen Andrew, Brigid O'Hara, Daphne Odin-Pearse, Michael Dyerball, Tony Parkin, Dermot Walsh; dir:Dermot Walsh [20pp, 4.1x12; cast list, biographies, credits etc.; minor marks on back, slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1980: THE DRESSER - Ronald Harwood (Manchester Royal Exchange) Tom Courtenay, Isabel Dean, Jacqueline Tong, Carol Gillies, Freddie Jones, Lockwood West, Geoffrey McGivern, Rex Arundel, Anthony Benson, Joe Holmes, Guy Nicholls; dir:Michael Elliott [16pp; 8.25x11.75; historical photos & others; light marks on cover, else VG] £4

Plays: 1981

1981: TEN TIMES TABLE - Alan Ayckbourn (Key Theatre, Peterborough) Rodney Diak, Robert Vahey, Ann Hamilton, Laurel Burton, Michael Duggan, Eileen Bell, Walter Brown, Roy Finn, Nina West; dir:Tony Clayton [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, 2 cast biographies and photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1981: THE KILLING GAME - Thomas Muschamp (Greenwich Theatre) Hannah Gordon, Peter Gilmore, Lewis Fiander, Philip Bond, Ernest Clark; dir:Derek Martinus [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £2

1981: ABIGAIL'S PARTY - Mike Leigh (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Cheryl Hall, Nicholas Day, Marilyn Cutts, Christopher Fulford, Gloria Connell; dir:Philip Partridge [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits, programme note etc.; VG] £2

1981: HARVEST - Ellen Dryden (Ambassadors Theatre) David Horovitch, Lynn Farleigh, Mary Chester, Constance Chapman, Donald Gee, Gwen Taylor, Sylvestra Le Touzel; dir:Alan Dossor [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies rehearsal photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981: STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Comedy Theatre) Jo Warne, Stewart Harwood, Georgina Hale, Maria Charles, Brenda Blethyn, Sheila Ruskin, Meg Davies; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; biographies, production photos; VG] £4

1981: 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD - Helene Hanff (Ambassadors) Rosemary Leach, David Swift, Charmian May [20pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1981: HOUSE GUEST - Francis Durbridge (Theatre Royal, Brighton) Jane Cussons, Sarah Bullen, Susan Hampshire, Gerald Harper, Richard Gale, Philip Stone, Barry Stokes, Barbara Atkinson, Ralph Greader; dir:Val May [20pp; cast list, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1981: LOOSE ENDS (Hampstead Theatre) Kevin McNally, Anna Nygh, Ron Cook [20pp; biographies; VG] £2

1981: PRESENT LAUGHTER - Noel Coward (Greenwich Theatre) Donald Sinden, Gwen Watford, Belinda Lang, Dinah Sheridan, Julian Fellowes, Polly Adams; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; notes, biographies; VG] £3

1981: THE GOLDEN AGE - A.R.Gurney Jnr. (Greenwich Theatre) Constance Cummings, Angela Thorne, Vincent Marzello; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; biographies, photos, notes; VG] £4

1981: JUST A VERSE AND CHORUS (Greenwich Theatre) Roy Hudd, Billy Dainty, Caro Gurney, Roy Macready, Penelope Nice, Dudley Stevens; dir:Robin Midgley and Patrick McIntyre [24pp; illustrated articles, cast biographies w.photos, notes; VG] £3

1981: THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA - George Bernard Shaw (Greenwich Theatre) Leigh Lawson, Maria Aitken, William Lucas, Harold Kasket, Wensley Pithey, James Cossins, Christopher Hancock, Marilyn Cutts; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated article, cast biographies etc.; VG] £3

1981: ANOTHER COUNTRY - Julian Mitchell (Greenwich Theatre) Rupert Everett, Joshua Le Touzel, Piers Flint-Shipman, David Parfitt, Michael Parkhouse, Christopher Villiers, Matthew Solon, Simon Dutton, Gary Carp, David William; dir:Stuart Burge [24pp; illustrated articles, cast biographies and photos etc.; VG] £3

1981: THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Faith Brook, John Arnatt, Lucy Gutteridge, Tony Caunter, David Troughton, Denys Hawthorne [24pp; cast photos; VG] £3

1981: ROSE (Salisbury Playhouse) Christine Edmonds, Edward Halstead [20pp; biographies; VG] £2

1981: DIRTY LINEN and NEW-FOUND LAND - Tom Stoppard (Shaw Theatre) Mandy Rice-Davies, Henry McGee, Robin Halstead, Reginald Jessup [8pp; biographies; very slight edge damage, else VG] £2

1981: WAR WITH THE NEWTS - Murray/Capek (Riverside Studios) Michael Ames, Henry Davis, Txi Whizz; dir:Ken Campbell [thrice-folded 16.5x23.5 single sheet, forming poster for the show (featuring the smiling cast); VG] £4

1981: WHOSE LIFE IS IT ANYWAY? - Brian Clark (Yvonne Arnaud) Simon Ward, Paula Wilcox; dir:Brian Hewitt-Jones [20pp; VG] £2

1981: MACREADY! - Frank Barrie (Arts Theatre) Frank Barrie; dir:Donald Mackechnie [20pp, 5.25x8.5; extracts from Macready's diary, portrait of Frank Barrie as Macready, biographies, notes, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981 (Jan): DUET FOR ONE - Tom Kempinski (Duke of York's) Frances de la Tour, David de Keyser; dir:Roger Smith [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 7 photos etc.; VG] £4

1981: THE BEASTLY BEATITUDES OF BALTHAZAR B - Donleavy (Duke of York's) Simon Callow, Patrick Ryecart, Sylvia Coleridge; dir:Ron Daniels [28pp; 3 photos; VG] £3

1981: ARMS AND THE MAN - George Bernard Shaw (Lyric) Alice Krige, Pat Heywood, Anna Nygh, Richard Briers, Charles Rogers, Anthony Pedley, Richard Pearson, Peter Egan; dir:Jonathan Lynn [32pp; rehearsal photos, biographies, article by Vivian Elliot; w.flyer; VG] £3

1981: GOOSE-PIMPLES (Garrick) Marion Bailey, Jill Baker, Jim Broadbent, Paul Jesson, Antony Sher; devised by Mike Leigh [24pp; 11 production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1981: TONIGHT AT 8.30 - Noel Coward (Lyric) Cambridge Theatre Company: John Standing, Estelle Kohler, Hugh Lloyd, Susie Blake, Zulema Dene; dir:Jonathan Lynn [32pp; production photos, cast biographies, illustrated article; "Complimentary" stamped on cover; VG] £4

1981: SATYRICON - Peter Collins/Peter Benedict (Phoenix) Peter Benedict, Edward Bryant, Jamie Cresswell, Simon Green, Nick Hirst, Gary Martin, David Napier, Nicholas Orchard, William Parker, Peter Stenson, Robbie Swales; dir:Peter Benedict [20pp, 5.25x8.5; 13 cast photos; w.flyer, and newscutting with cast photo; VG] £4

1981: MOVING - Price (Queen's) Penelope Keith, Peter Jeffrey, Barbara Ferris [20pp; production photos] £2

1981 (Feb): ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST - Dario Fo (Wyndham's) Andy de la Tour, Gavin Richards, Pat Brackenbury [24pp; biographies, articles] £2

1981 (Jul): ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST - Dario Fo (Wyndham's) John Surman, Gavin Richards, Susan Denaker [28pp; biographies, articles] £2

1981: ALL MY SONS - Arthur Miller (Wyndham's) Colin Blakely, David Baron, Ken Drury, Pat Starr, Pamela Merrick, Garrick Hagon, Miles Parsey/Bryan Rogan/Joseph De Marce/Daniel Holender, Rosemary Harris, Jill Baker, Richard Durden; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981: OUTSIDE EDGE - Richard Harris (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Janet Allen, Martin Sadler, David English, Guy Nicholls, Susan Edmonstone, Alan Bodenham, Lynette Edwards, Mark Harrison, Kate Spiro; dir:Michael Napier Brown [20pp, 5.75x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; G] £2

1981: MURDER MISTAKEN - Janet Green (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Nancy Gower, Veda Warwick, David English, Mark Harrison, Sheila Matthews, Janet Allen; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 5.75x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; G] £2

1981: SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR - Bernard Slade (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Janet Allen, Malcolm Stoddard; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 5.75x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; G] £2

1981: CHAPTER TWO - Neil Simon (Lyric Hammersmith) Gary Waldhorn, George Layton, Maureen Lipman, Lynda Bellingham [20pp; biographies, notes; VG] £3

1981: FAVOURITE NIGHTS - Stephen Poliakoff (Lyric Hammersmith) Peter Postlethwaite, Susan Tracy, John Duttine [24pp; biographies, notes; VG] £3

1981: THE DAME OF SARK - William Douglas Home (Connaught Theatre, Worthing) Jean Anderson, John Bentley, Basil Hoskins, Jo-Anne Good, Bernard Martin, Maurice Thorogood, Philip Godawa, David Rose, Richard Drabble, Jeannie Harris, Chris Taylor; dir:Leonard White [16pp, 7.5x10; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981: ARSENIC AND OLD LACE - Joseph Kesselring (Connaught Theatre, Worthing) Betty Turner, Marjorie Wilde, Michael Cochrane, Richard Latham, Pat Terry, Buster Merryfield, Martin Cochrane; dir:Mark Woolgar [16pp, 7.5x10; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981 (Oct): SUBMARINERS - McClenaghan (Plymouth Hoe Theatre) Ian Reddington, Nick Burnell, David Kincaid, Tim Swinton, Philip Blaine; dir:Chris Hayes [16pp, 4x12; biographies, illustrated articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981 (Nov): NO ORCHIDS FOR MISS BLANDISH - Robert David MacDonald/James Hadley Chase (Plymouth Hoe Theatre) Tracy Boden, Elsa O'Toole, Tim Swinton, Brian Abbot, Garry Cooper; dir:Lizzi Becker [16pp, 4x12; biographies, photos, illustrated articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981: CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD - Mark Medoff (Albery) Elizabeth Quinn, Trevor Eve, Edward Lee Kelly, John Graham, Irene Sutcliffe, Julianne Gold, Joan Blackham; dir:Gordon Davidson [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, rehearsal photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1981: CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD - Mark Medoff (Albery) Souvenir Brochure Elizabeth Quinn, Trevor Eve, Irene Sutcliffe, Edward Lee Kelly [20pp; large-size programme 8.25x11.75; production photos, cast photos, biographies, articles, notes; VG] £5

1981: MEPHISTO - Ariane Mnouchkine (Round House) Oxford Playhouse Company: Clive Wood, Ian McDiarmid, Godfrey Jackman, Cleo Sylvestre, Alyson Spiro, Martyn Stanbridge; dir:Gordon McDougall [8pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size programme; programme notes, political chronology; VG] £2

1981: CAVALCADE - Noel Coward (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham) Souvenir Brochure
Jennifer Wilson, Laurence Carter, Christina Matthews, John Hughes; dir:David Horlock [56pp, 8.25x11.75; a substantial large-size glossy souvenir, with synopsis of scenes, cast biographies, 23 rehearsal and production photos, full list of the 300 "Cavalcaders" participating in the production, 6 colour illustrations from the original production, reproductions of the original press reviews, extensive illustrated articles, line-drawings etc. etc.; VG] £6

Plays: 1982

1982: PRIVATE DICK - Richard Maher and Roger Michell (Whitehall) Robert Powell, Lee Montague [12pp; cast photos and biographies; attractive programme; VG] £4

1982: STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Comedy Theatre) Georgina Hale, Brenda Blethyn, Maria Charles; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; 5.8x8.1; 4 production photos; VG] £4

1982: STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Comedy Theatre) Toni Palmer, Stewart Harwood, Carol White, Pamela Sholto, Jane Gurnett, Alison Skilbeck, Geraldine Fitzgerald; dir:Roger Smith [20pp, 5.8x8.1; 4 production photos; minor marks, else VG] £4
1982: THE JEWELLER'S SHOP
1982: THE JEWELLER'S SHOP - Karol Wojtyla (Westminster Theatre) Hannah Gordon, Gwen Watford, Paul Daneman, Christopher Blake, John Carson, Lalla Ward, Dominic Guard; dir:Robin Phillips [24pp, 5.75x8.25; photo of Pope John Paul (Karol Wojtyla) with the translator (Boleslaw Taborski); cast list, biographies w.photos, credits; minor marks else VG] (£4) SOLD

1982: IT AIN'T HALF HOT MUM - David Croft and Jimmy Perry (Birmingham Hippodrome) Windsor Davies, Melvyn Hayes, Don Estelle, Donald Hewlett, Michael Knowles, Christopher Mitchell, Kenneth MacDonald, Dino Shafeek [16pp; production and cast photos; slight split to spine, else VG] £3

1982: SEASON'S GREETINGS - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre ) Bernard Hepton, Barbara Ferris, Peter Vaughan, Bridget Turner, Gareth Hunt, Marcia Warren, Nigel Havers; dir:Alan Ayckbourn [24pp; biographies, photos, notes; VG] £3

1982: THE ASSASSIN - Jean-Paul Sartre, translated by Frank Hauser (Greenwich Theatre ) Michele Dotrice, James Simmons, Carl Forgione, Ray Float, Shirley Cassedy, Richard Cubison, Michael Melia, Edward Woodward, Jon Rumney, Stephen MacDonald; dir:Frank Hauser [24pp; biographies, photos, notes; VG] £3

1982: BEAUTIFUL DREAMER - Roy Hudd (Greenwich Theatre) Simon Green, Christina Matthews, Dorothy Vernon, Ian Burford, Paul Bentley, Harry Dickman; dir:Roger Haines [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos; VG] £3

1982: DESIGN FOR LIVING - Noel Coward (Greenwich Theatre ) Maria Aitken, Gary Bond, Ian Ogilvy, Roland Curram; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies; VG] £4

1982: DUCKING OUT - Eduardo de Filippo (Greenwich Theatre) Warren Mitchell, Gillian Barge, Leslie Sands, Diane Bull, Kevin Lloyd, Alan Devlin; dir:Mike Ockrent [24pp; biographies, illustrated article etc.; VG] £3

1982: FRENCH WITHOUT TEARS - Terence Rattigan (Greenwich Theatre) Peter Woodward, Richard Gibson, Jeremy Sinden, Sheila Nash, Hugh Hastings, Clive Francis, Jane Booker, Ian McCurrach, Christine McKenna, Luke Aris/Julian Jiggins; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; biographies, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £3

1982: RELATIVELY SPEAKING - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre) Colin Baker, Prunella Gee, Gerald Flood, Eleanor Summerfield; dir:Salvin Stewart [24pp; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: 1982-83 SEASON BROCHURE (Greenwich Theatre) [18pp, 5.6x8.25, opening to 23.5x16.8 poster; Booking details and form, photographs, announcements of the 7 plays in the September 1982-July 1983 Season, synopses, illustrations, What the Critics Said about Last Season etc.; VG] £2

1982: AUNT MARY - Pam Gems (Donmar Warehouse) Alfred Marks, Timothy Spall, Barry Jackson, Ann Way [8pp, single sheet twice-folded; biographies, notes; VG] £2

1982: THE RULES OF THE GAME - Luigi Pirandello (Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford) Leonard Rossiter, Nigel Nobes, Mel Martin, Ken Wynne; dir:Anthony Quayle [20pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £2

1982: HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES - Alan Ayckbourn (Palace Theatre, Watford) Ann Windsor, Ann Penfold, Terence Longden; dir:Patrick Lau [20pp; cast photos and biographies; minor marks, else VG] £3

1982: STUFFING IT - Robin Glendinning (Tricycle) Denys Hawthorne, Adrian Dunbar, Robert Glenister; dir:Robert Cooper [12pp; cast photos and biographies; minor marks, else VG] £2

1982: ROCKET TO THE MOON - Clifford Odets (Hampstead Theatre) David Burke, Annabel Leventon, Harold Innocent, John Woodvine, Peter Kelly [24pp; biographies, articles; VG] £3

1982: MESSIAH - Martin Sherman (Hampstead Theatre) Maureen Lipman, Matyelok Gibbs, Jack Klaff, Clive Swift; dir:Ronald Eyre [20pp; cast biographies; VG] £3

1982: BRING ME SUNSHINE, BRING ME SMILES - C.P.Taylor (Shaw Theatre) Tynewear Theatre Company: Tim Healy, Neil Daglish [16pp; illustrated articles, biographies; VG] £2

1982: FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS - Hunter S.Thompson, adapted by Lou Stein (Fortune) Peter Marinker, Stuart Fox, Jeffrey Chiswick, Stuart Milligan, Saul Reichlin, Stephen Frost, Jane Bertish; dir:Lou Stein [20pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1982 (Jan-Feb): HOBSON'S CHOICE - Harold Brighouse (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Anita Carey, Penelope Keith, Belinda Lang, Jonathan Coy, Anthony Quayle, Carmen Silvera, Michael Bilton, Trevor Peacock, Gordon Kaye, Annette Badland, Mark Drewry, John Grieve; dir:Ronald Eyre [24pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982 (Feb): SISTERLY FEELINGS - Alan Ayckbourn (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Peter Sallis, Bryan Pringle, Barbara Keogh, Trudie Styler, Brian Jameson, Tessa Peake Jones, Richard Huw, Sarah London, Cecil Humphreys, Wyn Jones, John Channell Mills, Dominic Snowden; dir:Peter Barkworth [24pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982 (Jul-Aug): ONCE A CATHOLIC - Mary O'Malley (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Sally Mates, Margaret Stallard, Jenny Lee, Andrew Downie, Micky O'Donoughue, Janina Faye, Linda Regan, Felicity Finch, Sian Frederic, Imogen Bain, Julie Brennon, Rachel Weaver, David Cardy, Philip Shelley, Sue Collier, Louise Cooper, Susie Janes, Sally Johnson; dir:Philip Partridge [28pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982 (Sep-Oct): ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR - Alan Ayckbourn (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Nicholas Day, Sally Watts, Johnny Dennis, Joan Blackham, Duncan Preston, Kate Versey; dir:Philip Partridge [28pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: 'ON YER WAY RILEY!' - Alan Plater (Theatre Royal, Stratford East) Sarah Mortimer, Susan Shephard, Shane Vahey, Jim Dunk, Brian Murphy (as Arthur Lucan), Maureen Lipman (as Kitty McShane), Robert Daws, Martyn Boydon, Graham Christopher, Geoffrey Freshwater, David Barker, Sarah Mortimer, Kevin Amos, Martin Layzell; dir:Philip Hedley [28pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, 8 photos of Arthur Lucan and Kitty McShane, extensive articles with 12+ cartoons by Larry, credits, 5 rehearsal photos etc.; a full programme; VG] £4

1982: 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD - Helene Hanff (Ambassadors) Rosemary Leach, David Swift, Barbara Ward, Charmian May, Charles Kinross, Adrian Hall, Susanna Best; dir:James Roose-Evans [16pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: GOOD FUN - Victoria Wood (King's Head Theatre Club) Paula Wilcox, Kevin Moore, Tony Scannell, Nichola McAuliffe, Tina Marian, Paul Dalton, Barbara New, Anna Keaveney, Tony Bateman; dir:Andy Hinds [12pp, 5.8x8.4; cast list, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982: ARMS AND THE MAN - George Bernard Shaw (Lyric) Alice Krige, Pat Heywood, Anna Nygh, Richard Briers, Charles Rogers, Anthony Pedley, Richard Pearson, Peter Egan; dir:Jonathan Lynn [28pp, 5.25x8.5; rehearsal photos, biographies, illustrations, article by Vivian Elliot; VG] £3

1982: NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Savoy) Patricia Routledge, Paul Eddington, Nicky Henson, Rowena Roberts, Yvonne Antrobus, Tony Matthews, Jan Waters, Roger Lloyd Pack, Michael Aldridge, Ray Edwards; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, cast and credits for Nothing On, production photos, credits etc.; this was the original production; date on cover (5/5/82), else VG] £4
1982: THE LITTLE FOXES
1982: THE LITTLE FOXES - Lillian Hellman (Victoria Palace) Novella Nelson, Hugh L.Hurd, Sada Thompson, Nicolas Coster, William Youmans, Elizabeth Taylor, Humbert Allen Astredo, Robert Lansing, Ann Talman, J.D.Cannon; dir:Austin Pendleton [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, 3 photographs of Elizabeth Taylor, credits etc.; minor marks else VG] £5

1982: HER ROYAL HIGHNESS...? - Royce Ryton and Ray Cooney (Palace Theatre) Eva Lohman (as Lady Diana Spencer), Marc Sinden (as The Prince of Wales), Basil Soper, John Lester, Tony Steedman, Morar Kennedy (as The Queen), Joyce Cummings (as Mrs Thatcher), Francis Lloyd, Rona Anderson, Gwen Nelson (as the Queen Mother), Stuart Sherwin, Timothy Carlton, Christine Russell, Jan Goodman, Robert Tunstall, Mansel David, Charmaine Parsons, Marc Ashley, Vivienne Ross, David Cunningham; dir:Ray Cooney [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, 21 biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1982: HOBSON'S CHOICE - Harold Brighouse (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Anita Carey, Penelope Keith, Belinda Lang, Jonathan Coy, Anthony Quayle, Carmen Silvera, Michael Bilton, Trevor Peacock, Gordon Kaye, Annette Badland, Mark Drewry, John Grieve; dir:Ronald Eyre [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, 8 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1982: CAPTAIN BRASSBOUND'S CONVERSION - George Bernard Shaw (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) John Grieve, David Collings, Michael Bilton, Penelope Keith, Michael Denison, Nicholas Amer, John Turner, Jonathan Coy, Robert Arnold, Glyn Jones, Simon Shaw, Nicholas Brent, Robin Halstead, Charles Rea, Peter Glanfield, Reggie Oliver, Jeremy Stockwell, John C.Wright; dir:Frank Hauser [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; date on cover (4/5/82), else VG] £4

1982: DESIGN FOR LIVING - Noel Coward (Globe) Maria Aitken, Gary Bond, Ian Ogilvy; dir:Alan Strachan [32pp; 16 photos; VG] £4

1982: NUTS - Tom Topor (Whitehall) Anne Twomey, Ron Berglas, Michael Cadman, Philip Guard; dir:David Gilmore [28pp; 7 production photos, biographies; w.flyer; VG] £4

1982: ANOTHER COUNTRY - Julian Mitchell (Queen's) Daniel Day Lewis, John Dougall, Anthony Calf, Simon Roberts, Guy Henry, John Westbrook; dir:Stuart Burge [28pp; cast photos and biographies, articles; VG] £4

1982: CAN'T PAY? WON'T PAY! - Dario Fo (Criterion) Alfred Molina, Maggie Steed, Sylvester McCoy [24pp; photos, biographies; VG] £3

1982 (Jan): THE BEASTLY BEATITUDES OF BALTHAZAR B - J.P.Donleavy (Duke of York's) Simon Callow, Patrick Ryecart, Lally Bowers, Sylvia Coleridge, Susan Gilmore, Noel Howlett; dir:Ron Daniels [24pp; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: THE BEASTLY BEATITUDES OF BALTHAZAR B - J.P.Donleavy (Duke of York's) Simon Callow, Patrick Ryecart, Elspeth March, Sylvia Coleridge, Susan Gilmore, Noel Howlett; dir:Ron Daniels [24pp; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1982 (Apr): CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD - Mark Medoff (Albery) Elizabeth Quinn, Trevor Eve; dir:Gordon Davidson [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 12+ photos etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Aug): CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD - Mark Medoff (Albery) Elizabeth Quinn, Oliver Cotton; dir:Gordon Davidson [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 14 photos etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Mch): ALL MY SONS - Arthur Miller (Wyndhams) Colin Blakely, Rosemary Harris, Ken Drury, Garrick Hagon, Jill Baker; dir:Michael Blakemore [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 10 photos etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Jul): THE MOUSETRAP - Agatha Christie (St.Martin's) Mary Tempest, Malcolm Bullivant, Martin Weedon, Derek Bond, Michael Duggan; dir:David Conville [28pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 14 photos etc.; 30th Year; VG] £4

1982: DUCKING OUT - Eduardo de Filippo (Duke of York's) Warren Mitchell, Leslie Sands, Gillian Barge, Diane Bull, Kevin Lloyd, Alan Devlin [28pp; cast photos and biographies; w.flyer; VG] £4

1982: AMADEUS - Peter Shaffer (Broadhurst Theatre, New York) Frank Langella, Dennis Boutsikaris, Suzanne Lederer; dir:Peter Hall [80pp; Playbill, September 1982; production and cast photos; VG] £4

1982: TORCH SONG TRILOGY - Harvey Fierstein (Little Theatre, New York) Harvey Fierstein, Court Miller; dir:Peter Pope [80pp; Playbill, September 1982; cast photos and biographies; VG] £4

1982: EXQUISITE TORTURE (A Romantic Ecstasy) - Charles Ludlam (One Sheridan Square, New York) Ridiculous Theatrical Company production w.Charles Ludlam, Everett Quinton; dir:Ludlam [36pp; cast, credits, interesting articles w.photos; VG] £4

1982 (Jan-Feb): A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED - Agatha Christie, adapted by Leslie Darbon (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Susan Shrand, Eileen Page, Nancy Gower, Jasper Jacob, Susan Valentine, Dorothy Primrose, Marian Boyes, Aileen Raymond, David Taylor, Paul Doust, Alan Brown, Kenn Sabberton; dir:Michael Ashton [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, note on Agatha Christie, credits etc.; date on cover (22/1/82), else VG] £2

1982 (Feb-Mch): CIDER WITH ROSIE - Laurie Lee, adapted by James Roose Evans (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Stephen Hancock, Josephine Tewson, Kenn Sabberton, Susan Valentine, Kate Spiro, Jillian Mack, Jasper Jacob, David Taylor, Paul Doust; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982 (Apr-May): LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS - Neil Simon (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Harry Meacher, Pamela Strong, Judi Bowker, Peggy Sinclair; dir:Alan Brown [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982 (May-Jun): MIDDLE-AGE SPREAD - Roger Hall (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Peggy Sinclair, Ivor Danvers, Eileen Page, Alan Brown, Carolyn Lister, Michael Boland; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982 (Jun-Jul): ENTERTAINING MR SLOANE - Joe Orton (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Vilma Hollingbery, Tom Price, Eric Francis, Malcolm Farquhar; dir:Alan Brown [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982 (Nov): ROAR LIKE A DOVE - Lesley Storm (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) David Morton, Janet Allen, Elizabeth Clare, Paul Beech, Alex McCrindle, Pamela Pitchford, Ian Gardiner, Richard Austin; dir:Malcolm Farquhar [20pp, 5.9x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982: NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Lyric, Hammersmith) Patricia Routledge, Paul Eddington, Nicky Henson, Michael Aldridge; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp; 5 rehearsal photos; this was the original production; VG] £5

1982: THE PORTAGE TO SAN CRISTOBAL OF A.H. - George Steiner and Christopher Hampton (Mermaid) Alec McCowen, Sebastian Shaw, Morgan Sheppard, Harry Landis, Bernard Kay, Benjamin Whitrow, John Savident, Barry Stanton, Laura Davenport; dir:John Dexter [24pp; photos, articles, biographies, ] £2

1982: DEAR LIAR - Jerome Kilty (Mermaid) Robert Hardy (as Bernard Shaw), Sian Phillips (as Mrs Patrick Campbell); dir:Frith Banbury [24pp, 5.1x9; cast list, biographies w.photos, extensive programme notes, further photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982 (Oct-Dec): BLITHE SPIRIT - Noel Coward (Royal Alexandra, Toronto) Brian Bedford, Helen Carey, Tammy Grimes, Carole Shelley; dir:Brian Bedford [4pp, 8.5x11; biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982: GANDHI - Guerney Campbell (Tricycle) John Castle, Raad Rawi, Josephine Welcome, Vincent Ebrahim, Dino Shaffeek, Souad Faress; dir:Peter Setevenson [4pp, 8x11.75; biographies, notes; VG] £2

1982: THE NERD - Larry Shue (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Derek Griffiths, David Horovitch, Gary Waldhorn, Don Henderson, Lloyd Cooper; dir:Braham Murray [28pp, 8.25x11.75; photos, biographies. articles; VG] £3

Plays: 1983

1983: A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN - Eugene O'Neill (Riverside Studios) Ian Bannen, Frances de la Tour; dir:David Levaux [12pp sextuple-fold, 4x8.25; photos, poems etc.VG] £2

1983: MAKING TRACKS - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre) Michael Cashman, Russell Dixon, Gillian Bevan; dir:Alan Ayckbourn [24pp; photos, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1983: AN INSPECTOR CALLS - J.B.Priestley (Greenwich Theatre) David Swift, William Lucas, Peter Woodward, Jenny Quayle, Margaret Tyzack, Sarah Kenyon, Patrick Pearson; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; photos, biographies, illustrations etc.; VG] £3

1983: YOU SHOULD SEE US NOW - Peter Tinniswood (Greenwich Theatre) Christopher Cazenove, Simon Cadell, Delia Lindsay, Joanna Van Gyseghem, Pauline Yates, Francesca Gonshaw; dir:John Adams [24pp; photos, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1983: BETRAYAL - Harold Pinter (Greenwich Theatre) Gary Raymond, Suzan Farmer, Edward Hardwicke, Robert Cotton; dir:Gary Raymond [24pp; photos, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1983: THE DINING ROOM - A.R.Gurney Jr. (Greenwich Theatre) Marcia Warren, Michael J.Shannon, Robin Bowerman, Polly James, Alison Skilbeck, Christopher Godwin; dir:Alan Strachan [28pp; photos, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1983: A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - Tennessee Williams (Greenwich Theatre) Scilla Kanyua, Pat Starr, Clare Higgins, Paul Herzberg, Duncan Preston, Sheila Gish, Roy Heather, Terence Lodge, Keith Edwards, Margot Van Der Burgh, Richard Pescud; dir:Alan Strachan [28pp; cast list, biographies, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £3

1983: LOVERS DANCING - Charles Dyer (Albery) Paul Eddington, Colin Blakely, Georgina Hale, Jane Carr; dir:Donald McWhinnie [28pp; cast list, biographies w.photos, production photos, credits; minor marks else VG] £4

1983: DAISY PULLS IT OFF - Denise Deegan (Globe) Alexandra Mathie (as Daisy), Carol Ann Crawford, Adrienne Thomas, Kate Buffery (as Clare Beaumont), Edita Brychta, Sarah Mortimer, Helena Little (as Trixie Martin), Maureen Beattie (as Miss Gibson), Rosalind Adler (as Miss Granville), Sarah Harper, Roger Heathcott, Philip Guard (as Mr Thompson), Liz Buffery, Lisa Anselmi, Ruth Kenley, Robin Miller, May Spence, Rodney Wood; dir:David Gilmore [32pp, 5.25x8.5.; cast list, biographies, attractive illustrations, amusing articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1983: WOZA ALBERT! - Percy Mtwa, Mbongeni Ngema, Barney Simon (Criterion) Percy Mtwa, Mbongeni Ngema; dir:Barney Simon [28pp; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1983: MESSIAH - Martin Sherman (Aldwych) Maureen Lipman, Clive Swift, Matyelok Gibbs, Jack Klaff; dir:Ronald Eyre [24pp; production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1983: HAY FEVER - Noel Coward (Queen's) Penelope Keith, Moray Watson; dir:Kim Grant [40pp; attractive photos and illustrations; VG] £4

1983: HAPPY FAMILY - Giles Cooper (Duke of York's) Ian Ogilvy, Angela Thorne, Stephanie Beacham, James Laurenson; dir:Maria Aitken [32pp; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1983: THE HARD SHOULDER - Stephen Fagan (Aldwych) Stephen Moore, Liza Goddard, Peter Blythe, Glyn Owen, Philip Bird [24pp; cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1983: CRYSTAL CLEAR - Phil Young (Wyndham's) Anthony Allen, Philomena McDonagh, Diana Barrett; dir:Phil Young [24pp; photos; VG] £2

1983: NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Savoy) Phyllida Law, Benjamin Whitrow, Glyn Grain, Mandy Perryment, Mary Chilton, John Quayle, Gabrielle Drake, Robert Bathurst, Robert Flemyng, Ray Edwards; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, programme for Nothing On, 3 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983 (Sep): LITTLE LIES - Caruso; adapt.from Pinero (Wyndham's) John Mills, Anthony Bate, Connie Booth, Paul Hardwick, Dominic Guard; dir:Tony Tanner [32pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 12 photos etc.; VG] £4

1983 (Mch): NO SEX PLEASE, WE'RE BRITISH - Marriott/Foot (Garrick) Moyra Fraser, Derek Bond, Jonathan Darvill, Stanley Beard; dir:Allan Davis [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 10+ production photos etc.; VG] £4

1983 (May): ROMANTIC COMEDY - Bernard Slade (Apollo) Tom Conti, Pauline Collins, Jan Holden; dir:Michael Attenborough [28pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1983: THE REAL THING - Tom Stoppard (Strand) Roger Rees, Felicity Kendal, Jeremy Clyde, Polly Adams, Michael Thomas; dir:Peter Wood [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1983: THE REAL THING - Tom Stoppard (Strand) Richard Warwick, Susan Penhaligon, Paul Shelley, Judy Geeson, Andrew Powell, Julia Tobin, Neil Daglish; dir:Peter Wood [32pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies w.photos etc.; minor marks, else VG] £4

1983: THE COMMUNICATION CORD - Brian Friel (Hampstead) Stephen Rea, Brian Protheroe, T.P.McKenna, Phyllis Logan; dir:Nancy Mckler [24pp; cast biographies; VG] £3

1983: THE PERFECTIONIST - David Williamson (Hampstead) Barbara Flynn, Paul Freeman, Michael Maloney [20pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1983: CRIMES OF THE HEART - Beth Henley (Bush) Brenda Blethyn, Janine Duvitski, Will Knightley, Amanda Redman, Robert Glenister; dir:Simon Stokes [4pp; biographies; w.flyer; VG] £2

1983: AGNES OF GOD - John Pielmeier (Greenwich Theatre) Susannah York, Honor Blackman, Hilary Reynolds; dir:Frank Hauser [20pp; photos, biographies; VG] £3

1983: DECADENCE - Steven Berkoff (Arts Theatre) Steven Berkoff, Linda Marlowe [4pp; photographic cover, biographies; VG] £2

1983: WEST - Steven Berkoff (Donmar Warehouse) Rory Edwards, Stella Tanner [8pp; cast photos and biographies; ticket stapled to cover; VG] £2

1983: STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Comedy) Christine Fox, Jane Gurnett, Sheila Collings, Alison Skilbeck, Geraldine Fitzgerald; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; 5.8x8.1; 4 production photos] £4

1983: THE BEAUTIFUL PART OF MYSELF - Tom Kempinski (Palace Theatre, Watford) Warren Mitchell, Phoebe Nicholls, Geoffrey Chater, John Skitt; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; cast, credits, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1983: SOME OF MY BEST FRIENDS ARE HUSBANDS - Leonard (Palace Theatre, Watford) Tony Britton, Rosemary Leach, Hugh Paddick, Roy Barraclough; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; cast, credits, photos, biographies etc.; cover creased, else VG] £2

1983 (Apr): EDUCATING RITA - Willy Russell (Palace Theatre, Watford) Karen Lewis, Bernard Lloyd; dir:Nicolas Kent [20pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £3

1983: THIS THING CALLED LOVE compiled by Alec Grahame, David Kernan and John Moffatt (Ambassadors) Anna Dawson, John Moffatt, Jennie Linden, David Kernan; dir:Wendy Toye [20pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1983 (Dec): AMADEUS - Peter Shaffer (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Birmingham Repertory Theatre production: Keith Michell, Brett Forrest, David Beddard, Leonard Cracknell, Declan Mulholland, Stanley Lloyd, Kenneth Midwood, Kevin Brennan, Malcolm Mudie, John Ingram, Isabella Knight, Fiona McQuaid, Kay Adshead, Sion Tudor Owen, Adrian Lawson, Tim Calver, William Grey-Simpson, Nick Hutchison, Ian Michie, Greg Shand, Douglas Anderson, Sheila Bryans, Sovra Newman, Mervyn Pascoe, Brian Vaughan; dir:Paul Giovanni [28pp, 5.8x8.3; cast list, extensive programme notes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £3

1983 (Jan): HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES - Alan Ayckbourn (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Ian Gardiner, Peggy Sinclair, Robert Grange, Carolyn Lyster, James Woolley, Barbara Morton; dir:Richard Coleman [20pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits, theatre notes etc.; VG] £2

1983: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT - Fedor Dostoevsky, adapted by Yuri Lyubimov and Yuri Kariakin, English version by Nicholas Rzhevsky (Lyric, Hammersmith) Michael Pennington, Paola Dionisotti, Nicholas Farrell, Peter Kelly, Bill Paterson, Sheila Reid, Mia Soteriou, Gary Waldhorn; dir:Yuri Lyubimov [28pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1983: CHARLEY'S AUNT - Thomas (Lyric, Hammersmith) Griff Rhys Jones, Elspet Gray, Mark Payton, David Ross, Anita Dobson, Terence Longdon; dir:Peter James/Peter Wilson [20pp; photo, biogs etc.; VG] £4

1983: TRAFFORD TANZI - Luckham (Mermaid) Toyah Willcox, Peter Ellis; dir:Danny Hiller [8pp quadruple-fold; photos; VG] £2

1983: HAPPY FAMILY - Giles Cooper (Theatre Royal, Windsor) Stephanie Beacham, Ian Ogilvy, Angela Thorne, James Laurenson; dir:Maria Aitken [24pp; photos, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1983: SPECIAL OCCASIONS - Bernard Slade (Ambassadors) John Alderton, Jan Waters [20pp; 13 rehearsal photos, cast photos, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1983: HOPE AGAINST HOPE - adapted for the theatre by Caspar Wrede from the writings of Nadezhda Mandelstam, Osip Mandelstam, and Anna Akhmatova, translated by Max Hayward (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Avril Elgar, Dilys Hamlett, David Horovitch; dir:Caspar Wrede [28pp; attractive programme, w.extensive photos and illustrations; VG] £4

Plays: 1984

1984 (Dec): NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Savoy) Josephine Tewson, Michael Medwin, Philip Bird, Lisa Mulidore, Serena Evans, Roland Curram, Dilys Watling, Ian Masters, Hugh Paddick, Ray Edwards; dir:Michael Blakemore [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, programme for Nothing On, 3 production photos, credits, biographies w.photos etc.; SIGNED by the nine principal cast members; VG] £5

1984: PACK OF LIES - Hugh Whitemore (Lyric) Michael Williams, Mary Miller, Deborah Farrington, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Larry Hoodekoff, Joss Ackland, Janette Foggo, Penny Ryder; dir:Clifford Williams [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits, 19 production and rehearsal photos etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Mch): BENEFACTORS - Michael Frayn (Vaudeville) Patricia Hodge, Oliver Cotton, Tim Pigott-Smith, Brenda Blethyn; dir:Michael Blakemore [24pp; 11 photos] £4

1984: PASSION PLAY - Peter Nichols (Wyndham's) Barry Foster, Leslie Phillips, Judy Parfitt, Zena Walker; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp; 20+ photos (some in colour); VG] £4

1984 (May): DAISY PULLS IT OFF - Denise Deegan (Globe) Sally Cookson (as Daisy), Imogen Baine, Suzy Aitchison, Lisa Anselmi (as Clare Beaumont), Susan Beagley, Amanda Parfitt, Lisa Jacobs (as Trixie Martin), Charlotte West-Oram (as Miss Gibson), Julie Berry (as Miss Granville), Deborah Armstrong, Sorel Johnson, Jacob Witkin, Alexander John (as Mr Thompson), Liz Buffery, Philip Blaine, Susie Brann, Jennifer Marriott, Lia Williams; dir:David Gilmore [32pp, 5.25x8.5.; cast list, biographies, attractive illustrations, amusing articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1984: HAY FEVER - Noel Coward (Queen's) Rosalyn Landor, Mark Payton, Elizabeth Bradley, Penelope Keith, Moray Watson, David Delve, Susan Bovell, Donald Pickering, Abigail McKern; dir:Kim Grant [36pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits, 4 production photos, extensive illustrated articles, costume designs etc.; minor marks else VG] £3

1984: BIG IN BRAZIL - Bamber Gascoigne (Old Vic) Prunella Scales, Timothy West, Rodney Bewes, Derek Smith, Jimmy Mulville; dir:Mel Smith [24pp; photos, biographies, articles] £3

1984: RUDYARD KIPLING'S JUNGLE BOOK - adapted by John Hartoch from stories by Rudyard Kipling (Adelphi) Fenella Fielding, Jeremy Sinden, Jonathan Izard, Julia Lintott; dir:John Hartoch [32pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1984: THE SECRET DIARY OF ADRIAN MOLE AGED 13 3/4 - Sue Townsend, Ken Howard, Alan Blaikley (Wyndham's) Simon Schatzberger, Mandy Travis, Nigel Bennett, Katharine Schlesinger, David Davenport; dir:Graham Watkins [36pp; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, etc.; VG] £4

1984: NUMBER ONE - Jean Anouilh, adapted by Michael Frayn (Queen's) Leo McKern, Ruby Head, Linda Jean Barry, John Michie, Anthony Sharp, Joe Melia, Shirley Cassedy, Margaret Whiting, Peter Blythe, Ceri Jackson; dir:Robert Chetwyn [36pp, 5.25x8.5; 18 cast, production and past-Anouilh photos; VG] £3

1984: MASTER CLASS - David Pownall (Old Vic) Timothy West (as Stalin), David Bamber (as Shostakovich), Peter Kelly (as Prokofiev), Jonathan Adams; dir:Justin Greene [32pp; photos (including 6 production photos), articles etc.; VG] £4

1984: MASTER CLASS - David Pownall (Wyndham's) Timothy West (as Stalin), David Bamber (as Shostakovich), Peter Kelly (as Prokofiev), Jonathan Adams; dir:Justin Greene [28pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Sep): LOOT - Joe Orton (Lyric) Leonard Rossiter, Gemma Craven, Neil Pearson, Patrick O'Connell; dir:Jonathan Lynn [28pp; 10 photos, articles etc.; "Complimentary" stamped on cover, else VG] £4

1984 (Dec): LOOT - Joe Orton (Lyric) Dinsdale Landen, Gemma Craven, Neil Pearson, Patrick O'Connell; dir:Jonathan Lynn [36pp; 10 photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Nov): STEPPING OUT - Richard Harris (Duke of York's) Barbara Ferris, Diane Langton, Gabrielle Lloyd, Marcia Warren, Barbara Young, Josephine Gordon, Ben Aris; dir:Julia McKenzie [28pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £3

1984 (Feb): SUFFICIENT CARBOHYDRATE - Dennis Potter (Albery) Dinsdale Landen, Rupert Graves, Jill Baker, Nicky Henson, Jennifer Hilary; dir:Nancy Meckler [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, 6 photos etc.; VG] £5

1984: THE REAL THING - Tom Stoppard (Strand) Michael Pennington, Lucy Gutteridge, Caroline Hutchison, Alister Cameron, Andrew Forbes; dir:Peter Wood [32pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1984: THE BIKO INQUEST - Jon Blair and Norman Fenton (Riverside Studios) Michael Aldridge, Nigel Davenport, Mark Dignam, Albert Finney, Michael Gough, Stafford Gordon, Edward Hardwicke, Mark Jefferis, Paul Jerricho, Richard Johnson, John Standing, Michael Turner; dir:Albert Finney [20pp, 6x8.25; cast list, photographs of Steve Biko, 8 pages of illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1984: THE PRISONER OF 2nd AVENUE - Neil Simon (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Dave King, Mary Peach; dir:Kenneth Alan Taylor [24pp; cast, credits, biographies, photos etc.] £2

1984: MORNING'S AT SEVEN - Paul Osborn (Palace Theatre, Watford) Margaret Tyzack, Don Fellows, Doreen Mantle, Peter Jones, Andree Melly, Faith Brook, Alan MacNaughtan; dir:Vivian Matalon [20pp; cast, credits, photos, biographies etc.] £3

1984: MORNING'S AT SEVEN - Paul Osborn (Westminster) Don Fellows, Teresa Wright, Margaret Tyzack, Doreen Mantle, Peter Jones, John Church, Andree Melly, Faith Brook, Alan MacNaughtan; dir:Vivian Matalon [16pp; cast photos and biographies, large production photo; light vertical fold, else VG] £3

1984: TRUMPETS AND RASPBERRIES - Dario Fo (Palace Theatre, Watford) Griff Rhys Jones, Gwen Taylor; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; cast, credits, biographies, article, photos etc.] £3

1984 (Feb): BOESMAN AND LENA - Athol Fugard (Hampstead) Janet Suzman, Stuart Wilson; dir:Clare Davidson [20pp; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £3

1984: THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH - George Axelrod (Yvonne Arnaud) Tony Britton, Angela Douglas, Paula Jensen, Sara Mason, Shelley Pielou, Adrienne Posta, Gordon Peters, Michael Roberts; dir:James Roose-Evans [20pp; photos, biogs; VG] £2

1984: THE COMMON PURSUIT - Simon Gray (Lyric, Hammersmith) Nicholas le Prevost, Ian Ogilvy, Simon Williams, Clive Francis; dir:Harold Pinter [24pp; rehearsal photos, illustrations by Clive Francis; VG] £4

1984: STEPPING OUT - Richard Harris (Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead) Barbara Ferris, Gabrielle Lloyd, Ben Aris, Diane Langton, Marcia Warren; dir:Julia McKenzie [24pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1984: THE DEVIL AND THE GOOD LORD - Jean-Paul Sartre (Lyric Hammersmith) Arthur Cox, Stephen Boxer, John Moreno, Julia McCarthy, Simon Ward, Sean Baker, Gerard Murphy, Veronica Duffy, Sally Thompson; dir:John Dexter [24pp; biographies, articles; rumpled, light marks] £3

1984: TOM AND VIV - Michael Hastings (Royal Court) Edward Herrmann, Julie Covington, David Haig, Margaret Tyzack; dir:Max Stafford-Clark [28pp; very extensive illustrated articles, biographies; VG] £4

1984: THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD - J.M.Synge (Riverside Studios) Stephen Rea, Carolyn Pickles, Kevin Lloyd, Denis Carye, Nichola McAuliffe, Eve Matheson; dir:Lindsay Anderson [20pp; 10 production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1984: OF MICE AND MEN - John Steinbeck (Mermaid) Lou Hirsch, Clive Mantle, Susan Penhaligan; dir: Geoff Bullen [32pp; production photos, notes, biographies; VG] £3

1984: THE VOYSEY INHERITANCE - Harley Granville Barker (Bristol Old Vic) Peter Copley, Peggy Ann Wood, Malcolm Mudie, Andrew Hilton, Graham Pountney, Christian Rodska, Bill Wallis, Mark Buffery; dir:Anthony Cornish [20pp; biographies, notes; VG] £3

1984: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Ken Hill (Stratford East) Peter Straker, Christina Collier, Gary Lyons, James Saxon, John Aron, Toni Palmer; dir:Ken Hill [20pp; illustrated articles, cast photos and biographies; w.ticket; VG] £5

1984: FALL - James Saunders (Hampstead) Julie Covington, Sylvestra Le Touzel, Gwen Watford, Roland Oliver; dir:Robin Lefevre [20pp; cast photos and biographies; minor marks, else VG] £3

1984: INTIMATE EXCHANGES - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre) Lavinia Bertram, Robin Herford; dir:Alan Ayckbourn [24pp; "Two actors play ten characters in eight version of the play"; photos, biographies; w.4pp flyer, giving performance schedule; VG] £4

1984: KIPLING - Brian Clarke (Mermaid) Alec McCowen; dir:Patrick Garland [24pp; one-man show; photos, biographies; VG] £3

1984: SEE HOW THEY RUN - Philip King (Shaftesbury) Maureen Lipman, Royce Mills, Liza Goddard, Christopher Timothy, Peter Blake, Michael Denison, Derek Nimmo, Bill Pertwee; dir:Ray Cooney [4pp; 8 rehearsal photos; VG] £2

1984: SEASON'S GREETINGS - Alan Ayckbourn (Derby Playhouse) John Dixon, Heather Baskerville, Tina Gray, Richard Mayes, Roger Rowland, Niki Kay, Mark Brignal, Deborah Hurst, Robert Warner; dir:Christopher Honer [20pp; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1984 (2-7 April): STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Bristol Hippodrome) Maggie Flint, Terry Duggan, Eve Bland, Clare Kelly, Anna Karen, Penelope Horner, Valerie Pfeiffer; dir:Roger Smith [20pp; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos), 5 production photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1984: ANOTHER COUNTRY - Julian Mitchell (Bristol Hippodrome) Pip Torrens, John Dougall, Simon Hewitt, Julien Ball, Christopher Snell, Mark Ossowski, Tim Charrington, Philip Cade, Anthony Hayden, Edward Brayshaw; dir:Kim Grant [16pp; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1984: KISSING GOD - Phil Young (Hampstead) Kate Lock, David Bamber, Feroza Syal, Anton Lesser; dir:Phil Young [20pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1984: IT'S MY PARTY - John Flanagan & Andrew McCulloch (Greenwich Theatre) Tom Chadbon, Elaine Lordan, Caroline Hutchison, David Roper, Tom Georgeson, Richard Ireson, Brian Stephens, Diane Bull; dir:Antonia Bird [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1984: TWO PLANKS AND A PASSION - Anthony Minghella (Greenwich Theatre) Michael Maloney, Christopher Fulford, Toby Salaman, Roger Sloman, Gillian Barge, Cathryn Harrison, John Arthur; dir:Danny Boyle [24pp; illustrated article, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1984: CIDER WITH ROSIE - Laurie Lee (Greenwich Theatre) Christopher Timothy, Barbara Ewing, Simon Butteriss, Claire Williamson, Sarah Crowden, Diane Paris, Douglas Milvain, Jeremy Swift, Richard Pearce; dir:James Roose-Evans [24pp; photos, biographies, notes etc.; VG] £3

1984: THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SEX (Lyric Hammersmith) National Theatre of Brent: Patrick Barlow, Jim Broadbent, Andrea Durant; dir:Jude Kelly [24pp; cast photos and biographies; pictorial survey of the past triumphs of the National Theatre of Brent; VG] £4

1984: TRUMPETS AND RASPBERRIES - Dario Fo (Phoenix) Griff Rhys Jones, Gwen Taylor [16pp; 4 production photos, cast photos and biographies; tiny bend on cover, else VG] £3

1984: TWO INTO ONE - Ray Cooney (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure Donald Sinden, Michael Williams, Barbara Murray, Derek Royle, Jane Downs, Lionel Jeffries [24pp, 8.25x11.75; cast biographies and photos, 14 colour production photos; VG] £4

1984: LOOT - Joe Orton (Ambassadors) Souvenir Brochure Patrick O'Connell, Gemma Craven, Neil Pearson, Paul McGann, Leonard Rossiter, John Channell Mills; dir:Jonathan Lynn [16pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, biographies and photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1984: STAGS & HENS - Willy Russell (Young Vic) Kate Fitzgerald, Noreen Kershaw, Anne Miles, Eithne Browne, Graham Fellows, Andrew Secombe, Matthew Marsh [8pp, 8.25x11.75; biographies, notes; VG] £2

1984: A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE - Arthur Miller (Young Vic) Malcolm Tierney, Annie Ross, David Hargreaves, Clive Russell [8pp, 8.25x11.75; biographies; somewhat rumpled, else VG] £2

1984: SEE HOW THEY RUN - Philip King (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure Michael Denison, Liza Goddard, Peter Blake, Carol Hawkins, Maureen Lipman, Royce Mills, Derek Nimmo, Bill Pertwee, Christopher Timothy; dir:Ray Cooney [large size 24pp souvenir programme, 8.25x11.75; biogs, articles, many excellent cast and production photos, 20+ in colour] £5

Plays: 1985

1985 (Jul): NO SEX PLEASE, WE'RE BRITISH - Anthony Marriott and Alistair Foot (Garrick) Elliott Cooper, Malou Cartwright, Heather Chasen, Neil France, Jeremy Hawk, Philip Blaine, Michael Jenner, Stanley Beard, Rebekah Thomas, Refinna Carty; dir:Allan Davis [SIGNED by all 10 cast members; 32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, 7 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Jul): SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH - Tennessee Williams (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Lauren Bacall, James Grout, Frances Cuka, Alice Drummond, Simon Rouse, Geraldine Alexander, Colin Reese, Michael Beck; dir:Harold Pinter [36pp; 12+ production photos, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985 (Apr): STEPPING OUT - Richard Harris (Duke of York's) Barbara Ferris, Josephine Gordon, Gabrielle Lloyd, Ben Aris, Diane Langton, Marcia Warren; dir:Julia McKenzie [24pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1985 (Aug): STEPPING OUT - Richard Harris (Duke of York's) Amanda Barrie, Janine Duvitski, Amanda Murray, Richard Denning, Lynda Baron, Sheila Ballantine; dir:Julia McKenzie [32pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1985 (Mch): JUMPERS - Tom Stoppard (Aldwych) Paul Eddington, Felicity Kendal, Simon Cadell, Andrew Sachs, Timothy Bateson, Gail Rolfe, Paul Tomkinson, Lenny Bickley, Justin Church, Nigel Johnson, Colin Orr, Jeffrey Pepper, Roy Rowlands, Carl Toop, Philip Tsaras, Donald Waugh; dir:Peter Wood [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Sep): JUMPERS - Tom Stoppard (Aldwych) Paul Eddington, Felicity Kendal, Simon Cadell, Andrew Sachs, Timothy Bateson, Gail Rolfe, Paul Tomkinson, Lenny Bickley, Peter Challis, Justin Church, Nigel Johnson, Colin Orr, Jeffrey Pepper, Roy Rowlands, Carl Toop, Philip Tsaras, Donald Waugh; dir:Peter Wood [32pp, 6.1x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: BENEFACTORS - Michael Frayn (Vaudeville) Glyn Grain, Polly Adams, Clive Francis, Jan Waters; dir:Michael Blakemore [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, 4 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985 (Aug): BENEFACTORS - Michael Frayn (Vaudeville) Glyn Grain, Polly Adams, Clive Francis, Jan Waters; dir:Michael Blakemore [SIGNED by all four cast members; 32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, 4 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: OLD TIMES - Harold Pinter (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Liv Ullmann, Michael Gambon, Nicola Pagett; dir:David Jones [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, 7 company biographies w.photos, credits, 6 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1985: LIGHT UP THE SKY - Moss Hart (Old Vic) Peter Wyngarde (for Robert Stephens), Hannah Gordon, Maxine Audley, Kate O'Mara, Gary Waldhorn, Patricia Quinn, Robert Morse [24pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £4

1985: AFTER THE BALL IS OVER - William Douglas Home (Old Vic) Compass production: Patrick Cargill, Anthony Quayle, Maxine Audley, Michael Fenton-Stevens; dir:Maria Aitken [28pp; illustrated articles, production photos, cast photos and biographies; VG] £4

1985: AFTER THE BALL IS OVER - William Douglas Home (York Theatre Royal) Compass production: Patrick Cargill, Anthony Quayle, Maxine Audley, Michael Fenton-Stevens; dir:Maria Aitken [24pp; illustrated articles, cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1985: THE CAINE MUTINY COURT-MARTIAL - Herman Wouk (Queen's) Charlton Heston, Ben Cross; dir:Charlton Heston [32pp; 12+ production photos, cast photos and biographies; minor scribbles on cast page, else VG] £4

1985: WHY ME? - Stanley Price (Strand) Richard Briers, Liz Smith, Diane Fletcher, Polly Hemingway, Eamon Boland, Ian Targett; dir:Robert Chetwyn [24pp; cast and production photos, biographies; with flyer; VG] £3

1985: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - Louise Page (Old Vic) Jack Klaff, Joely Richardson, Marty Cruickshank, Natasha Parry, Souad Faress, Philip Bretherton, Jack Ellis, Veronica Quilligan; dir:Jules Wright [32pp; copiously illustrated articles, production and cast photos, biographies; interesting programme; VG] £4

1985: UP 'N' UNDER - John Godber (Fortune) Stewart Howson, Richard James Lewis, Jonathan Linsley, Chris Walker, Sarah Harper [24pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £3

1985: THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE - Bertolt Brecht (Derby Playhouse) Linda Beckett, Tom Bowles, Martyn Ellis, Roger Frost, Ellie Haddington, Brian Hickey, Michael Lumsden, Jane Maud, David John Pope, Ben Roberts, Theresa Streatfeild, Richard Syms, Robert Warner, Claire Woyka; dir:Christopher Honer [20pp; cast list, notes, biographies; VG] £4

1985: BREEZEBLOCK PARK - Willy Russell (Derby Playhouse) Linda Beckett, Richard Syms, Melanie Hill, Stephen Mackenna, Ellie Haddington, Jan Davies, Jestyn Phillips, Martyn Ellis, Tom Bowles; dir:Chris Hayes [20pp; cast list, notes, biographies (w.photos); slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985: MY BROTHER'S KEEPER - Nigel Williams (Greenwich Theatre) Reginald Marsh, Doreen Andrew, John McEnery, John Price, Tony O'Callaghan, John Biggerstaff; dir:Alan Dossor [24pp; cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1985: INTERMEZZO - Arthur Schnitzler (Greenwich Theatre) Jonathan Kent, Sheila Gish, Martin Wenner; dir:Christopher Fettes [20pp; cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; minor marks, else VG] £3

1985: THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Tennessee Williams (Greenwich Theatre) Constance Cummings, Gerard Murphy, Toria Fuller, Michael J.Shannon; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; articles, cast photos, biographies; VG] £4

1985: THE THREE MUSKETEERS - Phil Woods (Greenwich Theatre) New Vic production: Robin Davies, David Henry, John Labanowski, James Tillitt, Joss Buckley, Granville Saxton, Valerie Braddell, Moira Brooker, Micky O'Donoughue, Julie Dale-Beckett, Robb Saban; dir:Ian Giles [24pp; illustrated article, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1985: BUDDY HOLLY AT THE REGAL - Phil Woods (Greenwich Theatre) New Vic Production: David Thewlis, Pikey Butler, Vicky Ogden, John Cording, Colin Starkey; dir:Ian Watt-Smith [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1985: BIOGRAPHY - S.N.Behrman (Greenwich Theatre) Ryan Michael, Margot Van Der Burgh, Harold Kasket, Sheila Gish, Denis Lill, Pip Miller, Don Fellows, Julie Eccles; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1985: JUDY - Terry Wale (Greenwich Theatre) Lesley Mackie, Alison Skilbeck, Dan Gregory, Sean Murray; dir:John David [28pp; photos, articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1985: WOMEN ALL OVER (Le Dindon) - Georges Feydeau, adapted by John Wells (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Elin Jenkins, Eileen Atkins, Faith Brook, Royce Mills, Caroline Blakiston, John Gordon-Sinclair, Joe Melia, Clive Wood, Elizabeth Bradley, Joanna Mackie, Pat Keen, Patrick Godfrey; dir:Adrian Noble [28pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, company photo, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: CARDS ON THE TABLE - Agatha Christie, adapted by Leslie Darbon (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Eric Carte, Jill Meager, Ralph Arliss, Kathleen Byron, David Bacon, Suzannah Churchill, Daphne Goddard, Philip Madoc, Stephen Jacobs, Elizabeth Alexander, Sarah-Jane Varley; dir:Philip Grout [22pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, company photo, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: PACK OF LIES - Hugh Whitemore (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) George Sewell, Lana Morris, Sara Richardson, Miriam Karlin, John Larsen, Charles Rea, Lizzie Queen, Mary Keegan; dir:Jonathan Critchley, from the original production by Clifford Williams [24pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: THE BUSINESS OF MURDER - Richard Harris (May Fair Theatre) Eric Lander, Richard Todd, Annette Andre, Nola Baol, Salvin Stewart; dir:Hugh Goldie [SIGNED by Richard Todd, Eric Lander and Annette Andre; 24pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, 6 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: UP 'N' UNDER II - John Godber (Tour) Hull Truck Theatre Company: Mark Addy, David Barrass, Stephen Gough, Gareth Tudor-Price, Martin Ronon, Andrew Livingston; dir:John Godber [16pp; extensive biographies w.photos, programme notes; VG] £3

1985: STEAMING - Nell Dunn (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham) Lyceum Theatre production: Joan Shirley, John Ross, Christine Fox, Ursula Camm, Carol Carey, Jenny Joenn, Janet Edis; dir:Danny Davies [20pp; cast, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: CHEAPSIDE - David Allen (Croydon Warehouse) James Bolam (as Robert Greene), Jeffery Kissoon, Susan Tracy, John Moreno (as William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe); dir:Ted Craig [12pp; biographies, notes; VG] £3

1985: THE CABINET MOLE - Tony Williamson (Richmond Theatre) Amanda Barrie, Bruce Montague, Gerald Flood, Derek Bond; dir:Charles Ross [24pp; cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1985: THE POWER OF THE DOG - Howard Barker (Hampstead Theatre) Joint Stock Theatre Group: Sean Baker, Amelda Brown, Hugh Fraser, Peter Sproule; dir:Kenny Ireland [20pp; biographies, notes; VG] £3

1985: WOMAN IN MIND - Alan Ayckbourn (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough) Ursula Jones, Barry McCarthy, Robin Herford, Russell Dixon [16pp; cast photos, biographies, notes; w.2 newsclippings; VG] £4

1985: 'NIGHT, MOTHER - Marsha Norman (Hampstead) Marjorie Yates, Susan Wooldridge; dir:Michael Attenborough [20pp; cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1985: BENGAL LANCER - William Ayot (Lyric Hammersmith) Tim Pigott-Smith; dir:Michael Joyce [24pp; production photo, illustrated articles, biographies; VG] £3

1985: TOM AND VIV - Michael Hastings (Royal Court) Edward Herrmann, Julie Covington, David Haig, Michele Copsey, Margaret Tyzack, Richard Butler; dir:Max Stafford-Clark [28pp; very interesting articles and photographs; play about T.S.Eliot; VG] £4

1985: WIFE BEGINS AT FORTY - Arne Sultan and Earl Barret (Yvonne Arnaud) Geoffrey Sumner, Gertrude Bliss, Dinsdale Landen, Liza Goddard, John Quayle, Carol Hawkins (for Yvonne D'Alpra), Stephen Leatherland; dir:Ray Cooney [20pp; photos, biographies etc.; VG] £2

1985: TOYS IN THE ATTIC - Lillian Hellman (Palace Theatre, Watford) Gwen Watford, Hayley Mills, Helen Ryan, Garrick Hagon; dir:Leon Rubin [24pp; cast, credits, photos, biographies, articles etc.] £3

1985: THE DECORATOR - Donald Churchill (Palace Theatre, Watford) Thelma Whiteley, Christopher Benjamin, Meg Davies; dir:Leon Rubin [20pp; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £3

1985: A STATE OF AFFAIRS - Graham Swannell (Duchess) Gary Bond, Nichola McAuliffe, Amanda Boxer, Arthur Kelly, Lee Walker; dir:Peter James [SIGNED by all 5 cast members; 24pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £3

1985: BETTER TIMES - Barrie Keeffe (Theatre Royal, Stratford East) Gordon Kaye, Charmian May, Eric Richard, Jack Chissick; dir:Philip Hedley [20pp; extensive articles, cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1985 (Jan): NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Savoy) Josephine Tewson, Michael Medwin, Philip Bird, Lisa Mulidore, Serena Evans, Roland Curram, Dilys Watling, Ian Masters, Hugh Paddick, Ray Edwards; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, programme for Nothing On, 3 production photos, credits, 11 biographies w.photos, programme for Nothing On etc.; original production, still running after three years; VG] £4

1985 (Nov): NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Savoy) Josephine Tewson, Michael Medwin, Philip Bird, Lisa Mulidore, Serena Evans, Roland Curram, Geraldine Hart, Ian Masters, Hugh Paddick, Ray Edwards; dir:Michael Blakemore [40pp, 6x8.5; cast list, programme for Nothing On, 3 production photos, credits, 11 biographies w.photos, programme for Nothing On etc.; original production, still running nearly four years later; VG] £4

1985: THE DRAGON'S TAIL - Douglas Watkinson (Apollo) Penelope Keith, Mark Kingston, Robert Hines, Amanda Root; dir:Michael Rudman [36pp; 12 cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1985: DOWN AN ALLEY FILLED WITH CATS - Watwick Moss (Mermaid) Adam Faith, David de Keyser; dir:John Wood [36pp; 7 cast and production photos, biographies; crease to cover, else VG] £3

1985 (Sep): TORCH SONG TRILOGY - Harvey Fierstein (Albery) Antony Sher, Rupert Graves, Rupert Frazer, Belinda Sinclair, Miriam Karlin; dir:Robert Allan Ackerman [36pp; biographies, 8 photos etc.; VG] £4

1985: DAISY PULLS IT OFF - Denise Deegan (Globe) Gabrielle Glaister (as Daisy), Imogen Bain, Nina Edwards, Emma Watson (as Clare Beaumont), Lia Williams, Rebecca Burrill, Carla Mendonca (as Trixie Martin), Harriet Reynolds (as Miss Gibson), Nicola Hamilton (as Miss Granville), Amanda Dainty, Liz Bagley, Michael G.Jones, Brian Ellis (as Mr Thompson), Liz Buffery, Michael Bevis, Norma Harwood, Cheryl Pay, Katrina Smith; dir:David Gilmore [36pp, 6x8.5.; cast list, biographies, attractive illustrations, amusing articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: DAISY PULLS IT OFF - Denise Deegan (Globe) Gabrielle Glaister (as Daisy), Julie Berry, Nina Edwards, Emma Watson (as Clare Beaumont), Lia Williams, Rebecca Burrill, Carla Mendonca (as Trixie Martin), Harriet Reynolds (as Miss Gibson), Nicola Hamilton (as Miss Granville), Amanda Dainty, Liz Bagley, Michael G.Jones, Brian Ellis (as Mr Thompson), Liz Buffery, Michael Bevis, Norma Harwood, Cheryl Pay, Katrina Smith; dir:David Gilmore [40pp, 6x8.5.; cast list, biographies, attractive illustrations, amusing articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: THE SECRET DIARY OF ADRIAN MOLE AGED 13 3/4 - Sue Townsend, Ken Howard, Alan Blaikley (Wyndham's) Simon Schatzberger, Mandy Travis, Nigel Bennett, David Riley, Katy Feeney, Sheila Collings, Antony Howes, Katharine Schlesinger, Sharon Mayer, Michael Arch, Louise Catt, Gary Whitaker, David Davenport, Sandra Fox, John Waldon, Eileen Bell; dir:Graham Watkins [36pp; photos, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1985: STRIPPERS - Peter Terson (Phoenix) Pamela Blackwood, Judi Lamb, Lyn Douglas, Garry Catlin, Brendan Healy, Rod Culbertson, Bill Maynard, Jackie Lye, Gavin Muir, Joan Linder, Lynda Bellingham, Frank Lee-White, Denise Bryson; dir:John Blackmore [16pp; production photos, cast photos and biographies; illustrated article; VG] £4

1985: ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT? - Alan Bleasdale (Phoenix) Martin Shaw, Simon Bowman, Roger Booth, Robert East, Michael Keating, Peter Marinker; dir:Robin Lefevre [16pp; cast photos and biographies; VG] £4

1985: UBU AND THE CLOWNS - Alfred Jarry (Tour) Actors Touring Company: Chris Barnes, Alison Peebles, Malcolm Scates, David Tysall, Siobhan Nicholas, Paddy Fletcher; dir:John Retallack [6pp, 5.8x12.5 triple-fold; cast, biographies, credits; plus excellent 6-page informative illustrated insert about Alfred Jarry; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985: THE ENEMIES WITHIN - Ron Rose (Young Vic) Howard Crossley, Maureen Douglass, Peter Ellis, Peter Geeves, Margot Leicester, Barbara Peirson, Martin Riley, Jo Skelton, Dyfed Thomas, Stephen Tiller, Annie Tyson, Mary Wray; dir:David Thacker [8pp; cast list, notes, biographies; light vertical bend, minor marks, else VG] £2

1985: TWO INTO ONE - Ray Cooney (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure Donald Sinden, Barbara Murray, Ginni Barlow, Lionel Jeffries, Derek Royle, Jane Downs, Michael Williams, Carolyn Allen, Linda Hayden, Martin Connor, Christopher Chittell, Henry Tomlinson, Anthony Verner, Lorna Calleny, Maxine Daniels; dir:Ray Cooney [24pp, 8.25x11.75; cast biographies and photos, 14 colour production photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1985: A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS - Robert Bolt (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) Denys Hawthorne, Arthur Whybrow, Richard Derrington, Edwin Richfield, Rhoda Lewis, Lesley Moore, Martyn James, Peter Sproule, Julian Forsyth, Simon Treves, Rob Heyland, Douglas Milvain; dir:Clive Perry [12pp, 8.25x11.75; biographies, illustrations; VG] £4

1985: THE CAINE MUTINY COURT-MARTIAL (Queen's) - Herman Wouk Souvenir Brochure Charlton Heston, Ben Cross; dir:Charlton Heston [16pp, 8.25x11.75; 12+ production photos (many in colour), articles, biographies with photos, photographic survey of the careers of the two stars; VG] £5

1985: THE GREAT WHITE HOPE - Howard Sackler (Tricycle Theatre) Souvenir Brochure Hugh Quarshie, Earlene Bentley, Ed Bishop, Colin Bruce, Dominic Hawksley, Joan Heal, Mark Heath, Leon Herbert, Barry Jackson, Terence Longden, John Matshikiza, Michael Melia, Terry Mortimer; dir:Nicolas Kent [20pp, 8.25x11.75; illustrated articles, cast biographies, 9 photos from previous Tricycle productions; one staple missing, else VG] £4

1985: WIFE BEGINS AT FORTY - Arne Sultan and Earl Barret (Ambassadors) Souvenir Brochure Geoffrey Sumner, Gertrude Bliss, Dinsdale Landen, Liza Goddard, John Quayle, Carol Hawkins, Stephen Leatherland; dir:Ray Cooney [28pp, 8.25x11.75; illustrated articles, 35+ cast and Theatre of Comedy Company biographies and photos, 10 production photos; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

Plays: 1986

1986: ROSS - Terence Rattigan (Old Vic) Simon Ward, David Langton, Bruce Montague, Roland Curran, Paul Williamson, Ernest Clark, Garfield Morgan, Alexander John, Seymour Matthews, Lloyd McGuire, Michael Walker, William Greaves, Paul Raynor, Jon Croft, Tom Griffin, Robert Martin, Frank Cullen, Marc Sinden; dir:Roger Redfarn [28pp, 5.25x8.5; extensive illustrated articles, cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits, 2 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: MURDER ON THE NILE - Agatha Christie (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) Alix Refaie, Ayo Antaeus, Adrienne Corri, Joanna Myers, Lionel Guyett, Patricia Doyle, Brendan Barry, Karen Gledhill, Glyn Baker, Jack Watling, Christine McKenna; dir:Donald MacKechnie [28pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1986: PROGRESS - Doug Lucie (Lyric) Diana Quick, Mike Gwilym, Peter Wight, Struan Rodger, Daniel Webb; dir:David Hayman [20pp; biographies, 7 rehearsal photos etc.; VG] £3

1986: JUST BETWEEN OURSELVES - Alan Ayckbourn (Palace Theatre, Watford) Warren Clarke, Susan Hanson, Colin Higgins, Liz Smith, Susie Blake; dir:Peter Duguid [16pp, 5.9x8.25; rehearsal and cast photos, biographies; minor marks else VG] £3

1986: CANDLE-LIGHT - P.G.Wodehouse (Palace Theatre, Watford) Aden Gillett, Philip Bird, Arthur Bostrom, Serena Evans, Helen Atkinson Wood; dir:Lou Stein [24pp; illustrated articles, cast photos, biographies; minor marks else VG] £3

1986: THE BIRTHDAY PARTY - Harold Pinter (Tour) Channel Theatre Company: Bob Aldous, Victoria Davies, Gary Mavers, Catherine Nicholson, Alan Towner, Patrick Bergin; dir:Kevin Wood [4pp; cast list, notes, biographies; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1986: BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS - John Godber (Tour) Hull Truck Theatre Company: Steven Bough, Michael Callaghan, Liza Sadovy, Gillian Tompkins, Jane Clifford; dir:John Godber [16pp; cast, biographies w.photos, credits, notes; VG] £4

1986: DAISY PULLS IT OFF - Denise Deegan (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham) Louise Catt (as Daisy), Sue Scott-Davison, Katrina Smith, Cheryl Pay (as Clare Beaumont), Rena Jugati, Sarah-Jane McKechnie, Julie-Anne Blythen (as Trixie Martin), Eileen Maciejewska (as Miss Gibson), Denise Armon (as Miss Granville), Karen Chatwin, Karen Briffett, Michelle Martin, Daniel Davies, Dennis Spencer (as Mr Thompson), Timothy Rose, Jane Bullman, Sally Millcrest; dir:David Gilmore [24pp; biographies, notes, credits, illustrations; VG] £3

1986: ONE OF US - Robin Chapman (Greenwich Theatre) Anthony Andrews, Ian Ogilvy, Jenny Quayle, David Horovitch; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; notes, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1986: RELATIVELY SPEAKING - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre) Michael Aldridge, Gwen Watford, Michael Simkins, Felicity Dean; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1986: THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST - Beth Henley (Greenwich Theatre) Sandra Dickinson, Sally Watts, Gayle Hunnicutt, Bryan Murray, George Irving, Kate David; dir:Simon Stokes [24pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1986: FOR KING AND COUNTRY - John Wilson (Greenwich Theatre) Christopher Driscoll, Paul Clarkson, Jamie Cresswell, Alex Jennings, David Mallinson, Paul Williamson, Michael Fleming, Sean Murray, Scott Cherry, Marc Sinden, Crawford Logan; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp, 5.9x8.25; illustrated article, biographies; minor marks else VG] £3

1986: UNDER MILK WOOD - Dylan Thomas (Greenwich Theatre) Rachel Bell, Jeremy Blake, Stephen Botcher, Denys Graham, Cynthia Grenville, Catrin Menna, Myfanwy Talog, Martin Troakes, Gilbert Wynne; dir:Anthony Cornish [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1986: NIGHT MUST FALL - Emlyn Williams (Greenwich Theatre) Margaret Tyzack, Katy Behean, Brenda Cowling, Nicholas Day, Julia McCarthy, Angela Webb, Denys Hawthorne, Daniel Webb; dir:John Dove [24pp, 5.9x8.25; illustrated article, biographies; VG] £3

1986: ONCE A CATHOLIC - Mary O'Malley (Palace Theatre, Manchester) Terence Frisby, Pamela Mandell, Cathy Murphy, Sharon Eva Degen, Eileen Bell, Lollie May, dir:Terence Frisby [24pp; illustrated articles; VG] £3

1986 (Aug-Sep): NOEL AND GERTIE - Noel Coward and Sheridan Morley (Donmar) Lewis Fiander, Patricia Hodge; dir:David Horlock [24pp, 6x8.5; biographies, 35+ photos etc.; a smart programme; VG] £4

1986: SO LONG ON LONELY STREET - Sandra Deer (Palace Theatre, Watford) Brian Protheroe, Gayle Hunnicutt, Lou Hirsch; dir:Lou Stein [24pp; cast, credits, biographies, photos etc.] £2

1986: JUG - Henry Livings (Theatre Royal, Stratford East) Don Crann, Robert Daws, Yvonne d'Alpra, Guy Nicholls, Robert Keegan, John Halstead, David Morrissey, Kate Williams, Angela Connolly, Laura Cox; dir:Philip Hedley [16pp, 5.8x8.25; 10 photos, biographies; VG] £3

1986: SELLING THE SIZZLE - Peter Gibbs (Hampstead) Dinsdale Landen, Caroline Bliss, David Threlfall, Ann Beach; dir:Robert Chetwyn [20, 5.9x8.25; photos, biographies; minor marks, else VG] £2

1986: THE GAMBLER - Peter Brewis, Bob Goody, and Mel Smith (Hampstead) Paul Bown, Philip Davis, Bob Goody, Mel Smith [photos, biographies; minor marks, else VG] £3

1986: CIRCE & BRAVO - Donald Freed (Hampstead) Faye Dunaway, Stephen Jenn; dir:Harold Pinter [photos, biographies; VG] £3

1986: THAT SUMMER - David Edgar (Hampstead) Jessica Turner, Edward Rawle-Hicks, Oliver Cotton; dir:Michael Attenborough [photos, biographies; minor marks, else VG] £3

1986: WHO KILLED HILDA MURRELL? - Chris Martin (Tricycle) Linda Broughton, Richard Cordery, Annie Raitt, Ian Redford; dir:Jane Collins with Mike Kay [notes, biographies; VG] £3

1986: BODY CELL - Melissa Murray (Soho Poly) Carolyn Pickles, Heather Canning, Angela Bruce, Natasha Williams; dir:Sue Dunderdale [photos, biographies; VG] £2

1986: THE ENTERTAINER - John Osborne (Theatre Royal, Brighton) Frank Middlemass, Joanne Pearce, Peter Bowles, Sylvia Syms, Paul Mooney, Allan Mitchell, Michael Rigg, Jane Terry, Charlotte Seago; dir:Robin Lefevre [28pp, 5.8x8.3; production photos, cast photos and biographies, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £3

1986: PETER PAN - J.M.Barrie (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham) Granville Saxton (as Mr Darling and Captain Hook), Angela Collins, Lisa Cook, Sean Murray, James Haley/Dominic Harrison/Simon Davie, Sam Naylor, David Parfitt (as Peter Pan), Paul Benzing; dir:Patrick Sandford [28pp, 5.75x8.25; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1986: IN PRAISE OF LOVE - Terence Rattigan (The Mill at Sonning) Philippa Urquhart, Rodney Diak, Frank Ellis, Zach Vanderfelt; dir:Jonathan Martin [12pp, 5.75x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £1

1986: LOOK HERE OLD SON - Royce Ryton and David Conville (Opera Air Theatre, Regent's Park) Berwick Kaler (as Robert Atkins); dir:Ian Talbot [4pp, 5.75x8.5; biographies, time-line of Robert Atkins, programme notes, credits etc.; horizontal fold, else VG] £1

1986: MADE IN BANGKOK - Anthony Minghella (Aldwych) Christopher Fulford, Peter McEnery, Benjamin Whitrow, Paul Shelley, Felicity Kendall, David Yip, Diana Choy, Leanne Hong, Tia Lee, Susan Tan, Vincent Wong, Eddie Yeoh; dir:Michael Blakemore [28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986: LEND ME A TENOR - Ken Ludwig (Globe) Denis Lawson, Jan Francis, John Barron, Edward Hibbert, Ronald Holgate, Anna Nicholas, Gwendolyn Humble, Josephine Blake; dir:David Gilmore [40pp; illustrated article on 'Operatic Disasters', company photos, biographies w.photos etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1986: TORCH SONG TRILOGY - Harvey Fierstein (Albery) Barbara Rosenblat, Antony Sher, Rupert Frazer, Belinda Sinclair, Rupert Graves, Ian Sears, Miriam Karlin; dir:Robert Allan Ackerman [32pp; biographies, 15+ photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: TORCH SONG TRILOGY - Harvey Fierstein (Albery) Barbara Rosenblat, Harvey Fierstein, Rupert Frazer, Belinda Sinclair, Rupert Graves, Ian Sears, Miriam Karlin; dir:Robert Allan Ackerman [32pp; biographies, 15+ photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: THE NORMAL HEART - Larry Kramer (Albery) Kerry Shale, Joris Stuyck, Stuart Fox, Tom Hulce, Jenny Lee, John Terry, Paul Jesson, Richard Kane, Stuart Milligan; dir:David Hayman [28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; minor marks] £4

1986: WHEN WE ARE MARRIED - J.B.Priestley (Whitehall) Sue Devaney, Julian Wadham, Patricia Hayes, Matilda Thorpe, Peter Bourke, Bill Fraser, James Grout, Patricia Routledge, Timothy West, Brian Murphy, Elizabeth Spriggs, Prunella Scales, Patsy Rowlands, Alan Bennion; dir:Ronald Eyre [32pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, historical photographs, credits etc.; a definitive revival; VG] £4

1986: WHEN WE ARE MARRIED - J.B.Priestley (Whitehall) Sue Devaney, Julian Wadham, Patricia Hayes, Matilda Thorpe, Peter Bourke, Bill Maynard, James Grout, Patricia Routledge, Timothy West, Brian Murphy, Elizabeth Spriggs, Prunella Scales, Patsy Rowlands, Alan Bennion; dir:Ronald Eyre [36pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, historical photographs, credits etc.; a definitive revival; VG] £4

1986: WHEN WE ARE MARRIED - J.B.Priestley (Whitehall) Sue Devaney, Patrick Pearson, Kathy Staff, Dione Inman, Peter Bourke, Bill Fraser, James Grout, Patricia Routledge, John Stratton, Brian Murphy, Patsy Byrne, Polly James, Patsy Rowlands, John Hart Dyke; dir:Ronald Eyre [32pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, historical photographs, credits etc.; a definitive revival; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1986: STEPPING OUT - Richard Harris (Duke of York's) Amanda Barrie, Nancy Nevinson, Joanne James, Angela Crow, Stella Tanner, Amanda Murray, Richard Denning, Lynda Baron, Cynthia Powell, Sheila Ballantine; dir:Julia McKenzie [28pp; biographies, cast photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1986: THE SECRET DIARY OF ADRIAN MOLE AGED 13 3/4 - Sue Townsend, Ken Howard, Alan Blaikley (Wyndham's) Simon Schatzberger, Mandy Travis, Nigel Bennett, David Riley, Katy Feeney, Sheila Collings, Michael Arch, Sara Markland, Clare Nicholson, Louise Catt, Gary Whitaker, David Davenport, Simon Gipps-Kent, Sandra Fox, John Waldon, Eileen Bell; dir:Graham Watkins [32pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £3

1986: JUDY - Terry Wale (Strand) Lesley Mackie, David Bauckham, Carolyn Moody, Tim Hardy, Lewis Cowen, Adeen Fogle, Buster Skeggs, Alison Skilbeck, Paul Downing, Philip Childs, Ray Davison, Paul Milton, James Gavin; dir:John David [28pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £2

1986 (Jan): BLITHE SPIRIT - Noel Coward (Vaudeville) Imogen Bain, Jane Asher, Simon Cadell, Roger Hume, Rachel Herbert, Marcia Warren, Joanna Lumley; dir:Peter Farago [SIGNED by ALL SEVEN cast members; 28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, 3 production photos, extensive illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986: BLITHE SPIRIT - Noel Coward (Vaudeville) Imogen Bain, Jane Asher, Simon Cadell, Roger Hume, Rachel Herbert, Marcia Warren, Joanna Lumley; dir:Peter Farago [28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, 5 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Aug): BLITHE SPIRIT - Noel Coward (Vaudeville) Imogen Bain, Joanna Van Gyseghem, Simon Cadell, Roger Hume, Rachel Herbert, Marcia Warren, Susan Hampshire; dir:Peter Farago [SIGNED by SIX cast members; 28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, 5 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986: WOMAN IN MIND - Alan Ayckbourn (Vaudeville) Julia McKenzie, Peter Blythe, Benedick Blythe, Christina Barryk, John Hudson, Martin Jarvis, Josephine Tewson, Daniel Flynn; dir:Alan Ayckbourn [32pp, 6x8.5; biographies, 10 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: WHEN I WAS A GIRL I USED TO SCREAM AND SHOUT - Sharman MacDonald (Whitehall) Sheila Reid, Julie Walters, Geraldine James, John Gordon Sinclair; dir:Simon Stokes [32pp, 6x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Jul): DOUBLE DOUBLE - Eric Elice and Roger Rees (Fortune) Roger Rees, Jane Lapotaire; dir:Leon Rubin [28pp, 6x8.5; biographies, production photos etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Jan): FATAL ATTRACTION - Bernard Slade (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Susannah York, David Baron, Nick Brimble, Jocelyn Cunningham, Denis Quilley, Kate Harper; dir:David Gilmore [28pp, 6x8.5; biographies, 15 photos etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Feb): THE DRAGON'S TAIL - Douglas Watkinson (Apollo) Penelope Keith, Mark Kingston, Amanda Root; dir:Michael Rudman [32pp, 6x8.5; biographies, 12 photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: CAFE PUCCINI - Robin Ray (Wyndham's) Lewis Fiander, Nichola McAuliffe, Charles West, Terence Hillyer, Jacinta Mulcahy, Maurice Clarke; dir:Christopher Renshaw [28pp, 6x8.5; 14 photos, list of musical numbers, biographies; VG] £3

1986: FANNY KEMBLE AT HOME - Laurier Lister (Tour) Constance Cummings; dir:Laurier Lister [8pp; illustrated articles, photos, biographies, tour schedule; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1986: THE HOBBIT - J.R.R.Tolkien, adapted by Rony Robinson and Graham Watkins (Fortune) Malcolm Dixon, Dudley Long, Tony Howes, James Powell, Martin Pallot, Clive Marlowe, Tessa Crockett, David Lumsden, Steve Edison, Mike Coltman, Clive Hill, Anita Danielle, Mark Bond; dir:Graham Watkins [32pp, photos, synopsis of scenes, designs, biographies; VG] £4

1986: THE SECRET LIFE OF CARTOONS - Clive Barker (Aldwych) Una Stubbs, Paul Robinson, Derek Griffiths, Buster Skeggs, Geoffrey Hughes, Graham James, James Warwick, Peter Banks, Amanda Kemp, Peter O'Farrell, Adam Lee, Terry Victor, Jo Stewart; dir:Tudor Davies [12+ photos, biographies; VG] £3

1986: KILLING JESSICA - adapted by David Rogers from the original Teleplay by Richard Levinson and Wiliam Link (Savoy) Patrick Macnee, David Langton, Jennie Linden, Liz Robertson, Angela Douglas; dir:Bryan Forbes [15 photos, biographies; with flyer, and newsclipping review; VG] £4

1986: THE COCKTAIL PARTY - T.S.Eliot (Phoenix) Robert Eddison, Rachel Kempson, Stephen Boxer, Sheila Gish, Simon Ward, Alec McCowen, Sheila Allen, Pamela Lane, Piers Henschel, Davd Ericsson; dir:John Dexter [16pp; illustrated articles, cast biographies and photos; VG] £4

1986: THE MAINTENANCE MAN - Richard Harris (Comedy) John Alderton, Gwen Taylor, Susan Penhaligon; dir:Roger Clissold [16pp, 9x6; biographies & photos, 5 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: DEATH OF A SALESMAN - Arthur Miller (Everyman, Cheltenham) Edwin Richfield, Hazel Douglas, Kenneth Price, Liam Halligan, Mark Carey, Jacquie Crago, Peter Russell, Paul Beech, Alex Knight, Tracy-Jane White, Mark Rees, Joanne Stoner; dir:John Doyle [24pp, 7x9.4; cast list, illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986: THE HOSTAGE - Brendan Behan (Tricycle) Souvenir Brochure Eric Richard, Eileen Pollock, Luke Hayden, P.G.Stephens, Colin Bennett, Heather Tobias, Catherine Cusack [20pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with photos, cast list, biogs, historical notes, articles; VG] £4

1986: WOZA ALBERT! - Percy Mtwa, Mbongeni Ngema, Barney Simon (Criterion) Souvenir Brochure Percy Mtwa, Mbongeni Ngema, Barney Simon [16pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with photos, cast list, biogs, historical notes, articles; VG] £4

1986: ROOKERY NOOK - Ben Travers (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure Nichola McAuliffe, Peggy Mount, Derek Smith, Ian Ogilvy, Tom Courtenay, Georgia Allen, Lionel Jeffries, Geoffrey Sumner, Rowena Roberts, Kate Dunn, Rowena Ingram; dir:Mark Kingston [24pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with 60+ photos, many in colour; cast list, biogs, historical notes, articles; VG] £5

Plays: 1987

1987: AN INSPECTOR CALLS - J.B.Priestley (Westminster Theatre) Peter Baldwin, Simon Shepherd, Charlotte Attenborough, Pauline Jameson, Valerie Newbold, Adam Godley, Tom Baker; dir:Peter Dews [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, extensive illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: ROUGH GAMES: The Ruffian On The Stair and Funeral Games - Joe Orton (Midlands Arts Centre) Not The National Theatre production: Martyn Whitby, Victoria Little, Jason Watkins, Derek Hollis, Leonard Kavanagh; dir:Timothy Davies [single 8.25x11.75 duplicated sheet, printed on both sides, PLUS 5.75x8.25 flyer, with informative article; sheet folded in two, else VG] £2

1987: THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK - Jean-Claude Carriere (Theatre Artaud at the French Institute) Jean Pierre Cassel, Jane Lapotaire; dir:Olivier Pierre [16pp; cast list, credits, biographies w.photos; VG] £3

1987: THE VIEWING - David Pownall (Greenwich Theatre) Priscilla Morgan, Greg Cruttwell, Graeme Garden, Abigail McKern, Lavinia Bertram, Jonathan Newth; dir: Alan Strachan [24pp; notes, biographies; VG] £3

1987: DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS - Eugene O'Neill (Greenwich Theatre) Colin Firth, Tom Hickey, Richard Cordery, Sam Douglas, Carmen Du Sautoy; dir:Patrick Mason [24pp; illustrated article, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1987: THE PERFECT PARTY - A.R.Gurney Jr. (Greenwich Theatre) Martin Jarvis, Rosalind Ayres, Alison Skilbeck, Richard Kane; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp; cast, credits, biographies, photos, articles etc.] £3

1987: MARY ROSE - J.M.Barrie (Greenwich Theatre) Chris Humphreys, Judy Wilson, Michael Burrell, Anna Cropper, Paul Imbusch, Amanda Waring, Patrick Pearson, Neil Duncan; dir:Matthew Francis [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1987: A COLLIER'S FRIDAY NIGHT - D.H.Lawrence (Greenwich Theatre) Annette Crosbie, Sammi Davis, Neil Dudgeon, Claire Hackett, Jane Horrocks, Alfred Lynch, Raymond Mason, Claire Parker, Martyn Whitby; dir:John Dove [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1987: ORIGINAL RAGS An Evocation of the Life and Music of Scott Joplin (Greenwich Theatre) Ben Bennett, Deborah Broom, Joanna Dennis, Georgia Johnson, Emanuel Pascal, Graham Peters, Bernard Pierre-Louis, Christopher Gayle [20pp; notes, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1987: SPOOKHOUSE - Harvey Fierstein (Hampstead) Gwen Taylor, Tom Georgeson, Chris Jury, Joanne Ridley [cast photos, biographies, notes; VG] £3

1987: BETWEEN EAST AND WEST - Richard Nelson (Hampstead) John Woodvine, Sheila Allen; dir:David Jones [cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1987: CANARIES SOMETIMES SING - Frederick Lonsdale (Albery) Peter Bowles, Sylvia Syms, Liz Robertson, Neil Stacy; dir:Patrick Garland [32pp, 5.75x8.3; 18+ cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: MUMBO JUMBO - Robin Glendinning (Lyric Hammersmith) Alan MacNaughtan, Richenda Carey, Denys Hawthorne, Anne Lawson, Michael Grandage, John Elmes, Gerard O'Hare; dir:Nicholas Hytner [28pp, 5.8x8.25; articles, cast biographies; VG] £4

1987: ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD - Tom Stoppard (Piccadilly) Stephen Frost, Mark Arden, Lionel Blair, Paul McKenzie, Michael Cule, Greg Powrie, Kevin Murphy, Joshua Losey, Andrew Roberts, Alison Neil, Michael Percival, Mary Bates, Peter Yapp, Chrystine Bennett, Chris Alexander; dir:Peter Wilson [28pp, 5.75x8.25; 30+ photos, biographies; a full programme; VG] £4

1987: GROUCHO A Life in Revue - Arthur Marx and Robert Fisher (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Frank Ferrante, Les Marsden, Marguerite Lowell, David Bauckham; dir:Arthur Marx [articles, photos, biographies; VG] £3

1987: NOISES OFF - Michael Frayn (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham) Jane Freeman, David Roper, Giles Watling, Caroline Aldred, Joanna Myers, Michael Jayes, Deborah Watling, Thomas Coulthard, Gerald Flood; dir:Stephen Barry [24pp; biographies w.photos, programme for Nothing On; VG] £3

1987 (Oct): SEPARATION - Tom Kempinski (Hampstead) David Suchet, Saskia Reeves; dir:Michael Attenborough [32pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1987 (Aug): CURTAINS - Stephen Bill (Hampstead) Gwen Nelson, Bridget Turner, Ralph Nossek, Philip Bird, Sheila Ballantine, Alfred Lynch, Gillian Hanna, Stella Moray; dir:Stuart Burge [24pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1987: SERIOUS MONEY - Caryl Churchill (Wyndham's) Elizabeth Garvie, Gary Olsen, Ivan Kaye, Cyril Nri, Tom Chadbon, Nigel Cooke, Patti Love, Dona Croll; dir:Max Stafford-Clark [36pp; many photos, articles etc. - a full programme; VG] £4

1987: SERIOUS MONEY - Caryl Churchill (Wyndham's) Joanne Pearce, Daniel Webb, Paul Moriarty, Burt Caesar, Allan Corduner, Scott Cherry, Linda Bassett, Meera Syal; dir:Max Stafford-Clark [36pp; many photos, articles etc. - a full programme; VG] £4

1987: DECADENCE - Steven Berkoff (Wyndham's) Steven Berkoff, Linda Marlowe; dir:Steven Berkoff [28pp, 5.75x8.25; photos, biographies, 12 articles etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1987 (Mch): ROUGH CROSSING - Tom Stoppard (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham) Richard Kay, Roy Boutcher, Neal Swettenham, Paula Wilcox, Rodney Diak, Mark Hadfield; dir:Patrick Sandford [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1987 (Nov-Dec): A CUCKOO IN THE NEST - Ben Travers (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham) Brenda Longman, Jean Challis, Roy Boutcher, Sarah Chard, Angus Deuchar, Giselle Wolf, Martin Connor, Alan Hay, Jane Lowe, Christopher Reeks, John Dallimore, Nick Larsson, Ted Gardner; dir:Patrick Sandford [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1987: THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD (Tricycle) The National Theatre Of Brent: Patrick Barlow, Jim Broadbent; dir:Martin Duncan [photos, biographies, pictorial history (!) of the National Theatre of Brent etc.; VG] £4

1987: WOMAN IN MIND - Alan Ayckbourn (Vaudeville) Pauline Collins, Michael Jayston, Ralph Bates, Benedick Blythe; dir:Alan Strachan [28pp; photos, articles etc.; lightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1987: ONE FOR THE ROAD - Willy Russell (Lyric) Russ Abbot, Janet Dale, Michael Angelis, Elizabeth Bennett; dir:William Gaunt [40pp, 6x8.5; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1987 (Sep): BEYOND REASONABLE DOUBT - Jeffrey Archer (Queens) Frank Finlay, Wendy Craig, David Langton, Jeffry Wickham, Andrew Cruickshank; dir:David Gilmore [44pp, 6x8.5; biographies w.photos, plus 8 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1987: LIGHT UP THE SKY (Globe) Sandra Dickinson, Keith Baxter, Kate O'Mara, Paul Maxwell, Maxine Audley, Jack Elliott, Art Metrano, Michael Irwin, Gwen Taylor, John Quayle, Leo Maguire, Christopher Guinee; dir:Elijah Moshinsky [44pp, 6x8.5; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI - Bertolt Brecht, translated by George Tabori (Queen's) George Waring, Roger Hume, Ken Bones, Brian Glover, Linal Haft, Griff Rhys Jones, Geoffrey Drew, Leslie Schofield, Tim Meats, Lewis Cowen, Philip Childs, Stephen Jameson, Fiona Mollison, Iain Mitchell, Richard Earthy, David Rose, Hugh Paddick; dir:David Gilmore [48pp, 6x8.5; 30+ cast, production and historical photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: UP ON THE ROOF - Simon Moore and Jane Prowse (Apollo) Beverly Hills, Felicity Montagu, Michael Mueller, Mark McGann, Gary Olsen [12+ cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: YOU NEVER CAN TELL - George Bernard Shaw (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Abigail Cruttenden, Terence Wilton, Annabel Lamb, Harry Burton, Irene Worth, Jenny Quayle, Michael Denison, Frank Middlemass, Michael Hordern, Tim Marriott, Stuart Sherwin, Derek Waring; dir:Toby Robertson [32pp, 6.1x8.5; 20+ cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: PORTRAITS - William Douglas Home (Savoy) Stephen Boxer, Simon Ward, Pamela Lane, Keith Michell, Richard Wordsworth; dir:John Dexter [28pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits, 6 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1987: CORPSE! - Gerald Moon (Strand) Colin Baker, Jean Reeve, Jack Watling, Robert Meadwell; dir:Gerald Moon [32pp, 6x8.4; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987: THE AMEN CORNER - James Baldwin (Lyric) Carmen Munroe, Clarke Peters, Claudette Williams, Sylvester Williams, Al Matthews, Stacey Zuckerman; dir:Anton Phillips [44pp, 6x8.5; 10+ production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1987 (Oct-Nov): THE LIVING ROOM - Graham Greene (Royalty Theatre) Royalty Theatre Company: Annie Leon, Peter Blythe, Katharine Schlesinger, Dulcie Gray, Judy Campbell, Paul Daneman, Jennie Linden; dir:Bryan Forbes [44pp, 6.1x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, company photo, biographies, 8 rehearsal photos, extensive chronology of Graham Greene, credits etc.; VG] £3

1987: THE MOUSETRAP (St.Martin's) Diana Marchment, Terrick Fitzhugh, James Ripman, Doreen Andrew, Nicholas Courtney, Marcia King, Bill McCabe, Brian Darnley; dir:Joan Kemp-Welch [32pp, 6.1x8.5; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1987 (Mch): COURT IN THE ACT! - Maurice Hennequin and Pierre Veber, translated by Robert Cogo-Fawcett and Braham Murray (Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon) Royal Exchange Theatre Company: Michael Denison, Derek Smith, Colin Procktor, Trevor Cooper, Oona Kirsch, Avril Elgar, Lisa Hollander, Gabrielle Drake, Lee Montague, Terence Wilton, Roy Heather, Margaret Norris, Jonathan Prince, Antony Erskine; dir:Braham Murray [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, programme notes, biographies; VG] £2

1987: COURT IN THE ACT! - Maurice Hennequin and Pierre Veber, translated by Robert Cogo-Fawcett and Braham Murray (Phoenix) Royal Exchange Theatre Company: Michael Denison, Derek Smith, Colin Procktor, Roy Heather, Oona Kirsch, Avril Elgar, Lisa Hollander, Gabrielle Drake, Lee Montague, Terence Wilton, Jonathan Prince, Margaret Norris, Jonathan Fryer, Antony Erskine; dir:Braham Murray [20pp, 5.9x9; cast and production photos, biographies; minor marks else VG] £3

1987 (Mch): JUST BETWEEN OURSELVES - Alan Ayckbourn (Everyman, Cheltenham) Peter Aubrey, Helen Blatch, Martin Wimbush, Gabrielle Hamilton, Frankie Cosgrave; dir:Phyllida Lloyd [20pp, 7.1x9.3; cast list, programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £2

1987: WHEN WE ARE MARRIED - J.B.Priestley (Theatre Royal, Windsor) Anna Lindup, Robert Woolley, Kathleen Worth, Emma Davies, David Adair, Trevor Bannister, Glyn Houston, Barbara Lott, Victor Winding, John Warner, Margaret Ashcroft, Joan Newell, Pamela Vezey, David Hanson; dir:Joan Riley [24pp, 7.3x9.6; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £3

1987: BLACK COMEDY and THE PRIVATE EAR - Peter Shaffer (Theatre Royal, Windsor) Nicholas Lyndhurst, Matthew Kelly, Philippa Haywood, Ann Thornton, Irene Sutcliffe, Alan Bennion, George Little, John Channell Mills; dir:Kim Grant [24pp, 7.3x9.6; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits, programme notes etc.; VG] £3

1987: MELON - Simon Gray (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Alan Bates, Glyn Grain, William Squire, Tim Hardy, Jack Chissick, Carole Nimmons, Sam Dastor, Donna Donovan, Jason Carter, Shirley Cassedy; dir:Christopher Morahan [32pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits, production photos etc.; VG] £3

1987: MELON - Simon Gray (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Souvenir Brochure Alan Bates, Glyn Grain, William Squire, Tim Hardy, Jack Chissick, Carole Nimmons, Sam Dastor, Donna Donovan, Jason Carter, Shirley Cassedy; dir:Christopher Morahan [12pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with 15+ photos, cast list, biogs; light vertical bend, else VG] £4

1987: THE AMEN CORNER - James Balwin (Tricycle) Carmen Munroe, Clarke Peters, Claudette Williams, Sylvester Williams, Al Matthews, Stacey Zuckerman; dir:Anton Phillips [8.25x11.75; notes, rehearsal photos, biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1987: AS IS - William M.Hoffman (Half Moon) Souvenir Brochure George Costigan, Susannah Fellows, David Fielder, Ray Shell, Ursula Jones, Graham Turner; dir:Chris Bond [12pp, 8.25x11.75; photos, cast list, biogs, notes; VG] £3

1987: YOU NEVER CAN TELL - George Bernard Shaw (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Souvenir Brochure Michael Hordern, Irene Worth, Frank Middlemass, Derek Waring, Jenny Quayle, Terence Wilton, Michael Denison; dir:Toby Robertson [16pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with c30 photos, many in colour; cast list, biogs, historical notes, articles; VG] £6

1987: COMEDIANS - Trevor Griffiths (Young Vic) Ajay Jumar, Edward Clayton, Howard Crossley, Alan Hulse, Mike Kemp, Mark Lambert, Matthew Marsh, Mark McGann, Bert Parnaby Willie Ross, Reg Stewart, Robert Davidson; dir:David Thacker [12pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, photos, biographies; SIGNED by Ajay Jumar, Edward Clayton, Howard Crossley, Alan Hulse, Matthew Marsh, Mark McGann, Bert Parnaby, Willie Ross, and Reg Stewart; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1987: TIGHT AT THE BACK - Leonard Barras (Newcastle Playhouse) Mike Elliott; dir:Ken Hill [20pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, biographies, illustrated articles; minor marks else VG] £2

Plays: 1988

1988 (Oct): STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Robert Harling (Lucille Lortel Theatre, New York) Susan Mansur, Betty Moore, Anne Pitoniak, Rosemary Prinz, Stacy Ray, Constance Shulman; dir:Pamela Berlin [104pp, 5.5x8.5; a packed programme; articles, biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1988 (Oct): M.BUTTERFLY - David Henry Hwang (Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York) David Dukes, B.D.Wong; dir:John Dexter [108pp, 5.5x8.5; a packed programme; articles, biographies, production photos etc.; VG] £4

1988 (Oct): THE COCKTAIL HOUR - A.R.Gurney (Promenade Theatre, New York) Nancy Marchand, Keene Curtis, Bruce Davison, Holland Taylor; dir:Jack O'Brien [108pp, 5.5x8.5; a packed programme; articles, biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1988: EASY VIRTUE - Noel Coward (Kings Head) Avril Angers, Jane How, Ronnie Stevens, John Michie; dir:Tim Luscombe [21 cast photos, biographies, illustrated article; VG] £3

1988: THE FIFTEEN STREETS - Catherine Cookson (Playhouse) Owen Teale, Nigel Miles-Thomas, Margo Stanley, Peter Marshall, Patrick Holt, Frank Harling [cast and production photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1988: THE FIFTEEN STREETS - Catherine Cookson (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham) Owen Teale, Nigel Miles-Thomas, Margo Stanley, Peter Marshall, Patrick Holt, Frank Harling; dir:Rob Bettinson [28pp; cast and production photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1988: DOUBLE ACT - Barry Creyton (Playhouse) Simon Cadell, Lisa Harrow; dir:Nicholas Renton [cast and production photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1988: ENTERTAINING MR SLOANE - Joe Orton (Sherman Theatre, Cardiff and Tour) Patricia Kane, Mark Greenstreet, Robert Aldous, Howell Evans; dir:Gareth Armstrong [24pp; cast list, illustrated articles, biographies (w.photos), 8 rehearsal photos; VG] £4

1988: ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST - Dale Wasserman (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton) John Labanowski, Stephanie Turner, John Vine; dir:Robin Midgley [20pp; biographies w.photos, production photos, extensive illustrated articles; VG] £3

1988: PRIVATES ON PARADE - Peter Nichols (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) Paul Greenwood, Eric Allen, Robert Whelan, Paul Henry, Robert Hudson, Simon Adams, Philip Wright, Richard Stirling, Norma Atallah, Roly Lamas, Richard Santhiri; dir:Derek Nicholls [28pp; biographies w.photos, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1988: HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES - Alan Ayckbourn (Greenwich Theatre) Christopher Benjamin, Gabrielle Drake, Stuart Organ, Louisa Rix, Richard Kane, Lavinia Bertram; dir:Alan Strachan [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1988: TO KILL A MOCKING-BIRD - Harper Lee, adapted by Christopher Sergel (Greenwich Theatre) Geoffrey Banks, Peter Rumney, Bill Croasdale, Tyrone Huggins, Sally Eldridge, Mark Chatterton, Jane Hazlegrove, Suzanne Packer; dir:Anthony Clark [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1988: CAPTAIN CARVALLO - Denis Cannan (Greenwich Theatre) Angela Thorne, Sarah Prince, Terence Longdon, Neil Stacy, Charles Millham, Oliver Parker, Derek Smith; dir:Toby Robertson [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1988: THE MILLIONAIRESS - George Bernard Shaw (Greenwich Theatre) Malcolm Sinclair, Barbara Flynn, Martyn Stanbridge, Gabrielle Lloyd, David Ross; dir:Penny Cherns [24pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1988: RUN FOR YOUR WIFE! - John Chapman (Criterion) Patrick Mower, John Quayle, Ernie Wise, Aimi Macdonald, Leslie Lawton, Una Stubbs; dir:Ray Cooney [30 cast and production photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1988: MARRIED LOVE - Peter Luke (Wyndham's) Susan Hampshire, John Moffatt, Clifford Rose; dir:Joan Plowright [cast photos, illustrated articles, biographies; VG] £4

1988: GREEK - Steven Berkoff (Wyndham's) Steven Berkoff, Georgia Brown, Gillian Eaton, Bruce Payne; dir:Steven Berkoff [28pp; 10 cast and production photos, biographies, articles; VG] £3

1988: ARISTOCRATS - Brian Friel (Hampstead) Sinead Cusack, Billy Roche, Niall Buggy, Charlotte Cornwell; dir:Robin Lefevre [cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1988: DANGER: MEMORY! - Arthur Miller (Hampstead) Paul Rogers, Betsy Blair, John Bennett; dir:Jack Gold [cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1988: SMELLING A RAT - Mike Leigh (Hampstead) Eric Allan, Timothy Spall, Brid Brennan, Greg Cruttwell, Saskia Reeves; dir:Mike Leigh [cast photos, biographies, line drawings by Eve Stewart; minor marks on cover, else VG] £3

1988: THE FANCY MAN - Mike Stott (Hampstead) Bernard Gallagher, Cecily Hobbs, Julia Lane, Ian Mercer, Dominic McHale; dir:Alan Dossor [cast photos, biographies, illustrations; VG] £3

1988: THE FILM SOCIETY - Jon Robin Baitz (Hampstead) Denis Lawson, Dinah Stabb, James Aubrey, Margery Mason, Alan MacNaughtan, John Rogan; dir:Michael Attenborough [cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1988: THE PUBLIC - Federico Garcia Lorca (Theatre Royal, Stratford East) Gerard Murphy, Robin Hooper, Michael Bertenshaw, Mary Jo Randall, Claire Hackett, Graham Turner, Nigel Cooke, Sean Gascoigne, Martha Stylianou, Roddy Maude-Roxby; dir:Philip Hedley [cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1988: THE GINGERBREAD LADY - Neil Simon (Palace Theatre, Watford) Peter Bourke, Andrew Nyman, Sandra Dickinson, Sheila Steafel; dir:Lou Stein [18 cast and rehearsal photos, biographies; minor marks else VG] £3

1988: THE PRICE - Arthur Miller (Palace Theatre, Watford) John Bowe, Sara Kestelman, Tom Georgeson; dir:Lou Stein [cast and rehearsal photos, biographies; VG] £3

1988: 'ALLO 'ALLO - Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft (London Palladium) Gordon Kaye, Carmen Silvera, Richard Marner, Kim Hartman, Guy Siner, Gavin Richards, Kirsten Cooke, Sue Hodge, Peter McCulloch, Jack Haig, Arthur Bostrom; dir:Peter Farago [48pp; cast list, 12+ biographies w.excellent character photos; VG] £4

1988: THE GUT GIRLS - Sarah Daniels (Albany Empire) Cathy Shipton, Eve Bland, Joanna Mays, Janet Steel, Graham Cull, Gillian Wright, Peter Seton, Claire Vousden; dir:Teddy Kiendl [12pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits, programme note, 5 rehearsal photos etc.; VG] £2

1988: TEECHERS - John Godber (Arts Theatre, Great Newport Street) Paul Rider, Shirley-Anne Selby, Gillian Tompkins; dir:John Godber [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, extensive illustrated articles, 4 rehearsal photos, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: KINDLY KEEP IT COVERED - Dave Freeman (Churchill Theatre, Bromley) John Pennington, Andree Melly, Terry Scott, Amanda Barrie, Anita Graham, Chris Sanders, Robin Nedwell, Peter MacKriel; dir:Martin Connor [32pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: IDENTITY UNKNOWN - Euan Smith (Swan Theatre, Worcester) Sam James, Maxwell Hutcheon, Karen Henthorn, Iain Rattray, Mark Strong, Kazia Pelka, Denise Holder, Miles Davis, Russ Chambers, Dave Shrubsole, Judy Roberts; dir:Euan Smith and Chris White [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, notes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1988: THE SECRET OF SHERLOCK HOLMES - Jeremy Paul (Richmond Theatre) Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke; dir:Patrick Garland [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, extensive illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: DRIVING MISS DAISY - Alfred Uhry (Apollo) Wendy Hiller, Barry Foster, Clarke Peters; dir:Ron Lagomarsino [40pp; photos, including production shots] £3

1988: HAPGOOD - Tom Stoppard (Aldwych) Nigel Hawthorne, Felicity Kendal, Iain Glen, Roger Rees; dir:Peter Wood [28pp; 15+ cast and production photos; VG] £3

1988: ARTIST DESCENDING A STAIRCASE - Tom Stoppard (Duke of York's) Peter Copley, Alan MacNaughtan, Sarah Woodward; dir:Tim Luscombe [28pp; biogs, articles, photos] £3

1988: EASY VIRTUE - Noel Coward (Garrick) Jane How, Zena Walker, Ronnie Stevens; dir:Tim Luscombe [40pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: DRY ROT - John Chapman (Theatre Royal, Bath) Brian Rix, Richard Vernon, Elspet Gray, Julie Peasgood, Robert Bathurst, Nick Wilton, Derek Griffiths, Derek Royle, Harriet Reynolds, Julie Dawn Cole; dir:Christopher Renshaw [28pp; cast list, extensively illustrated article, cast biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £4

1988: DRY ROT - John Chapman (Lyric) Brian Rix, Richard Vernon, Elspet Gray, Julie Peasgood, Robert Bathurst, Nick Wilton, Derek Griffiths, Derek Royle; dir:Christopher Renshaw [cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1988: THE SNEEZE - Anton Chekhov, adapted by Michael Frayn (Aldwych) Rowan Atkinson, Timothy West, Cheryl Campbell; dir:Ronald Eyre [32pp; photos, line-drawings, articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: YOU NEVER CAN TELL (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Michael Hordern, Irene Worth, Frank Middlemass, Derek Waring, Jenny Quayle, Terence Wilton, Michael Denison; dir:Toby Robertson [32pp; 20+ cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1988: EXCLUSIVE YARNS... the full story - Gary Lyons and Stewart Permutt (Comedy) Susie Blake, Lesley Joseph, Brian Deacon, Pam Ferris; dir:Gary Lyons [16pp; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £3

1988 (Jan-Feb): ONE FOR THE POT - Ray Cooney and Tony Hilton (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Christine Russell, Julie Teal, Philip Newman, Dennis Ramsden, Louise Kerr, Paul Casimer, Nicholas Hutchison, Desmond Jordan, Mark Buffery, Barry Killerby, Caroline England; dir:Hazel Douglas [24pp, 7.1x9.3; cast list, biographies with photos, programme notes, 12 photos from the 1961 production, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: LOVE FROM A STRANGER - Agatha Christie (Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury) Isabel Metliss, Stephanie Kapsza, Katie Evans, Neil Todd, Chris Barnden, Timothy Miles, Denis Huett, Teresa Brett; dir:David Horne [16pp, 6.75x9.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1988: THE CONTRACTOR - David Storey (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) Paul Henry, Paul Boyle, Jack Smethurst, Colum Gallivan Michael Gunn, Tom Hutchinson, Lorraine Brunning, Barry Birch, Norman Painting, Miles Richardson, Madaleine Moffatt, Dinah Handley; dir:Derek Nicholls [28pp, 5.5x11.75; cast list, 10 rehearsal photos, illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1988: ONE WAY PENDULUM - N.F.Simpson (Old Vic) Brenda Bruce, Graham Crowden, Kathryn Pogson, John Bird, John Fortune; dir:Jonathan Miller [28pp, 5.5x11.75; lots of photos, illustrations, articles; VG] £4

1988: PRESENT LAUGHTER - Noel Coward (Theatre Royal, Windsor) Tom Conti, Kara Wilson, Catherine Rabett, Lavinia Bertram, Patti Love, Sion Tudor Owen, Mary Tamm; dir:Tom Conti [24pp; cast photos, biographies, articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: BUSMAN'S HOLIDAY - Dorothy L.Sayers and Muriel St.Clare Byrne (Lyric Hammersmith) Edward Kelsey, Richard Hampton, Peggy Aitchison, Emily Richard, Edward Petherbridge, Sharon Bower, Ben Stevens, Denys Hawthorne, Patrick Hannaway, Peter Amory, Ray Armstrong, Terry Gilligan, Grant Oatley; dir:Michael Simpson [24pp, large size (8.25x11.75); cast list, illustrated articles, biographies, articles; VG] £3

1988: MAKING HISTORY - Brian Friel (Tour) Field Day Theatre Company: Stephen Rea, Niall O'Brien, Niall Tobin, Peter Gowen, Clare Holman, Emma Dewhurst; dir:Simon Curtis [24pp, large size (8.25x11.75); cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, illustrated articles, 7 photographs of past productions, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES - John Guare (Lilian Baylis Theatre) Denis Quilley, Helen Lederer, Nichola McAuliffe, Kelly Hunter, Linda Polan, Harry Towb; dir:Nick Hamm [8pp, large size (8.25x11.75); cast list, biogs w.photos, articles; VG] £3

1988: GAS LIGHT - Patrick Hamilton (New Victoria Theatre) Carol Holt, John Cunningham, Harold Saks, Susan Dowdall, Shelly Willetts, Robin Plant; dir:Chris Martin [12pp, large size (8.25x11.75); cast and production photos, illustrated articles; newsclipping review; VG] £4

1988: ROBESON - SONG OF FREEDOM - Andy Rashleigh (Young Vic) Oxford Stage Company: Leon Herbert, Clive Rowe, Mark Lambert, Vicky Licorish; dir:Richard Williams [12pp, large size (8.25x11.75); 20+ cast and production photos, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1988: THE MADWOMAN OF CHAILLOT - Giraudoux (Lilian Baylis Theatre) Eleanor Bron, Selina Cadell, Philip Franks, Ian Redford, Celia Imrie; dir:Nick Hamm [12pp, 8.25x11.75; 25+ photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: COMPLICITE AT THE ALMEIDA, Oct 1988-Jan 1989 (Almeida) Souvenir Brochure
A MINUTE TOO LATE, AVE MARIA, MISS DONNITHORNE'S MAGGOT, ESCAPE FOR TUBA, FOOD OF LOVE, WHAT IS ALL THIS DANCING?, THE VISIT, MY ARMY, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE, THE PHANTOM VIOLIN, ANYTHING FOR A QUIET LIFE, RAINMAKER IN GEBB, and THE RIGHT SIZE IN QUE SERA; casts include Annabel Arden, Simon McBurney, Marcello Magni, Celia Gore Booth, Tim Barlow, Kathryn Hunter, Gerard McBurney, Clive Mendus, Nick Philippou, and many others [28pp, large size (8.25x11.75); cast lists, 20+ production photos, 50+ cast and production team photos and biographies; articles, commentary etc. etc.; very slight discolouration on cover, else VG] £4

1988: COMPLICITE AT THE ALMEIDA, Oct 1988-Jan 1989 (Almeida) Press Pack
A MINUTE TOO LATE, CHE SERA, AVE MARIA, FOOD OF LOVE, MISS DONNITHORNE'S MAGGOT, WHAT IS ALL THIS DANCING?, THE VISIT, MORE BIGGER SNACKS NOW!, MY ARMY, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE, THE PHANTOM VIOLIN, GEBB, ANYTHING FOR A QUIET LIFE; casts include Annabel Arden, Celia Gore Booth, Kathryn Hunter, Marcello Magni, Myra McFadyen, Stefan Metz, Boris Ostan and many others [8x11.75 folder, containing loose sheets: 4pp fold-out about the 11 plays in the Almeida Season with booking form, flyer for BURNING AMBITION, elaborate flyer for ANYTHING FOR A QUIET LIFE, 6pp photographic programme for PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE, five A4 pages of information about Complicite; VG] £4

1988: DEATH OF A SALESMAN - Arthur Miller (Nottingham Playhouse) Roy Barraclough, Jane Lowe, Howard Ward, Kevin McGowan; dir:Richard Frost [20pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size brochure w.photos, articles, line-drawings etc.; VG] £4

1988: RE: JOYCE! - James Roose-Evans, Maureen Lipman (Fortune) Souvenir Brochure
Maureen Lipman, Denis King; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp, 8.25x11.75; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

Plays: 1989

1989: BEDSIDE MANNERS - Derek Benfield (Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne) Maurice Thorogood, John Inman, Peter Symonds, Nikki Kelly, Georgina Moon; dir:Bill Roberton [32pp; cast list, illustrated articles, biographies (w.photos), production photos; VG] £3

1989: A SINGLE MAN - Christopher Isherwood, adapted by Michael Michaelian (Greenwich Theatre) William Gaminara, Alec McCowen, Barbara Barnes, Rosemary Martin, Neil Roberts, Angelo Gibson, Ellen J Wilks; dir:Waris Hussein [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: FORGET-ME-NOT LANE - Peter Nichols (Greenwich Theatre) Bryan Pringle, Philip Jackson, Lynn Farleigh, Dilys Watling; dir:Peter Nichols [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE TABLE OF THE TWO HORSEMEN - Arthur Frewen (Greenwich Theatre) Angus Pope, Rupert Frazer, Rashid Karapiet, Shaughan Seymour, Rebecca Saire, John Moulder-Brown; dir:Christopher Renshaw [32pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE PIGGY BANK - C.P.Taylor (Greenwich Theatre) Bernard Lloyd, Robert Austin, Barry McCarthy, Susan Colverd, Katharine Rogers, David Westhead; dir:Susan Todd [32pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: TALK OF THE STEAMIE - Tony Roper (Greenwich Theatre) Julia McCarthy, Judy Sweeney, Emma Dingwall, Myra McFadyen, Graham de Banzie; dir:Alex Norton [32pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Tennessee Williams (Arts Theatre, Cambridge) Breffni McKenna, Sian Phillips, Robyn Moore, Crispin Letts; dir:Simon Stokes [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE OLD COUNTRY - Alan Bennett (Arts Theatre, Cambridge) Francis Matthews, Nigel Davenport, Helen Christie, Anne Ridler, David Bannerman, Sally Goodman; dir:Graham Watkins [28pp; illustrated articles, biographies w.photos etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE WOMAN IN BLACK - adapted by Stephen Mallatratt from the novel by Susan Hill (Fortune) Mark Kingston, Dominic Letts; dir:Robin Herford [32pp; photos, articles etc.; a smart programme; VG] £4

1989: THE WOMAN IN BLACK - adapted by Stephen Mallatratt from the novel by Susan Hill (Fortune) Charles Kay, John Duttine; dir:Robin Herford [24pp; photos, articles etc.; a smart programme; VG] £4

1989: A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN - Virginia Woolf, adapted by Patrick Garland (Playhouse) Eileen Atkins (as Virginia Woolf); dir:Patrick Garland [20pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, extensive illustrated article on Virginia Woolf w.16+ photos etc.; VG] £4

1989: THE BREAD-WINNER - Somerset Maugham (Yvonne Arnaud) George Cole, Jane How, Lucien Taylor, Peter Cellier; dir:Kevin Billington [24pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £3

1989: WHEN SHE DANCED - Martin Sherman (King's Head) Sheila Gish (as Isadora Duncan), Owen Teale, Kevin Elyot, Gerard Logan, Angela Pleasance, Margaret Robertson; dir:Tim Luscombe [cast photos, biographies, article; slight damp damage, else VG] £2

1989: DEATH OF A SALESMAN - Arthur Miller (York Theatre Royal) Fred Pearson, Yvonne Bryceland; dir:Terry Johnson [cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1989: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD - Harper Lee, adapted by Christopher Sergel (Mermaid) Alan Dobie, Catherine Holman, Kieron Smith, Dale Robertson, Lenny Aljernon-Edwards; dir:Chris Hayes [cast and production photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1989: THE LAST WALTZ - Gillian Richmond (Greenwich Theatre) Amanda Redman, Cathryn Bradshaw; dir:Sue Wilson [cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1989: APOCALYPTIC BUTTERFLIES - Wendy Macleod (Greenwich Theatre) Brian Protheroe, Amanda Donohoe; dir:Sue Dunderdale [cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1989: LAUGHING MATTERS (Donmar Warehouse) Michael Davis, Bob Hartman [8 photos, biographies; VG] £3

1989: THOUGHTS FROM A VERY PRIVATE DIARY (Donmar Warehouse) Victor Spinetti [13 page illustrated article on Victor Spinetti, biographies; VG] £3

1989 (Feb): VALUED FRIENDS - Stephen Jeffreys (Hampstead) Jane Horrocks, Peter Capaldi, Tim McInnerny, Serena Gordon, Martin Clunes, Peter Caffrey; dir:Robin Lefevre [24pp; photos, cast biographies; minor marks on cover, else VG] £2

1989: CARTHAGINIANS - Frank McGuinness (Hampstead) Sorcha Cusack, Stephanie Fayerman, Patricia Kerrigan, John Keegan, David Herlihy, Ian McElhinney, Garrett Keogh; dir:Sarah Pia Anderson [cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1989: THE DEBUTANTE BALL - Beth Henley (Hampstead) Valerie Buchanan, Sheila Gish, Jane Horrocks, Duncan Preston, Susannah Harker, Ronan Vibert, Caroline Parker; dir:Simon Stokes [cast and rehearsal photos, biographies; VG] £3

1989: TALKING TO ANGELS - Stewart Permutt (Theatre Museum) Lesley Joseph, Stewart Permutt, Pauline Yates; dir:Michael Latimer [8pp; cast biographies, credits; w.ticket; VG] £2

1989: RE: JOYCE! - James Roose-Evans, Maureen Lipman (Fortune) Maureen Lipman, Denis King; dir:Alan Strachan [24pp, 6x8.5; biographies w.photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £3

1989: THE VORTEX - Noel Coward (Garrick) Rupert Everett, Maria Aitken; dir:Philip Prowse [40pp; 6x8.4; title page, cast list, cast biographies, credits, 10 production photos, articles etc.; Rupert Everett as a dope fiend!; VG w.slight crease] £4

1989: JEFFREY BERNARD IS UNWELL - Keith Waterhouse, Jeffery Bernard (Apollo) James Bolam; dir:Ned Sherrin [48pp; photos, articles etc.; VG] £3

1989: STEEL MAGNOLIAS - Robert Harling (Lyric) Rosemary Harris, Jean Boht, Maggie Steed, Stephanie Cole, Janine Duvitski, Joeley Richardson; dir:Julia McKenzie [40pp, 6x8.5; biographies, photos etc.; VG] £4

1989: THE BLACK PRINCE - Iris Murdoch (Aldwych) Ian McDiarmid, John Fortune, Simon Williams, Sarah Badel, Abigail Cruttenden, Norma West, Deborah Norton, Peter Yapp, Christopher Mitchell, Norma Streader; dir:Stuart Burge [32pp; biogs, articles, photos] £4

1989: SHADOWLANDS - William Nicholson (Queens) Nigel Hawthorne, Geoffrey Toone, Philip Anthony, Allan Mitchell, Christopher Brown, Geoffrey Drew, Jane Lapotaire, Ilan Ostrove/James Holland, Sheila Ferris, Ray Daniels; dir:Elijah Moshinsky [40pp, 6x8.5; cast photos, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £4

1989: LOOK BACK IN ANGER - John Osborne (Lyric) Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Siobhan Redmond, Gerard Hogan, Edward Jewesbury; dir:Judi Dench [14 cast and production photos, biographies, copiously illustrated articles; a very full programme; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1989: OVER MY DEAD BODY - Michael Sutton and Anthony Fingleton (Savoy) Donald Sinden, June Whitfield, Frank Middlemass, Ken Wynne, Marc Sinden, Paul Ridley, Chris Tranchell, William Sleigh; dir:Brian Murray [28pp, 6x8.5; cast and production photos, biographies; VG] £4

1989: BARNABY AND THE OLD BOYS - Keith Baxter (Vaudeville) Keith Baxter, Jill Gascoigne, Peter Penry-Jones, Jennifer Hilary, Brian Croucher, Deborah Norton, Robert Gwilym, Eamonn Walker; dir:Toby Robertson [cast photos, biographies; minor marks, else VG] £3

1989: PARIS MATCH - Jean Poiret, adapted by Marcel Stellman and Leslie Clack (Garrick) Stephen Moore, Leslie Ash, Sian Phillips, Chili Bouchier, Madeleine Newbury, Terence Longdon, Peter Treganna, Sheila Steafel; dir:Christopher Renshaw [cast photos, biographies; VG] £3

1989: HENCEFORWARD - Alan Ayckbourn (Vaudeville) Martin Jarvis, Robin Herford, Sara Crowe, Emma Gibbins, Victoria Horsfield, Joanna Van Gyseghem, Peter Forbes, Susanna Newman; dir:Alan Strachan [28pp; 9 cast and production photos] £4

1989: FRANKIE & JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE - Terrence McNally (Comedy) Julie Walters, Brian Cox; dir:Paul Benedict [20pp, 5.75x9; biographies, 8 photos etc.; VG] £4

1989 (Feb): THE BUSINESS OF MURDER - Richard Harris (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Peter Byrne, Richard Todd, Sandra Payne, Nola Baol, Salvin Stewart; dir:Richard Lewis [28pp, 6.9x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes, rehearsal photos, illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1989 (Mch-Apr): HAY FEVER - Noel Coward (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Beth Ellis, James Woolley, Polly Irvin, Russell Porter, Caroline Swift, Julian Freeman, Maria Gough, Andrew Alston, Rita Gerza; dir:John Durnin [28pp, 6.9x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1989: A LIFE IN THE THEATRE - David Mamet (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Denholm Elliott, Samuel West; dir:Bill Bryden [24pp; biogs, articles, production photos] £3

1989: VETERANS DAY - Donald Freed (Theatre Royal, Haymarket) Jack Lemmon, Michael Gambon, Robert Flemyng, Michael Higgs; dir:Kevin Billington [24pp; biogs, articles, 9 production photos; distinct vertical bend, else VG] £2

1989: GREENWICH 1789 - Michael Crompton (Greenwich Theatre) Greenwich Community Play; dir:Michael Crompton, Foz Allan [8pp, 8.25x11.75; cast, credits, articles etc.] £2

1989: THE GLASS MENAGERIE - Tennessee Williams (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Linus Roache, Avril Elgar, Geraldine Somerville, Adrian Rawlins; dir:Ian Hastings [large size (8.25x11.75) brochure, illustrated articles, cast list, biographies, photos, notes; VG] £4

1989: THE ODD COUPLE - Neil Simon (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Derek Griffiths, Sam Kelly, Elizabeth McKechnie; dir:Ronald Harwood [large size (8.25x11.75) brochure, illustrated articles, cast list, biographies, photos, notes; VG] £4

1989: WINDING THE BALL - Alex Finlayson (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Ian Bartholomew, Trevor Cooper, Lisa Eichhorn, David Schofield; dir:Gregory Hersov [large size (8.25x11.75) brochure, illustrated articles, cast list, biographies, photos, notes; VG] £4

1989: IN THE TALKING DARK - Dolores Walshe (Royal Exchange, Manchester) Terence Wilton, Frances Tomelty, Norman Beaton, Wolfe Morris, Jenny Quayle; dir:Braham Murray [large size (8.25x11.75) brochure, illustrated articles, cast list, biographies, photos, notes; VG] £4

1989: THARK - Ben Travers (Lyric Hammersmith) Souvenir Brochure Griff Rhys Jones, Hugh Lloyd, Dinsdale Landen, Eva Griffith, Linda Polan, Belinda Lang; dir:Peter James [large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with photos, illustrated articles, cast list, biographies, notes etc.; VG] £5

1989: ALL OR NOTHING AT ALL (Tricycle) Souvenir Brochure Pauline Black (as Billie Holiday), Henry Goodman, Cyril Nri, Colin Salmon, Jack Chissick; dir:Nicolas Kent [large size (8.25x11.75) brochure, with photos, articles, cast list, biographies, historical notes etc.; VG] £4

1989: PRIN - Andrew Davies (Lyric Hammersmith) Souvenir Brochure Sheila Hancock, Susie Blake, Paul Copley, John Michie; dir:Richard Wilson [large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, rehearsal photos, cast list, biogs, articles; VG] £4

1989: BOSWELL FOR THE DEFENCE - Patrick Edgeworth (Playhouse) Souvenir Brochure Leo McKern; dir:Frank Hauser [24pp, large size (8.25x11.75) glossy brochure, with illustrated articles, photos, biographies, notes etc.; VG] £5
1989: M.BUTTERFLY
1989: M. BUTTERFLY - David Henry Hwang (Shaftesbury) Anthony Hopkins, Lynn Farleigh, Tsai Chin, G.G.Goei, dir:John Dexter [24pp; 8.25x11.75; 13 photos; substantial and stylish programme] £5

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