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MUSICALS - 1960s

Musicals: 1960

1960: MR.BURKE M.P. - Gerald Frow (Mermaid)
Timothy West, Ronald Pember, Philip Grout, Daniel Thorndike, John Turner, Peter Clegg, The Vipers; dir:Sally Miles [48pp; cast list, credits, 14 biographies (w.photos), amusing articles (including one by Bernard Levin); VG] £4

1960 (Jan): THE CROOKED MILE - Greenwell (Cambridge Theatre)
Elisabeth Welch, Jack MacGowran, Elwyn Brook-Jones, Millicent Martin, Anton Rodgers, Norman Warwick, [16pp, 6.5x9.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, 7 excellent photos; date written on cover, minor marks, else VG] £4
1960: WEST SIDE STORY
1960 (Apr): WEST SIDE STORY - Bernstein/Sondheim (Her Majesty's)
Marlys Watters, Don McKay, Ken Le Roy, George Chakiris, Mary Preston, Riggs O'Hara, Lindsay Dolan, Virginia Mason [20pp; 2 large photos and cover] (£4) SOLD

Musicals: 1961

1961 (Jan): OLIVER - Bart (New)
Ron Moody, Georgia Brown, Paul Whitsun-Jones, Hope Jackman, Danny Sewell, Keith Hamshere, Martin Horsey, Barry Humphries (as Mr Sowerberry); dir:Peter Coe [16pp; minor marks, else VG] £3

1961: THE MUSIC MAN - Willson (Adelphi)
Van Johnson, Patricia Lambert, Nan Munro, Olwen Griffiths; dir:Robert Merriman [24pp; 2 photos] £4

1961: BELLE or The Ballad of Dr.Crippen - Norman/Mankowitz (Strand)
George Benson, Rose Hill, Virginia Vernon, Nicolette Roeg, Jerry Desmonde, Davy Kaye; dir:Val May [20pp, 5.5x8.5; cast list, list of musical numbers, 10 cast and production team photos; attractive programme; VG ] £4

1961: WILDEST DREAMS - Slade/Reynolds (Vaudeville)
Anna Dawson, John Baddeley, Angus Mackay, Rosamund Burne, Edward Hardwicke [12pp; 6 photos] £3

Musicals: 1962

1962: IRMA LA DOUCE - Margaret Monnot (Streatham Hill Theatre)
Richard Curnock, Mary Preston, Allan Barnes, Raymond Witch, Bryon O'Leary, Frank Olegario, David Ritch, Wally Thomas, Gerard Hely, Michael Barrington, William Thorburn, dir:Peter Brook [12pp; cast list, credits, list of musical numbers etc.; VG] £3

1962: BLITZ! - Bart (Adelphi/8 May 1962)
Amelia Bayntun, Bob Grant, Toni Palmer, dir:Lionel Bart [24pp; 7 photos; VG] £5

1962: LITTLE MARY SUNSHINE - Rick Besoyan (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton)
Patricia Routledge, Bernard Cribbins, Joyce Blair, Terence Cooper, Gita Denise, Erik Chitty [12pp; cast, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers etc.; w.newsclipping review; minor marks else VG] £2

1962: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM - Sondheim (Alvin Theatre, New York)
Zero Mostel, Raymond Walburn, John Carradine [36pp (Playbill Vol.6 No.27); slightly rumpled] £4
1962: LOCK UP YOUR DAUGHTERS
1962: LOCK UP YOUR DAUGHTERS - Laurie Johnson, Lionel Bart (Her Majesty's)
Hy Hazell, Bernard Miles, Joss Ackland, Laurie Payne, Peter Gilmore, Sally Smith, William Stephens, Richard Goolden; dir:Richard Wordsworth [16pp, 6.7x9.4; large souvenir programme; cast, songs, 8 production photos, articles etc.; uncommon; light bend, else VG] £5

1962: MY FAIR LADY (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane) Souvenir Brochure
Tonia Lee, Charles Stapley, James Hayter, Zena Dare, Tom Chatto, Linda Gray, Betty Woolfe, Margaret Halstan, Leonard Weir, Gavin Gordon, Lennard Pearce, Wally Thomas, Elaine Garreau; dir: Moss Hart [24pp, 8.75x11; 5 large cast photos (with biographies), 16 superb production photos, photos and biographies of Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe, Moss Hart, Herman Levin, Oliver Smith, Cecil Beaton, and Hanya Holm; uncommon; VG] £6

Musicals: 1963

1963 (Jul): OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR - Chilton (Wyndham's)
Murray Melvin, George Sewell, Victor Spinetti, Brian Murphy, Avis Bunnage; dir:Joan Littlewood [20pp; cast list, list of musical numbers, extensive notes; VG] £4
1963: A FUNNY THING... - Zero Mostel
1963: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM - Sondheim (Alvin Theatre, New York)
Zero Mostel, Raymond Walburn, John Carradine [36pp (Playbill Vol.1 No.19)] £5

1963: LOCK UP YOUR DAUGHTERS - Laurie Johnson, Lionel Bart (Her Majesty's)
Sally Smith, Joss Ackland, Hy Hazell, Peter Gilmore, Laurie Payne, David Lloyd Meredith; dir:Richard Wordsworth [16pp, 6.7x9.5; 11 cast and production photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5
1963: A FUNNY THING... - Frankie Howerd
1963: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM - Sondheim (Strand/23 Oct 1963)
Frankie Howerd, Kenneth Connor, Jon Pertwee, Robertson Hare, "Monsewer" Eddie Gray, Isla Blair, Linda Gray, John Rye, Leon Greene; dir:George Abbott [24pp, 5.5x8.5; biographies w.9 cast photos; VG] £5
1963: THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE
1963: THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE - Rodgers/Hart (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane/7 Nov 1963)
Bob Monkhouse, Maggie Fitzgibbon, Ronnie Corbett, Denis Quilley, Lynn Kennington, Paula Hendrix, Pat Turner, Sonny Farrar [16pp, 6.75x9.5; biographies w.8 cast photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers etc.; very light vertical bend, else VG] £5

1963 (Nov): THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Rodgers and Hammerstein (Palace Theatre)
Sonia Rees, Roger Dann, Constance Shacklock, Eunice Gayson, Harold Kasket, Olive Gilbert; dir:Jerome Whyte [16pp, 6.75x9.4; large programme; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, photos of the leading players; VG] £5

Musicals: 1964

1964: A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM - Sondheim (Strand/23 Oct 1963)
Frankie Howerd, Kenneth Connor, Jon Pertwee, Robertson Hare, "Monsewer" Eddie Gray, Isla Blair, Linda Gray, John Rye, Leon Greene; dir:George Abbott [24pp, 5.3x8.4; biographies w.9 cast photos; very light horizontal bend, else VG] £5

1964: SALAD DAYS - Slade/Reynolds (New Lyric, Hammersmith)
Belinda Carroll, Philip Blaine, Trevor Griffiths, Barry Howard, John Inman, Patrick Duggan [16pp; cast, biographies etc.; VG] £3
1964: CAMELOT
1964: CAMELOT - Lerner & Loewe (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Laurence Harvey, Elizabeth Larner, Miles Malleson, Cardew Robinson, Moyra Fraser, Barry Kent, Nicky Henson, John Scarborough; dir:Robert Helpmann [20pp, 6.75x9.5; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies with photos etc.; VG] (£4) SOLD
1964: CAMELOT Souvenir Brochure
1964: CAMELOT - Lerner & Loewe (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane) Souvenir Brochure
Laurence Harvey, Elizabeth Larner, Miles Malleson, Cardew Robinson, Moyra Fraser, Barry Kent, Nicky Henson; dir:Robert Helpmann [20pp, 8.5x10.75; cast biographies w.large photos, synopsis, 16 production photos (10 in colour), colour costume designs etc.; VG] £6

Musicals: 1965

1965: MAGGIE MAY - Lionel Bart/Alun Owen (Adelphi)
Georgia Brown, Kenneth Haig, Andrew Keir, Barry Humphries, Margo Cunningham, Janet Webb, Billy Boyle, Julia McKenzie; dir:Ted Kotcheff, des:Sean Kenny [20pp; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, 8 photos; VG] £5

1965: THE ROSE AND THE RING - Dalby (Yvonne Arnaud)
Thelma Ruby, Peter Woodthorpe, Denise Hirst [20pp] £3

1965: ROBERT AND ELIZABETH - Grainger (Lyric)
John Clements, Kevin Colson, June Bronhill [16pp; 9 photos; neglected but excellent musical; slight split at spine] £4

1965: TWANG - Lionel Bart (Shaftesbury)
James Booth, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw, Ronnie Corbett, Bob Grant, Ben Aris, Tudor Davies, Lesley Judd; dir:Bert Shevelove, des:Oliver Messel [16pp, 6.5x9.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, 8 cast photos; rumpled, with adhesion marks on back, else VG - only ran about 4 weeks and hence uncommon] (£7) SOLD

1965: Souvenir for HELLO, DOLLY! - Herman (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Mary Martin, dir:Gower Champion [20pp; 9x12; 38 photos; excellent pictorial souvenir; slightly rumpled, cover grubby, small stain on back, but contents fine] £SOLD

Musicals: 1966
1966: FUNNY GIRL
1966: FUNNY GIRL - Styne (Prince of Wales)
Barbra Streisand, Michael Craig, dir:Kanin [36pp; superb colour cover of Streisand, very slightly marked] (£5) SOLD

1966: COME SPY WITH ME - Bryan Blackburn (Whitehall)
Danny La Rue, Barbara Windsor, Gary Miller, Richard Wattis; dir:Ned Sherrin [16pp, 6.5x8.5; cast list, list of musical numbers, cast photos; VG] £4

Musicals: 1967

1967: THE ADVENTURES OF TOM RANDOM - Hunter/Dalby (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford)
John Fraser, Jane Downs, Russell Hunter, Rose Hill, George Benson, Carl Oatley; dir:Laurier Lister [20pp, 5.5x8.6; cast list, biographies; VG] £4

1967: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF - Bock/Stein (Her Majesty's) Original London Cast
Topol, Miriam Karlin, dir:Jerome Robbins [24pp; photos] £4

1967: YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN - Gesner/Schulz (Theatre 80 St.Marks, New York)
Gary Burghoff, Bill Hinnant [4pp] £3

1967: THE FOUR MUSKETEERS - Johnson (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Harry Secombe, Elizabeth Larner, Kenneth Connor [24pp; 15 cast photos; lightly creased] £4

1967: THE DESERT SONG - Sigmund Romberg (Palace Theatre)
John Hanson, Patricia Michael, Tony Hughes, Raymond Duparc; dir:Joan Davis [16pp, 6x9; synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, biographies (w.large photos of John Hanson and Patricia Michael); vertical bend, else VG] £3

1967: THE BOYFRIEND - Wilson (Comedy)
Cheryl Kennedy, Tony Adams, Ann Beach, Marion Grimaldi, Royce Mills [32pp (Playbill Vol.2 No.12); cast photos; substitution slip] £3

1967: THE BOYFRIEND - Wilson (Comedy)
Cheryl Kennedy, Tony Adams, Louise Dunn, Marion Grimaldi, Jan Colet [24pp (Playbill Vol.3 No.1); cast photos; w.colourful flyer and ticket stapled to cover (28 Dec '67)] £3

1967: MAME - Herman (Winter Garden, New York)
Angela Lansbury [72pp (Playbill Vol.4 No.10); full programme; some small marks and tiny tear to back cover] £4

Musicals: 1968
1968: CABARET Souvenir Brochure
1968: CABARET - John Kander, Fred Ebb (Palace Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Judi Dench, Lila Kedrova, Peter Sallis, Kevin Colson, Barry Dennen, Pamela Strong, Richard Owens, dir:Harold Prince [24pp, 9.1x11.25; over 50 photographs in all, 24 production photos, 18 cast and production team photos, and 9 costume designs, artist and production team biographies, On the way to the Cabaret by Fred Ebb, credits etc.; slightly rumpled with very minor marks, else VG] £6

1968: SWEET CHARITY - Simon/Coleman (Prince of Wales)
Gretchen Wyler, Rod McLennan, John Keston, Paula Kelly, Josephine Blake; dir:Bob Fosse [24pp; photo; VG] £4

1968: THE EDUCATION OF HYMAN CAPLAN - Zavin/Nassau/Brand/Rosten (Alvin Theatre, NY)
Tom Bosely, Barbara Minkus, Nathaniel Frey, Gary Krawford; dir:George Abbott [64pp (Playbill Vol.5 No.4); full programme] £5

1968: CANTERBURY TALES - Coghill/Starkie/Hill/Hawkins (Phoenix)
Trevor Baxter, Nicky Henson, Daniel Thorndike, George Raistrick, Wynne Clark, Kenneth J.Warren, George Benson, Billy Boyle, Gay Soper; dir:Vlado Habunek [24pp; cast photos; VG] £4

Musicals: 1969

1969: CHARLIE GIRL (Adelphi)
Evelyn Laye, Gerry Marsden, Derek Nimmo, Ursula Smith [16pp; cast, list of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biographies etc.; VG] £3
1969: ANYTHING GOES
1969: ANYTHING GOES - Cole Porter (Saville)
James Kenney, Marian Montgomery, Michael Segal, Valerie Verdon [28pp; photos] £4

1969: CANTERBURY TALES (Phoenix)
Trevor Baxter, Nicky Henson, Daniel Thorndike, George Raistrick, Wynne Clark, Kenneth J.Warren, George Benson, Billy Boyle, Gay Soper; dir:Vlado Habunek [20pp, 5.25x9; cast, list of musical numbers, cast biographies etc.; VG] £4

1969: CANTERBURY TALES (Phoenix)
Trevor Baxter, Nicky Henson, Daniel Thorndike, George Raistrick, Wynne Clark, Kenneth J.Warren, George Benson, Billy Boyle, Gay Soper; dir:Vlado Habunek [24pp; cast, list of musical numbers, cast photos and biographies etc.; VG] £4

1969: AS DOROTHY PARKER ONCE SAID - Sandy Wilson/Dorothy Parker (Fortune)
Libby Morris, David Ellen, Marcella Markham, Paul Maxwell, Virginia Stride; dir:Bill Hays [24pp; biographies, photos, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

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