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Musicals: 1980

1980: THEY'RE PLAYING OUR SONG - Marvin Hamlisch, Neil Simon, Carol Bayer Sager (Shaftesbury)
Tom Conti, Gemma Craven, Thom Booker, Philip Day, Mark Jefferis, Dawn Hope, Beverley Kay, Deena Payne; dir:David Taylor [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, synopsis of scenes, photos etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1980: JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Greenwich Theatre)
Jess Conrad (as Joseph), Leo Andrew, Antony Mayne, Mandy Demetriou, Mickie Driver, Paul Kerryson, Dave Mayberry, Lewis Barber, David O'Brien, John Ogilvie, Oliver Robins, Terence Dane, Roy Miles, Peter Holbrook, John Melvin, Henry Metcalfe, Jan Revere, Tessa Hatts, Odette Bridgwater; dir:Bill Kenwright [16pp, 5.8x8.25; biographies, synopsis of scenes, article, credits etc.; VG] £2

1980: COLETTE - John Dankworth (Comedy Theatre)
Cleo Laine, Kenneth Nelson, John Moffatt; dir:Wendy Toye [4pp, 5.9x8.3; cast list, list of songs, orchestra list, credits etc.; only lasted 47 performances, hence uncommon; VG] £2

1980: TOM FOOLERY - Tom Lehrer, Cameron Mackintosh, Robin Ray (Criterion)
Robin Ray, Jonathan Adams, Martin Connor, Tricia George; dir:Gillian Lynne [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, programme notes, musical numbers, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] (£2) SOLD

1980: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY - Cy Coleman, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Her Majesty's)
Keith Michell, Julia McKenzie, Mark Wynter, Ann Beach, David Bexon, Valerie Leon, Richard Manuel, Ricardo Sibelo, William Vanderpuye, Ewart James Walters, Johnny Worthy, David Healy, Fred Evans; dir:Peter Coe [20pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980: SWEENEY TODD - Stephen Sondheim, Hugh Wheeler (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Denis Quilley, Sheila Hancock, Dilys Watling, Michael Staniforth, Andrew C.Wadsworth, Mandy More, Austin Kent, David Wheldon-Williams, John Aron, Oz Clarke, Michael Bulman, Simon Butteriss, William Relton, Myra Sands (original London cast); dir:Harold Prince [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, orchestra list, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980: PAL JOEY - Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart (Albery)
Christopher Muncke, Denis Lawson, Jane Gurnett, Poppy Hands, Lynne Hockney, Kay Jones, Susan Kyd, Tracey Perry, Danielle Carson, Sian Phillips, Michael Fitzpatrick, Raymond Brody, Debbie Astell, Anne Chivers, Darlene Johnson, Alan Tilvern; dir:Robert Walker [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, synopsis of scenes, photos; VG] £4

1980: OKLAHOMA! - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (Palace)
Madge Ryan, John Diedrich, Rosamund Shelley, Mark White, Alfred Molina, Jillian Mack, Linal Haft, Norma Atallah, Robert Bridges, Brent Verdon, Jo-Anne Robinson, Richard Pettyfer, James Meek, John Denton, Patrick Wilkes, Steve O'Hara, Peter McDermott, Curtis Dabek, Paul Tomkinson, Paul Anthony Leonard, Stefan Reekie, Roland Brine, Mark Hutchinson, Ray Begley, Maria Friedman, Liza Hobbs, Jane Wellman, Jo Anne Ashley, Deirdre Forrest, Patricia Anne Bennett, Dinah Jones, Marisa Campbell, Elizabeth Davie, Kim Mendez, Denni Sayers, Gabrielle Castillo; dir:James Hammerstein, choreography by Agnes de Mille, re-staged and adapted by Gemze de Lappe [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, biographies w.photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980 (Aug): OKLAHOMA! - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (Palace)
Avril Angers, John Diedrich, Rebecca Caine, Mark White, Bruce Barry, Jillian Mack, Ken Stott, Norma Atallah, Robert Bridges, Brent Verdon, Suzanne Hywel, Richard Pettyfer, James Meek, David Oakley, Patrick Wilkes, David Urwin, Martyn Boydon, Curtis Dabek, Paul Tomkinson, Paul Anthony Leonard, Stefan Reekie, Roland Brine, Mark Hutchinson, Ray Begley, Maria Friedman, Susan Flannery, Jane Wellman, Jo Anne Ashley, Deirdre Forrest, Patricia Anne Bennett, Dinah Jones, Marisa Campbell, Alison Valette, Kim Mendez, Denni Sayers, Gabrielle Castillo; dir:James Hammerstein, choreography by Agnes de Mille, re-staged and adapted by Gemze de Lappe [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, biographies w.photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980 (Feb): MY FAIR LADY - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe (Adelphi)
Tony Britton, Liz Robertson, Peter Bayliss, Anna Neagle, Richard Caldicot, Kalman Glass, Eddie Davies, Joan Ryan, Peggy Ashby, Roy Sone, Betty Paul; dir:Robin Midgeley [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, syopsis of scenes and musical numbers, orchestra list, credits etc.; VG] £4

1980: I'M GETTING MY ACT TOGETHER AND TAKING IT ON THE ROAD - Gretchen Cryer, Nancy Ford (Huntington Hartford Theatre, California)
Mark Hutter, Gretchen Cryer, Margot Rose, Kay Cole, Richard Dunne, Ken Collins, Lee Grayson, Bob George, Larry Jacoby, Carol Horne; dir:Word Baker [40pp, 5.5x8.5; cast list, biographies, photos, articles etc.; VG] (£3) SOLD

1980: THE BEGGAR'S OPERA - John Gay, David Turner, Roy Moore (Lyric Hammersmith)
Peter Ellis, Harold Innocent, Margaret Courtenay, Fiona Fullerton (as Polly Peachum), Chris Jagger, Ronnie Stevens, Caroline Villiers, Brian Protheroe (as Macheath), Richard Kates, David Timson, Kerry Shale, Ellie Smith, Jason Kemp, Jeremy Roberts, Rosemary Leach, Jane Hardy, Trudie Goodwin, Paddy Nevin; dir:Toby Robertson [24pp, 5.25x9; cast list, biographies, photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £3

1980: SUGAR BABIES - Ralph G.Allen, Harry Rigby, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Al Dubin, Arthur Malvin (Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York)
Mickey Rooney, Ann Miller; dir:Ernest Flatt [60pp, 5.6x9 (Playbill Feb 1980); biographies, pencil sketches of scenes from the production, 5 production photos, articles etc. etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1980: THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS - Carol Hall, Larry L.King, Peter Masterson (46th Street Theatre, New York)
Fannie Flagg, Gil Rogers, Dolores Hall; dir:Peter Masterson and Tommy Tune [76pp, 5.6x9 (Playbill September 1980); biographies, articles etc. etc.; VG] £3

1980: A DAY IN HOLLYWOOD, A NIGHT IN THE UKRAINE - Frank Lazarus, Dick Vosburgh (Royale Theatre, New York)
Priscilla Lopez, David Garrison, Frank Lazarus, Stephen James, Peggy Hewett, Kate Draper, Niki Harris, Albert Stephenson; dir:Tommy Tune [100pp, 5.6x9 (Playbill October 1980); cast list, 4 production photos, credits etc. etc.] £4

1980: SWEENEY TODD - Stephen Sondheim (Uris Theatre, New York)
Cris Groenendaal, Len Cariou, Merle Louise, Angela Lansbury, Edmund Lyndeck, Jack Eric Williams, Sarah Rice, Ken Jennings, Joaquin Romaguera, Robert Ousley; dir:Harold Prince; original cast [72pp, 5.6x9 (Playbill January 1980); cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 6 production photos, credits, etc. etc.; VG] £5

Musicals: 1981

1981: JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Sadler's Wells)
Jess Conrad (as Joseph), Keith Raymel, Peter Lawrence, Dave Mayberry (as Pharaoh), Clare Peters, Mickie Driver, Niall Gavin, Michael Cowie, Ian Parkin, Sarah Kimm, Henry Metcalfe, Richard Beaumont, Martyn Knight, Ashley Keech, Eric Danot, John Melvin, Rosalind Ball, Janet Date; dir:Bill Kenwright [32pp, 5.1x9; cast list, articles, biographies, synopsis of scenes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1981: ONE MO' TIME! - Vernel Bagneris (Cambridge Theatre)
Vernel Bagneris, Topsy Chapman, Thais Clark, John Stell, Sylvia 'Kuumba' Williams, Bill Dillard [12pp, 5.1x8.25; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981 (Feb): OKLAHOMA! - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (Palace)
Madge Ryan, John Diedrich, Rosamund Shelley, Mark White, Bruce Barry, Jillian Mack, Linal Haft, Norma Atallah, Robert Bridges, Brent Verdon, Jo-Anne Robinson, Richard Pettyfer, James Meek, John Denton, Patrick Wilkes, Steve O'Hara, Martyn Boydon, Curtis Dabek, Paul Tomkinson, Paul Anthony Leonard, Stefan Reekie, Roland Brine, Mark Hutchinson, Ray Begley, Maria Friedman, Liza Hobbs, Jane Wellman, Jo Anne Ashley, Deirdre Forrest, Patricia Anne Bennett, Dinah Jones, Marisa Campbell, Elizabeth Davie, Kim Mendez, Denni Sayers, Gabrielle Castillo; dir:James Hammerstein, choreography by Agnes de Mille, re-staged and adapted by Gemze de Lappe [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, biographies w.photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £4

1981: BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (London Palladium)
Michael Crawford, Deborah Grant, William C Witter, Sarah Payne, Jennie McGustie, Christopher Beck; dir:Peter Coe [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£3) SOLD

1981 (Jun-Jul): BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Opera House, Kennedy Center, Washington DC)
Stacy Keach, Dee Hoty, Catherine Gaines, Terri White, Bobby Lee, Gabriel Barre, Diane Abrams, Paul Browne, Darlene Cory, Richard Gervais, Steve Hall, K Leslie, Stephanie Nash, Andrew Hill Newman, Michael Oster, Malcolm Perry, Melvin Roberts, Andrea Wright; dir:Joe Layton [54pp, 5.6x9; cast list, biographies, list of musical numbers, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981 (Feb): EVITA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Prince Edward)
Marti Webb/Stephanie Lawrence, John Turner, Mark Ryan, Kelly Hunter, David Burt; dir:Harold Prince [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1981 (Jun): EVITA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Prince Edward)
Stephanie Lawrence/Jacquey Chappell, John Turner, Mark Ryan, Kelly Hunter, David Burt; dir:Harold Prince [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1981: THE BIOGRAPH GIRL - David Heneker, Warner Brown (Phoenix)
Bruce Barry (as D W Griffith), Ron Berglas (as Adolph Zukor), Sally Brelsford (as Mary Pickford), Helen Brindle, Michelle Fine, Philip Griffiths, Jane Hardy, Richard Kates, Tano Rea, Kate Revill (as Lillian Gish), Guy Siner (as Mack Sennett), Sheila White; dir:Victor Spinetti [20pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1981 (Jul): ANNIE - Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin, Thomas Meehan (Victoria Palace)
Helen Thorne/Kerry McDevitt, Stella Moray (as Miss Hannigan), Mike Bretton, Richard Manuel, Derek Beard, Andy Mulligan, Pamela Scott, Joyce Rae, Brian Ellis, Mandi Martin, Olivia Breeze, Francesca Lucy, Charles West (as Oliver Warbucks), Katherine Dyson, Matt Zimmerman, Clovissa Newcombe, Nicholas Denney, Raymond Marlowe, Archie T Tridmorten, Ian Burford; dir:Martin Charnin [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981 (Aug): ANNIE - Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin, Thomas Meehan (Victoria Palace)
Suzie Kemeys/Gail McLean, Stella Moray (as Miss Hannigan), Mike Bretton, Richard Manuel, Derek Beard, Andy Mulligan, Pamela Scott, Joyce Rae, Brian Ellis, Mandi Martin, Olivia Breeze, Francesca Lucy, Charles West (as Oliver Warbucks), Elaine Gibbs, Matt Zimmerman, Clovissa Newcombe, Nicholas Denney, Raymond Marlowe, Archie T Tridmorten, Ian Burford; dir:Martin Charnin [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981 (Nov): ANNIE - Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin, Thomas Meehan (Victoria Palace)
Zoe Caryl/Gail McLean, Stella Moray (as Miss Hannigan), Mike Bretton, Richard Manuel, Derek Beard, Andy Mulligan, Beatrice Aston, Joyce Rae, Brian Ellis, Mandi Martin, Olivia Breeze, Francesca Lucy, Charles West (as Oliver Warbucks), Elaine Gibbs, Matt Zimmerman, Clovissa Newcombe, Nicholas Denney, Raymond Marlowe, Archie T Tridmorten, Ian Burford; dir:Martin Charnin [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981 (Dec): ANNIE - Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin, Thomas Meehan (UK Tour) Souvenir Brochure
20+ excellent colour Production Photographs with the original Tour Cast; dir:Martin Charnin [16pp, 9x12; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1981: THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS - Carol Hall, Larry L.King, Peter Masterson (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Henderson Forsythe, Carlin Glynn, Betsy Brantley; dir:Peter Masterson, Tommy Tune [40pp, 5.25x8.5; Opening Night programme; biographies w.photos, musical numbers, articles etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1981: I'M GETTING MY ACT TOGETHER AND TAKING IT ON THE ROAD - Gretchen Cryer, Nancy Ford (Apollo)
Diane Langton, Ben Cross, Nicky Croydon, Megg Nicol, Greg Martyn; dir:Word Baker [20pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1981: SUGAR BABIES - Ralph G Allen, Harry Rigby, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Al Dubin, Arthur Malvin (Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York)
Mickey Rooney, Helen Gallagher; dir:Ernest Flatt [92pp, 5.6x9 (Playbill September 1981); cast photos, biographies, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, articles etc. etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1981: THE MOONY SHAPIRO SONGBOOK - Monty Norman, Julian More (Morosco Theatre, New York)
Jeff Goldblum, Judy Kaye, Timothy Jerome, Annie McGreevey, Gary Beach; dir:Jonathan Lynn [84pp, 5.6x9; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs, and much else; minor cover crease, else VG] £3

1981: A CHORUS LINE - Marvin Hamlisch, Edward Kleban, James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante (Shubert Theatre, New York)
Tim Millett (as Zach), Deborah Henry (as Cassie); dir:Michael Bennett [76pp, 5.6x9; cast, list of musical numbers, cast biographies, 4 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1981: HAPPY AS A SANDBAG - Ken Lee (Plymouth Hoe Theatre, Plymouth)
Beatrice Aston, Leonie Cosman, Mike Fields, Stella Goodier, Adrian King, David Learner, Richard Ratcliffe, Aaron Shirley, Tim Swinton, Helen Watson; dir:Chris Hayes and Michele Hardy [16pp, 4.25x11.75; biographies w.photos, extensive articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1981: PIAF - Pam Gems (Plymouth Hoe Theatre, Plymouth)
Stella Goodier, Kate Ingram, Elda O'Toole, Tracey Boden, Simon Shaw, James Sport, Nick Burnell, Richard Wiles, Garry Cooper, Tim Swinton, Brian Abbott, Ian Reddington; dir:Chris Hayes [16pp, 4.25x11.75; biographies, photos, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1981: BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (London Palladium) Souvenir Brochure
Michael Crawford and cast [20pp, 9x12; 40+ cast and production photos (most in colour), articles on Michael Crawford and Phineas T.Barnum etc.; excellent large-size Souvenir; slight scuffs] £6

1981: CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London) Souvenir Brochure
Paul Nicholas (as Rum Tum Tugger/Admtus), Wayne Sleep (as Quaxo/Mr.Mistoffelees), Brian Blessed (as Old Deuteronomy/Bustopher Jones), Elaine Page (as Grizabella), Roland Alexander, Peter Barry, David Baxter, Sarah Brightman (as Jemima), John Chester, Julie Edmett, Geraldine Gardner, Finola Hughes, Seeta Indrani, Bonnie Langford (as Etcetera/Rumpleteazer), Sharon Lee-Hill, Anita Pashley, Myra Sands, Jeff Shankley, Susan Jane Tanner, Stephen Tate, Femi Taylor, John Thornton, Donald Waugh, Steven Wayne, Kenn Wells; dir:Trevor Nunn, associate director and choreographer: Gillian Lynne [20pp, 9x12; 40+ colour photos; excellent large-size Souvenir; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£5) SOLD

Musicals: 1982

1982: BEAUTIFUL DREAMER - Roy Hudd (Greenwich Theatre)
Paul Bentley, Ian Burford, Harry Dickman, Simon Green, Christina Matthews, Dorothy Vernon, Roger Haines/Jae Alexander [24pp, 5.75x8.25 (Cue Magazine Issue 81); musical on the life of Stephen Foster; cast list, illustrated programme notes, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1982: NO NO NANETTE - Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar, Otto Harbach, Frank Mandel, Burt Shevelove (Mercury Theatre, Colchester)
Janet Shaw, Dudley Stevens, Monica Stewart; dir:Richard Digby Day [20pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £2

1982: ONE MO' TIME! - Vernel Bagneris (Phoenix)
Earlene Bentley, Ruth Brisbane, Erick Ray Evans, Raymond Farrel, Sally Sagoe, Franc Williams; dir:Vernel Bagneris [16pp, 5.1x8.25; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: ANDY CAPP - Alan Price, Trevor Peacock (Aldwych)
Alan Price (as Geordie), Colin Prockter, Nicky Croydon, Trevor Cooper, Tom Courtenay (as Andy Capp), Angela Moran, John Bardon (as Chalkie), Fiona Mathieson, Michael Mueller, Sally Bentley, Joy Graham, Stanley Fleet, Judith Barker, Val McLane (as Florence Capp), David Bluestone, Vivienne Ross, Robert Vahey; dir:Braham Murray [28pp, 5.2x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1982: CAMELOT - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe, based on The Once and Future King by T H White (Apollo Victoria)
Richard Harris, Fiona Fullerton, Robert Meadmore, Michael Howe, William Squire, Robin Bailey; dir:Michael Rudman, from the New York production directed by Frank Dunlop [20pp, 5.1x8.25; cast list, biographies, 5 production photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1982: WORZEL GUMMIDGE - Keith Waterhouse, Willis Hall, Denis King (Cambridge Theatre)
Birmingham Repertory Theatre production: Geoffrey Bayldon (as Crowman), Jon Cartwright, Mary Griffiths, Lucy Baker, Lucinda Cahn, Jonathan Byatt, Steven Gallagher, Graham Padden, Jon Pertwee (as Worzel Gummidge), Norman Mitchell, Frank Marlborough, Una Stubbs (as Aunt Sally), Jo Kendall, Jonathan Stephens, Lynne Hockney, Bill Pertwee (as Sergeant Beetroot), Mark Finesilver, Denny Baxter, Sally Carpenter, Lynn Emeny, Marcus Mackenzie, Christopher Robinson, Howard Samuels, Kay Townsend; dir:Clive Perry [16pp, 5.1x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1982: BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (London Palladium)
Michael Crawford, Lisa Westcott, William C Witter, Tony Kemp, Jennie McGustie, Van Hinman, Jane Ash, Sally Brelsford, Clive Martin, Janet Lloyd, Kim Smith, Peter Barbour, Sue Barbour, Sarah Payne, Jane Watts, Robert Hopkins, Perry Davey, Derek Knight, John Alexander, Lindsey Betts, Steve Whatley, Stellina Macarthy; dir:Peter Coe [36pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3
1982: SOUND OF MUSIC
1982: THE SOUND OF MUSIC - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (Apollo Victoria)
Mary Dee, Patricia Conti, Sandra Carrier, Anne Kettle, June Bronhill (as The Mother Abbess), Petula Clarke (as Maria Rainer), Richard Frost, Michael Jayston (as Captain von Trapp), John Peterson, Mercia Glossop, Billy Strachan, Honor Blackman (as Elsa Schraeder), John Bennett (as Max Detweiler), Peter Rutherford, Wendy Bowman, John Boulter, Eileen Battye, Austin Kent, Caroline Tatlow, Michael Boothe, Sue Stevens; dir:John Fearnley [20pp, 5.1x8.3; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, orchestra list, credits etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Nov): EVITA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Prince Edward)
Stephanie Lawrence/Jacquey Chappell, Martin Smith, Oz Clarke, Lindy Brill, Clifton Todd; dir:Harold Prince [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Sep): WINDY CITY - Tony Macauley, Dick Vosburgh, based on The Front Page by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur (Victoria Palace)
Dennis Waterman, Anton Rodgers, Diane Langton, Victor Spinetti, Amanda Redman, Robert Longden; dir:Peter Wood [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, articles, credits etc.; VG] (£3) SOLD

1982: SONG AND DANCE - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don Black (Palace Theatre)
Marti Webb, Wayne Sleep, Linda-Mae Brewer, Jane Darling, Andrea Durant, Linda Gibbs, Claude-Paul Henry, Andy Norman, Sandy Strallen, Paul Tomkinson; dir:John Caird [32pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, rehearsal and production photos, articles etc.; VG] £3

1982 (Nov): A CHORUS LINE - Marvin Hamlisch, Edward Kleban, James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante (Shubert Theatre, New York)
Steve Bookvor, Pamela Sousa; dir:Michael Bennett [112pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill Vol.1 No.2, November 1982); biographies, photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Nov): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Majestic Theatre, New York)
Jerry Orbach, Millicent Martin; dir:Gower Champion [108pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill Vol.1 No.2, November 1982); biographies, photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1982 (Nov): WOMAN OF THE YEAR - John Kander, Fred Ebb, Peter Stone (Palace Theatre, New York)
Racquel Welch, Jamie Ross; dir:Robert Moore [112pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill Vol.1 No.2, November 1982); biographies, photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1982: NINE - Maury Yeston, Arthur Kopit (46th Street Theatre, New York)
Raul Julia; dir:Tommy Tune [92pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill programme); cast biographies etc. etc.] £3

1982 (Sep): A DOLL'S LIFE - Larry Grossman, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Mark Hellinger Theatre, New York)
George Hearn, Betsy Joslyn; dir:Harold Prince; original cast [80pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill September 1982); cast and production photos etc. etc.] £4

1982 (Sep): EVITA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Broadway Theatre, New York)
Loni Ackerman, Anthony Crivello, David Cryer; dir:Harold Prince [80pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill September 1982); cast and production photos etc. etc.] £4

1982 (Aug): SOPHISTICATED LADIES - Duke Ellington, Donald McKayle (Schubert Theatre, Los Angeles)
Gregory Hines, Paula Kelly; dir:Michael Smuin [64pp, 5.6x8.5; photos; cover rumpled, else VG] £3

1982 (Jun): ANNIE - Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin, Thomas Meehan (Uris Theatre)
Allison Smith, Harve Presnell, Lauren Mitchell, Richard Sabellico, Marcia Lewis; dir:Martin Charnin [84pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill June 1982); Playbill programme; cast list, list of numbers, biographies, production photos etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1982 (Feb): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Angela Richards, Paul Nicholas, Stephen Tate, Graham Fletcher, Brian Blessed, Richard Pettyfer, Bonnie Langford, John Thornton, Jeff Shankley, Myra Sands; dir:Trevor Nunn [24pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1982 (Nov): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Angela Richards, Paul Nicholas, Stephen Tate, Geoff Davids and Nigel Spencer (for Miguel Godreau), Brian Blessed, Kenn Wells, Jillie Mack, Richard Pettyfer, David Burt, Myra Sands; dir:Trevor Nunn [24pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; w.substitution slip (photos and biogs); very slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1982: SOPHISTICATED LADIES - Duke Ellington, Donald McKayle (Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, New York) Souvenir Brochure
Maurice Hines, Judith Jamison, Phyllis Hyman, Don Correia, Gary Chapman, Michael Scott Gregory, Mercedes Ellington, Priscilla Baskerville, Donna Drake; dir:Michael Smuin [24pp, 9x12; superb large-size souvenir, with 50+ photos, 10+ in colour, biographies, articles etc.; VG] £6

Musicals: 1983

1983: THIS THING CALLED LOVE - Alec Grahame, David Kernan, John Moffatt (Ambassadors)
Anna Dawson, Jennie Linden, David Kernan, John Moffatt; dir:Wendy Toye [20pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, order of events, credits etc.; VG] £3

1983: THE MERRY GENTLEMAN - Julian Slade, Dorothy Reynolds (Bristol Old Vic, Theatre Royal)
Roger Bizley, June Barrie, Gillian Bevan, Robin Bowerman, Sophie Thompson, Simon Green, Jay Villiers; dir:John David [20pp, 5.8x8.25; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £3

1983: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF - Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, Joseph Stein (Apollo Victoria)
Topol, Thelma Ruby, David Jackson, Peter Whitman, Jane Gurnett, Steven Mann, Andrea Levine, Lisa Jacobs, Christopher Snell, Jacob Witkin, Maria Charles; directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins [24pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, musical numbers, 7 production photos, cast biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983: THE BLUE ANGEL - Jeremy Sams, Andrew Sinclair (Liverpool Playhouse)
Pauline Black, Peter Jonfield, Stuart Milligan, Richard Klee, Eileen Gourlay, Graeme Edler, Joseph Charles, Stephen Ley, Mark Wingett, Roger Hyams; dir:Pip Broughton [20pp, 5.9x8.25; company photo, biographies, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1983: COLE - Cole Porter, Alan Strachan, Benny Green (Forum Theatre, Wythenshawe)
Library Theatre Company: Paul Maxwell, Pip Hinton, Thom Booker, Laurel Ford, Gareth Snook, Bronwyn Baud, Anthony O'Driscoll, Michelle Fine; dir:Roger Haines [12pp, 5.9x8.3; cast biographies w.photos, illustrated order of events, credits etc.; smart programme] £3

1983: THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE - Gilbert and Sullivan (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Oliver Tobias (as The Pirate King), Kevin A J Ranson, Peter Noone (as Frederic), Annie Ross, Norma Atallah, Carol Duffy, Elaine Hallam, Nelly Morrison, Carolyn Allen, Sarah Brightman (as Kate), Anita Pashley, Karen Lancaster (as Mabel), Ronald Fraser (as Major-General Stanley), Paul Leonard (as The Sergeant), Peppi Borza, Peter Bruce, Ken Caswell, Mark Davis, Kevin Feighery, Alan Forrester, Andrew Golder, Raymond Hatfield, Simon Howe, Garry Huddlestone, Peter Leeper, James Meek, Clive Packham, Richie Pitts, Brent Verdon; dir:Wilford Leach [36pp, 5.25x8.5; cast, list of musical numbers, cast biographies, articles, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983 (Jan): MR CINDERS - Vivian Ellis, Richard Myers, Clifford Grey, Greatrex Newman, Leo Robin (King's Head)
Graham Hoadly, Janthea Williams, Zane Stanley, Janet Dibley, Nicky Rubin, Andrea Kealy, Philip Bird, Derek Smee, Angela Vale, Denis Lawson, Olivier Pierre, Shaun Harris, Julia Josephs, Diana Martin, Helen Blizard; dir:Tony Craven [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast biographies, programme notes by Greatrex Newman and Vivian Ellis, credits etc.; minor splodge on cover, else VG] £4

1983 (Apr): MR CINDERS - Vivian Ellis, Richard Myers, Clifford Grey, Greatrex Newman, Leo Robin (Fortune)
Graham Hoadly, Janthea Williams, Mark Hutchinson, Julie Anne Blythen, Tony Stansfield, Stephanie Lunn, Geoff Steer, Andrea Kealy, Steven Pacey, Derek Smee, Angela Vale, Denis Lawson, Helen Blizard, Donald Douglas, John Atterbury, Christina Matthews, Diana Martin, Andrew Livingston, Jeanna L'Esty; dir:Tony Craven [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, programme notes by Greatrex Newman and Vivian Ellis, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983 (Nov): MR CINDERS - Vivian Ellis, Richard Myers, Clifford Grey, Greatrex Newman, Leo Robin (Fortune)
Graham Hoadly, Janthea Williams, Mark Hutchinson, Julie Anne Blythen, Tony Stansfield, Stephanie Lunn, Geoff Steer, Andrea Kealy, Paul Hegarty, Derek Smee, Angela Vale, Denis Lawson, Helen Blizard, Donald Douglas, John Atterbury, Christina Matthews, Diana Martin, Andrew Livingston, Joanna Douglas; dir:Tony Craven [36pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, programme notes by Greatrex Newman and Vivian Ellis, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1983 (Dec): MR CINDERS - Vivian Ellis, Richard Myers, Clifford Grey, Greatrex Newman, Leo Robin (Fortune)
Graham Hoadly, Janthea Williams, Mark Hutchinson, Julie Anne Blythen, Tony Stansfield, Stephanie Lunn, Geoff Steer, Andrea Kealy, Paul Hegarty, Derek Smee, Angela Vale, Denis Lawson, Helen Blizard, Donald Douglas, John Atterbury, Christina Matthews, Diana Martin, Andrew Livingston, Joanna Douglas; dir:Tony Craven [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, programme notes by Greatrex Newman and Vivian Ellis, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983: BLONDEL - Stephen Oliver, Tim Rice (Old Vic)
Cantabile (Richard Bryan, Stewart Collins, Dr.Nicholas Ibbotson, and Michael Steffan), Paul Nicholas, Sharon Lee Hill, Christine Cartwright, Rachel Izen, Jan Lloyd, David Burt, Aidan Cook, Patrick Long, Stephen Tate, Chris Langham, David Alder, Kevin Williams, Tracy Booth, Roger Llewellyn, Simon Bowman, Neil Braithwaite, Sally Cooper, Maria Friedman; dir:Peter James [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies, 9 rehearsal photos, notes by Tim Rice, Welcome from Ed Mirvish, The Old Vic Restoration, credits etc.; VG] £4

1983: SONG AND DANCE - Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Don Black (Palace Theatre)
Liz Robertson, Graham Fletcher; dir:John Caird [40pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, photographs, biographies, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers; very slightly rumpled, minor marks, else VG] £3

1983 (Oct): SONG AND DANCE - Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Don Black (Palace Theatre)
Lulu, Graham Fletcher; dir:John Caird [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, photographs, biographies, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers; VG] £3

1983: JUKEBOX - Mark Donnelly (Astoria)
Allan Love, Donna Louise, Daliah Wood, Mark Tyme, Rosemarie Ford, Ward Alexander and large company; dir:Steve Merritt [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies with photos, company photo, credits etc.; VG] (£3) SOLD

1983: Bob Fosses's DANCIN' (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Quin Baird, Robin Cleaver, Andre de la Roche, John De Luca, Spence Ford, Heather Lea Gerdes, Raymond Charles Harris, Joseph Konicki, Manette Lachance, Diana Laurenson, Fred C.Mann III, Daniel May, Joanie O'Neill, Peggy Parten, Shan Reece, Lynne Savage, David Thome, Cheryl Yamaguchi; production and choreography by Bob Fosse [36pp, 5.25x8.5; full details of running order, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1983: MARILYN! - Mort Garson, Jacques Wilson (Adelphi)
Stephanie Lawrence, John Christie, John Bennett, David Firth, Bruce Barry, Judith Bruce, Clive Carter, Chuck Julian, Myra Sands, Stuart Milligan; dir:Larry Fuller [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies w.photos, 6 rehearsal photos, credits etc.; VG] (£4) SOLD

1983: BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (London Palladium)
Michael Crawford, Lisa Westcott, William C Witter, Sarah Payne, Jennie McGustie, Kim Smith; dir:Peter Coe [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £4

1983: MEET ME ROUND THE CORNER - Dudley Stevens, Paul A Rubens (Players' Theatre)
Rosamund Shelley (as Phyllis Dare), Eleanor McCready, Daphne Anderson, Joyce Rae, Felicity Harrison, Christina Collier, Angela Moran, Judith Hibbert, Nigel Williams (as Paul A Rubens), Ted Merwood, Graham Callan, Keith Varnier, Nicholas Bennett, Tim Robert, Dursley McLinden; dir:Dudley Stevens [4pp, 8.8x11.25; "A Musical Romance based on the life and music of Paul A Rubens"; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £2

1983: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Alan Menken, Howard Ashman (Comedy)
Nicola Blackman, Dawn Hope, Shezwae Powell, Harry Towb, Ellen Greene, Barry James, Anthony B Asbury, Terence Hillyer, Michael Leslie; dir:Howard Ashman [20pp, 5.9x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies, 11 rehearsal photos, credits etc.; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1983: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Arthur Freed, Nacio Herb Brown, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (London Palladium)
Tommy Steele, Roy Castle, Sarah Payne, Danielle Carson, Joyce Carpenter, Colin Fay, Kalman Glass, Suzanne Oram, Jeanette Ranger, Matt Zimmerman; dir:Tommy Steele and Wendy Toye [40pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; ticket (21 Sept) stapled in, else VG] £3

1983: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Arthur Freed, Nacio Herb Brown, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (London Palladium) Souvenir Brochure
Tommy Steele, Roy Castle, Danielle Carson, Mandy Perryment, Kalman Glass, Matt Zimmerman, Davilia David, Joyce Carpenter; dir:Tommy Steele and Wendy Toye [28pp, 9x11.75; superb souvenir brochure; c20 colour production photos, articles etc.; very slightly rumpled else VG] £5

1983: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Arthur Freed, Nacio Herb Brown, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (London Palladium) Souvenir Brochure
Tommy Steele, Roy Castle, Danielle Carson, Sarah Payne, Kalman Glass, Matt Zimmerman, Jeanette Ranger, Joyce Carpenter; dir:Tommy Steele and Wendy Toye [30pp, 9x11.75; superb souvenir brochure; c20 colour production photos, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, ticket stapled in (29 Dec), else VG] £5

1983 (May): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Angela Richards, Richard Lloyd King, Stephen Tate, Kim Reeder, Brian Blessed, Kenn Wells, Jillie Mack, Richard Pettyfer, Jeff Shankley, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [32pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1983 (Aug): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London) Souvenir Brochure
Wayne Sleep, Elaine Paige, Paul Nicholas, Brian Blessed, Graham Fletcher, Angela Richards and many others; dir:Trevor Nunn, associate director and choreographer: Gillian Lynne [20pp, 9x12; 40+ colour photos; excellent large-size Souvenir; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1983: GREASE - Jim Jacobs, Warren Casey (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton)
Leicester Haymarket Company: Alwyne Taylor, Tracey Halsey, Don Cotter, Clare Burt, Sara Weymouth, Martyn Ellis, David Easter, Brian Abbott, Paul Burton; dir:Warren Hooper [28pp, 7.2x9; large-size programme; 16 cast photos and biographies, 11 rehearsal photos] £4

1983 (May): SONG AND DANCE - Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Don Black (Palace Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Marti Webb, Wayne Sleep, Stephen Jefferies, Gemma Craven; dir:John Caird [16pp, 9x12; superb large-size souvenir, with 25+ production photos, many in colour, articles etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1983: JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Tour) Souvenir Brochure and Libretto
Bill Kenwright production: Excellent Souvenir Brochure, containing the full libretto, 17 production photos (four in colour), biographies and photos of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Robert Stigwood, David Land and Bill Kenwright, articles on The Story Behind The Show and The Story Behind This Production; dir:Bill Kenwright [16pp, 9x12; excellent Souvenir; VG] £6

Musicals: 1984

1984: BARNUM - Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Opera House, Manchester)
Michael Crawford, Eileen Battye, Stephen Beagley, Christina Collier, Michael Heath, Sally Lavelle; dir:Peter Coe, Wendy Toye [28pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Aug): ON YOUR TOES - Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, George Abbott (Palace Theatre)
Doreen Wells, Honor Blackman, John Bennett, Tim Flavin, Nicholas Johnson, Doreen Hermitage, Bunny May, Leo Andrew, Mark White, Siobhan McCarthy; dir:George Abbott, choreographed by George Balanchine [36pp, 5.2x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, rehearsal and cast photos, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Apr-May): THE BOY FRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Churchill Theatre, Bromley)
Rosemary Ashe (as Hortense), Linda-Mae Brewer, Kelly Hunter, Jane Wellman, Bronwen Stanway, Christine McKenna (as Polly Browne), Philip Day, Bill Deamer, Nigel Garton, Glynis Johns (as Madame Dubonnet), Bob Newent, Derek Waring, Simon Green (as Tony), Peter Bayliss, Paddie O'Neil, Paul Robinson, John Griffiths, Paul Easom, Ria Kerney, Victoria Blake, June Bland; dir:Sandy Wilson [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast, credits, photos] £4

1984 (Jun): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Carol Nielsson, Richard Lloyd King, Michael Sanderson, Machael De Souter, John Turner, Neil Fitzwiliam, Sally Dewhurst, John Thornton, Lance Aston, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; VG] £4

1984 (Nov): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Carol Nielsson, Allan Love, Michael Sanderson, Michael De Souter, John Turner, Neil Fitzwiliam, Sally Dewhurst, Luke Baxter, Patrick Wood, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; w.four tickets (17 Nov) stapled in, slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1984 (Jul): WEST SIDE STORY - Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Her Majesty's)
Richard A Pettyfer (as Riff), Steven Pacey (as Tony), Adam Matalon, Peter Leeper, Ian Embleton, Garry Noakes, Gerald Armin, Michael Gyngell, Keith Chapman, Kevin Marlow, Ray Holland, Sam Williams (as Bernardo), Jan Hartley (as Maria), Lee Robinson (as Anita), David Morris, Christopher Hammond, Barry Jacobs, Duncan Jay, Martin Webb, Robert Northwood, Simon Marlow, Gary Willis, Jenny Sawyer, Kerry-Jane Beddows, Elaine Gibbs, Julie Armstrong, Jenny Myland, Maxine Gordon, Amanda Noar, Carrie Ellis, Fiona Scoones, Amanda Warwick, Lynette Dundas, Donald Pelmear, Eric Mason, Raymond S Gardner, Robert Howie; dir:Jerome Robbins, Tom Abbott [36pp, 5.2x8.5; cast list, biographies, 3 production photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, notes, etc.] £4

1984: WEST SIDE STORY - Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Her Majesty's) Souvenir Brochure
Leicester Haymarket production: Twenty colour production photographs, list of musical numbers, synopsis, article on The Birth of A Musical (w.illustrations), biographies w.photos of Arthur Laurents, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins, Tom Abbott, and Richard Pilbrow; dir:Jerome Robbins, Tom Abbott [20pp, 11.4x9.25; flyer staped in, slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1984: JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Birmingham Hippodrome)
Bill Kenwright production: Earl Adair, Ria Jones, Robert Dallas; dir:Bill Kenwright [20pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, biographies, 3 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1984: BASHVILLE - Denis King, Benny Green, David William, from The Admirable Bashville by Bernard Shaw (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
Peter Woodward, Richard Rees, James Cairncross, Paul Raffield, Martin Friend, Noreen Berry, Robert Lister, Peter Lennon, Ewart James Walters, Felicity Jane Goodson; dir:David William [24pp, 5.9x8.25; biographies w.photos, illustrated articles, notes, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1984: BLOOD BROTHERS - Willy Russell (Theatre Royal, Bath)
Liz Brailsford, Peter Capaldi (as Eddie), John Conteh (as Narrator), Judy Holt, Joe McGann (as Sammy), Mark McGann (as Mickey), Rebecca Storm (as Mrs Johnstone); dir:Bob Tomson [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, cast biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £3

1984: 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Maurice Lane, Art Day, Brent Verdon, Carol Ball, Margaret Courtenay, Hugh Futcher, Michael Howe, Clare Leach, Felicity Lee, Catherine Terry, James Laurenson, Georgia Brown, Ralph Lawton, Bob Sessions, Richard Calkin; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [48pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 10 cast and production photos, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1984: 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane) Souvenir Brochure
Georgia Brown, James Laurenson, Michael Howe, Margaret Courtenay, Hugh Futcher, Carol Ball, Bob Sessions, Ralph Lawton, Maurice Lane, Brent Verdon, Clare Leach; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [11.4x11.4, 32pp; a superb souvenir with c40 colour production photos, charming costumes designs, artist photos and biographies etc.; VG] £6

1984 (Aug): THE BOY FRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Old Vic)
Anna Quayle, Derek Waring, Peter Bayliss, Paddie O'Neil, Jane Wellman, Simon Green, Linda-Mae Brewer, Bob Newent, Jan Todd, Rosemary Ashe; dir:Christopher Hewett, Sandy Wilson [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, extensive illustrated articles on the show, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; interesting revival programme; VG] £4

1984 (Sep): THE BOY FRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Albery)
Anna Quayle, Derek Waring, Peter Bayliss, Paddie O'Neil, Jane Wellman, Simon Green, Linda-Mae Brewer, Bob Newent, Jan Todd, Rosemary Ashe; dir:Christopher Hewett, Sandy Wilson [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, illustrated articles on the show, biographies w.photos, production photos, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1984 (Jan): SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Arthur Freed, Nacio Herb Brown, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (London Palladium)
Tommy Steele, Roy Castle, Sarah Payne, Danielle Carson, Joyce Carpenter, Colin Fay, Kalman Glass, Suzanne Oram, Jeanette Ranger, Matt Zimmerman; dir:Tommy Steele and Wendy Toye [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1984: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN - Arthur Freed, Nacio Herb Brown, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (London Palladium)
Tommy Steele, Roy Castle, Danielle Carson, Joyce Carpenter, Colin Fay, Kalman Glass, Suzanne Oram, Davilia David, Matt Zimmerman; dir:Tommy Steele and Wendy Toye [40pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1984: BLONDEL - Stephen Oliver, Tim Rice (Aldwych)
Cantabile (Richard Bryan, Stewart Collins, Nicholas Ibbotson, and Michael Steffan), Paul Nicholas, Sharon Lee Hill, Christine Cartwright, Rachel Izen, Jan Lloyd, David Burt, Aidan Cook, Patrick Long, Stephen Tate, Chris Langham, David Alder, Kevin Williams, Tracy Booth, Roger Llewellyn, Maria Friedman, Sally Cooper, Neil Braithwaite; dir:Peter James [24pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, rehearsal photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; light horizontal bend, else VG] (£3) SOLD

1984 (29 May): LITTLE ME - Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh, Neil Simon (Prince of Wales) Royal Gala Preview Souvenir Brochure
Russ Abbot, Sheila White, Lynda Baron, Tudor Davies, Ken Caswell, Vivienne Martin; dir:Val May [12pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, list of musical numbers, illustrations, Chiswick Family Rescue information and messages, photo of TRH Prince and Princess Michael of Kent etc.; VG] £3

Musicals: 1985

1985: MR CINDERS - Vivian Ellis, Richard Myers, Clifford Grey, Greatrex Newman, Leo Robin (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton)
David Delve, Taryn Kay, Iain Duncan, Jilly Hurst, Tony Rickell, Samantha Shaw, Richard Alexander, Colette Kelly, John Telfer, John Atterbury, Jean Reeve, Graham Fletcher, Victoria Blake, Antony Linford, Terry Victor, Carole Brooke, Sylvia Foxall, Ian Blower; dir:David Delve [24pp, 5.8x8.25; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, extensive illustrated articles, photos of the original production, production photos, cast biogs etc.; VG] £3

1985: PERCHANCE TO DREAM - Ivor Novello (Wimbledon Theatre)
Theatre Royal, Hanley production: Guy Matthews, Paul Laidlaw, Larry Drew, Barry Clark, Ann Wakefield, Jane Stevens, Susan Cochrane, Margaret Williams, Joan Lawrence, Simon Ward (as Sir Graham Rodney/Valentine Fayre/Bay), Jean Bayless (as Lady Charlotte Fayre), Diana Martin, Marc Urquhart, Murray Woodfield; dir:Jimmy Thompson [22pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, cast biographies w.photos, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1985 (Aug): EVITA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Prince Edward)
Kathryn Evans/Maria Morgan, Daniel Benzali, Jimmy Kean, Jackie Ekers, Clifton Todd; dir:Harold Prince [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: LENNON - Bob Eaton (Astoria)
Jonathan Barlow (as Ringo Star), Mark McGann (as the young John Lennon), Ian Burns, Mick O'Connor (as George Harrison), Ray Burnside (as George Martin), Carol Sloman, Martyn Ellis (as Paul McCartney), Mia Soteriou (as Yoko Ono), Andy Hampton (as Brian Epstein); dir:Clare Venables [32pp, 5.9x8.25; biographies w.photos, colour production photos, notes etc.; VG] (£4) SOLD

1985: TROUBLE IN PARADISE - Randy Newman, Susan Cox (Theatre Royal, Stratford East)
George Costigan, Fiona Hendley, Belinda Lang, Peter Straker; dir:Susan Cox [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast photos, illustrations, biographies etc.; VG] £3

1985: MUTINY! - David Essex, Richard Crane (Piccadilly) Souvenir Brochure
David Essex, Frank Finlay, Sinitta Renet, Neville Jason, David Oakley, Frank Olegario, Shaun Curry, Kim Reeder, Robert B J Ryan, Nicola Blackman, Peter Rutherford, Ken Drury, Lizie Saunderson, Brenda Garratt-Glassman; dir:Michael Bogdanov [28pp, 12x9.5; very attractive large size souvenir with 25+ colour production shots and portraits, illustrations, extensive biographies of David Essex, Frank Finlay and Richard Crane, etc.; uncommon; w.two tickets (3 August 1985); VG] £6

1985: MUTINY! - David Essex, Richard Crane (Piccadilly)
David Essex (as Fletcher Christian), Frank Finlay (as Captain Bligh), Sinitta Renet, Neville Jason, David Oakley, Frank Olegario, Shaun Curry, Kim Reeder, Robert B J Ryan, Nicola Blackman, Peter Rutherford, Ken Drury, Lizie Saunderson, Brenda Garratt-Glassman; dir:Michael Bogdanov [40pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: ONCE UPON A MATTRESS - Mary Rodgers, Marshall Barer, Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller (Watermill, Newbury)
Sally Dexter, Douglas Hodge, Vivienne Martin, Richard Drabble, Erin Donovan; dir:Wendy Toye [32pp; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £3

1985 (Jan): ON YOUR TOES - Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, George Abbott (Palace Theatre)
Galina Panova, Honor Blackman, John Bennett, Tim Flavin, Nicholas Johnson, Doreen Hermitage, Bunny May, Leo Andrew, Mark White, Siobhan McCarthy; dir:George Abbott, choreographed by George Balanchine [32pp, 5.1x8.4; rehearsal and cast photos, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Aug): ON YOUR TOES - Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart (Palace Theatre)
Doreen Wells, Elspet Gray, John Bluthal, Tim Flavin, Doreen Hermitage, Bunny May, Colin Stanier, Sheila Brand; dir:George Abbott, choreographed by George Balanchine [40pp, 5.1x8.4; rehearsal and cast photos, biographies w.photos etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1985: LOOK TO THE RAINBOW - E Y Harburg, Robert Cushman (Apollo)
Jack Gilford, Simon Russell-Beale, Isabelle Lucas, Mandy More, Barbara Rosenblat, Michael Cantwell, John Chester; dir:Robert Cushman [32pp, 5.1x8.5; cast photos and biographies, extensive list of musical numbers, list of E.Y.Harburg's shows, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Jan): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Marti Webb, Allan Love, Michael Sanderson, Machael De Souter, John Turner, Neil Fitzwilliam, Sally Dewhurst, Luke Baxter, Patrick Wood, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 12+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£4) SOLD

1985 (Aug): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Anita Harris, Allan Love, Michael Sanderson, Graham Fletcher, John Turner, Jon Peterson, Cathy Cordez, Luke Baxter, Patrick Wood, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 15+ rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; minor marks, else VG] £3

1985 (Jan): LITTLE ME - Cy Coleman (Prince of Wales)
Ken Caswell (for Russ Abbot), Sheila White, Lynda Baron, Ian Burford, Tudor Davies; dir:Val May [24pp, 5.25x8.5; biographies, photos, articles etc.; insert w.Ken Caswell's biography and photo; VG] £4

1985 (Jan): WEST SIDE STORY - Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Her Majesty's)
Richard A Pettyfer (as Riff), Peter Bruce (as Tony), Adam Matalon, Peter Leeper, Ian Embleton, Gary Noakes, Gerald Armin, Michael Gyngell, Keith Chapman, Kevin Marlow, Ray Holland, Sam Williams (as Bernardo), Karyn O'Neill (as Maria), Lee Robinson (as Anita), David Morris, Christopher Hammond, Barry Jacobs, Duncan Jay, Martin Webb, Robert Northwood, Simon Marlow, Gary Willis, Jenny Sawyer, Kerry-Jane Beddows, Elaine Gibbs, Julie Armstrong, Marian Higby, Maxine Gordon, Amanda Noar, Carrie Ellis, Fiona Scoones, Amanda Warwick, Lynette Dundas, Donald Pelmear, Eric Mason, Raymond S Gardner, Robert Howie; dir:Jerome Robbins, Tom Abbott [32pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, production photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, notes, etc.] £4

1985 (Jul): WEST SIDE STORY - Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Her Majesty's)
Richard A Pettyfer (as Riff), Peter Bruce (as Tony), David Morris, Andrew Thomas-James, Ian Embleton, Kevin Marlowe, Gerald Armin, Michael French, Peter Stanford, Kent Bradford, Ray Holland, Christopher Hammond (as Bernardo), Karyn O'Neill (as Maria), Lee Robinson (as Anita), Gabriel Kern, Martin Webb, Barry Jacobs, David Begg, Vince Debono, Bob Lee Dysinger, Simon Marlow, Clade Edwards, Jenny Sawyer, Jill Porter, Elaine Gibbs, Julie Armstrong, Marian Higby, Holli Hoffman, Amanda Noar, Carrie Ellis, Fiona Scoones, Amanda Warwick, Lynette Dundas, Donald Pelmear, Eric Mason, Raymond S Gardner, Robert Howie; dir:Jerome Robbins, Tom Abbott [40pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies, production photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, notes, etc.; slight nick to cover, else VG] £3

1985: CHEERS MRS WORTHINGTON - Grahame Maclean, John Stirling, Barry Johns (Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury)
Diana Coupland, Catrina Hylton-Hull, Charlie Drake, Dianne Lee, Barry Johns, Lyn Simon, Joanne Barry, Suzanne Dando; dir:John Stirling [24pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £3

1985: SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Gene de Paul, Johnny Mercer, Al Kasha & Joel Hirschorn, Lawrence Kasha, David Landay (Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury)
Roni Page, Steve Devereaux, Sean Garvey, Simon Hayden, Simon Howe, Gary Co-Burn, Martyn Knight, Rory McDermott, Debbie Wall, Debra Robinson, Victoria Lynson, Michaela Strachan, Jacey Collins, Jackie Crawford, Cedric Urch, Steve Aliffe, Richard Cuerden, Philip Foster, Stephen Russell, Tom Barritt, Derek Wright, Brian Walton, Marcia Ashton, Louis Haslar, Rosemary Faith, Peter King, Julie Faye, Anna Rees, Philip Fry; dir:Michael Winter [32pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, list of musical numbers, credits etc.; w.2 tickets stapled in (7 Jun), else VG] £3

1985: SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS - Gene de Paul, Johnny Mercer, Al Kasha & Joel Hirschorn, Lawrence Kasha, David Landay (Old Vic)
Roni Page, Steve Devereaux, Paul Reeves, Simon Hayden, Simon Howe, Gary Co-Burn, Martyn Knight, Rory McDermott, Debbie Wall, Debra Robinson, Victoria Lynson, Michaela Strachan, Jacey Collins, Jackie Crawford, Cedric Urch, Steve Aliffe, Richard Cuerden, Philip Foster, Stephen Russell, Tom Barritt, Derek Wright, Brian Walton, Cynthia Grenville, Louis Haslar, Rosemary Faith, Peter King, Anna Rees, Philip Fry; dir:Michael Winter [28pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, 7 production photos, extensive illustrated articles, synopsis of musical numbers, orchestra list, credits etc.; SIGNED by all 28 company members; VG] £5

1985 (Oct): LA CAGE AUX FOLLES - Jerry Herman, Harvey Fierstein (Palace Theatre, New York)
Van Johnson, Walter Charles, Jay Garner, John Weiner, Elizabeth Parrish, Jennifer Smith, William Thomas Jnr., Merle Louise, Jack Davison, Robert Brubach; dir:Arthur Laurents [100pp, 5.6x8.5; cast and production photos, synopsis of musical numbers, biographies; VG] £4

1985 (Mch): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Georgia Brown, James Laurenson, Michael Howe, Margaret Courtenay, Hugh Futcher, Carol Ball, Bob Sessions, Ralph Lawton, Maurice Lane, Brent Verdon, Clare Leach; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [44pp, 5.2x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 10 cast and production photos, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Jul): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Georgia Brown, Bob Sessions, Margaret Courtenay, Kenneth Nelson, Hugh Futcher, Carol Ball, Ralph Lawton, Maurice Lane, Brent Verdon, Barbara King, Philip Gould; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [52pp, 5.25x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 10 cast and production photos, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985 (Oct): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Frankie Vaughan, Shani Wallis, Margaret Courtenay, Bob Sessions, Hugh Futcher, Carol Ball, Ralph Lawton, Maurice Lane, Brent Verdon, Barbara King, Philip Gould; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [52pp, 6.1x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 10 cast and production photos, biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: GIGI - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe (Lyric)
Beryl Reid, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Sian Phillips, Geoffrey Burridge, Amanda Waring, John Aron, Carrie Ellis; dir:John Dexter [48pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, production photos, biographies w.photos; VG] £5

1985: ME AND MY GIRL - Noel Gay, L Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent (Adelphi)
Robert Lindsay, Frank Thornton, Richard Caldicot, Susannah Fellows, Robert Longden, Roy Macready, Myra Sands, Ursula Smith, Denise Hirst, Emma Thompson; dir:Mike Ockrent [40pp, 6.1x8.4; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, illustrated programme note, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £4

1985: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria)
Ray Shell (Rusty), Jeff Shankley (Greaseball), Stephanie Lawrence (Pearl), Tom Jobe (Electra), Lon Satton (Poppa), Frances Ruffelle (Dinah), P P Arnold (Belle), Michael Staniforth (C.B.) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [32pp, 9x5.5; cast list, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, cast biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria)
Ray Shell (Rusty), Jeff Shankley (Greaseball), Kim Leeson (Pearl), Tom Jobe (Electra), Lon Satton (Poppa), Beverley Kay (Dinah), Shezwae Powell (Belle), Michael Staniforth (C.B.) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [36pp, 9x5.5; cast list, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, cast biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT? - Alan Bleasdale (Phoenix)
Martin Shaw, Simon Bowman; dir:Robin Lefevre [16pp, 5.9x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £4

1985: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS - Alan Menken, Howard Ashman (Comedy)
Barry James, Claire Moore, David Burt, Nicola Blackman, Dawn Hope, Susan Daly, Harry Towb, Paul Springer, Gary Martin; dir:Howard Ashman [20pp, 5.9x9; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies, 14 cast photos, credits etc.; SIGNED by Barry James and Gary Martin; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1985: THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS - Kenneth Grahame, Denis King, Willis Hall (Sadler's Wells)
Theatre Royal Plymouth production: Patrick Cargill (as Water-Rat), Melvyn Hayes (as Mole), Donald Hewlett (as Badger), Terry Scott (as Toad), Peter Wiggins, Malcolm Wood, Paul Ryan, Richard Tolan, Dee Robillard, Allan Stirland, Michael Boothe, Anthony Collin, David Dandridge, Deborah Goodman, Judith Street, Robert Aldous, Fiona Alexanda, Wenda Holland, Christopher Hood, Claudia Lyster; dir:Roger Redfarn [36pp, 5.1x9; cast list, programme notes, biographies w.photos, charming illustrations, list of musical numbers, synopsis of scenes, 6 production photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1985: WONDERFUL TOWN - Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov, based on the play My Sister Eileen, and the stories by Ruth McKenney (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)
Jaye Griffiths, Maggie O'Neill, Bryan Torfeh, Paul Sykes, Neil Clark, Albert Ehrnrooth, Sally Pearson, Catherine Livesey, Brett Fancy, Zachary Vanderfelt, Andrew George Baker, Carol Reed, Rupert Holliday Evans, Peter Ledbury, Simon Warwick, Lorin Stewart, Ian Mowat, Jonathan Cullen, Carlos Perez-Mansilla, Robert Fardell, Karen Ascough, Helen Goalen, Anne Lewis; dir:Martin Connor [8pp, 6.5x9.2; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, orchestra list, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1985: SWEENEY TODD - Stephen Sondheim (Half Moon Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Christopher Snell, Leon Greene (as Sweeney), Ruth Mayo, Gillian Hanna (as Mrs Lovett), Bernard Martin, Edward Clayton, Eithne Hannigan, Andrew Schofield, John Aron, Judith Street; dir:Chris Bond [16pp, 8x11.75; large-size souvenir; cast and production photos, illustrated articles etc.; slightly rumpled] £4

Musicals: 1986

1986: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton)
Richard Barnes, Ray Shell, Joshua Bancel, Halcro Johnston, Chris Van Cleave, Ian Good, James Head; dir:Bob Tomson and Bill Kenwright [24pp, 5.75x8.25; cast biographies, some photos, illustrated articles; VG] £3

1986 (w/c 16 Jun): JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury)
Richard Barnes, Ray Shell, Joshua Bancel, Halcro Johnston, Chris Van Cleave, Ian Good, James Head; dir:Bob Tomson and Bill Kenwright [26pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, list of musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £2

1986: PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES - Jim Wann, Cass Morgan, Debra Monk, John Foley, John Schimmel, Mark Hardwick (Churchill Theatre, Bromley)
Joe Brown, Brian Protheroe, Julian Littman, William Vanderpuye, Little Ginny, Tammy Cline; dir:Joe Brown [28pp, 5.75x8.25x; cast list, biographies, synopsis of musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £2

1986: THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD - Rupert Holmes, Charles Dickens (Imperial Theatre, New York)
Betty Buckley, Cleo Laine, George Rose, Patti Cohenour, Howard McGillin; dir:Wilford Leach [68pp, 5.7x8.4; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, production and cast photos, biogs etc.; minor marks, else VG] £4

1986: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES - Jerry Herman, Harvey Fierstein (London Palladium)
George Hearn, Denis Quilley, Brian Glover, Phyllida Law, Mark Harris, Jonathan Morris, Richard Owens, Wendy Roe, Julia Sutton, Donald Waugh; dir:Arthur Laurents [44pp, 6x8.5; cast list, extensive biographies w.photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Oct): THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's)
Michael Crawford (as The Phantom), Sarah Brightman / Claire Moore (as Christine Daae), Steve Barton (as Raoul), John Savident, David Firth, Rosemary Ashe (as Carlotta), Mary Millar, John Aron, Paul Arden Griffith, Barry Clark, David Devan, Janet Devenish, David Jackson, Janos Kurucz, James Patterson, Peter Bishop, Justin Church, Mostyn Evans, Sue Flannery, Andrew Golder, Janet Howd, Peggy Ann Jones, Maria Kesselman, Patricia Richards, Jill Washington, Sally Ashfield, Lynn Jezzard, Nicola Keen, Patricia Merrin, Naomi Tate, Alison Townsend, Dinah Jones; dir:Harold Prince [60pp, 6x8.5; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 30+ cast photos and biographies, illustrated articles etc.; Original Cast (opened 9th October 1986); excellent condition] £6

1986: CHARLIE GIRL - David Heneker, John Taylor, Hugh and Margaret Williams, Ray Cooney (Victoria Palace)
Dora Bryan, Paul Nicholas, Cyd Charisse, Nicholas Parsons, Mark Wynter, Karen Davies, Claud-Paul Henry, Amanda Prior, Lia Hull; dir:Stewart Trotter [40pp, 6x8.4; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, articles etc.; VG] £4

1986: JUDY - Terry Wale (Strand)
Leslie Mackie (as Judy Garland), 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, 6x8.4; cast list, biographies w.photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1986: ME AND MY GIRL - Noel Gay, L Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent (Adelphi)
Enn Reitel, Su Pollard, Ursula Smith, Richard Caldicot, Roy Macready, Tony Slattery, Shelley Thompson, Frank Thornton, Geoffrey Andrews, Bruce Graham, Denise Hirst, Cynthia Morey; dir:Mike Ockrent [32pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1986: ME AND MY GIRL - Noel Gay, L Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent (Adelphi)
Enn Reitel, Lorraine Chase, Ursula Smith, Peter Cellier, Richard Caldicot, Roy Macready, Tony Slattery, Shelley Thompson, Bernard Martin, Eric Mason, Victoria Klasicki, Marie Lorraine; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1986: WONDERFUL TOWN! - Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov, based on the play My Sister Eileen, and the stories by Ruth McKenney (Queen's)
Maureen Lipman, Ray Lonnen, Emily Morgan, Lesley Joseph; dir:Martin Connor [44pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Jan): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Frankie Vaughan, Shani Wallace, Margaret Courtenay, Bob Sessions, Hugh Futcher, Carol Ball, Ralph Lawton, Maurice Lane, Brent Verdon, Barbara King, Philip Gould; dir:Gower Champion, Lucia Victor [48pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, 8 production photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1986: 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Frankie Vaughan, Shani Wallace, Maxine Audley, Bob Sessions, Carol Ball, Ralph Lawton, Brent Verdon, Nicholas Blane, Alan Forrester, Barbara King, Philip Gould; dir:Gower Champion [44pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, 8 production photos; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1986 (Nov): 42ND STREET - Harry Warren, Al Dubin, Michael Stewart, Mark Bramble (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Frankie Vaughan, Shani Wallace, Maxine Audley, Bob Sessions, Carol Ball, John Blythe, Brent Verdon, Nicholas Blane, Alan Forrester, Barbara King, Simon Howe; dir:Gower Champion [44pp, 6x8.5; cast list, synopsis of scenes, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, 8 production photos; VG] £4

1986 (Dec): CHESS - Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Bjorn Ulvaeus (Prince Edward)
Richard Mitchell, Murray Head, Elaine Paige, John Turner, Tommy Korberg, Kevin Colson, Tom Jobe, Peter Karrie, Richard Lyndon, Paul Wilson, Siobhan McCarthy; dir:Trevor Nunn [52pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, c.9 production photos etc.; minor marks, else VG] £3

1986: CABARET - John Kander, Fred Ebb, Joe Masteroff (Strand)
Wayne Sleep (as Master of Ceremonies), Peter Land (as Clifford Bradshaw), Rodney Cottam, John Thornton, Vivienne Martin, Grazina Frame, Oscar Quitak, Kelly Hunter (as Sally Bowles), Peter Barry, Bill Deamer, Basil Patton, James Dundas, David Turner, Bryen Lawrence, Caroline O'Connor, Caroline Clare, Sarah Drummond, Gail McGregor, Kalli Greenwood, Margaret Houston, Pamela Scott, Pamela Gale, Kate Edgar, Anne Miles, Lesia Melnyk, Kathleen Hancox, Janie Dee, Sean Garvey, Kim Ismay; dir:Gillian Lynne [40pp, 6x8.5; cast list, 30+ biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986: JEANNE - Shirlie Roden (Sadler's Wells)
Rebecca Storm, Peter Straker, Malcolm Roberts, Brett Forrest, David Bexon, Paul Burton, Richard Barnes, Samantha Fox, Clare Rimmer; dir:Bill Kenwright [44pp, 5.1x9; cast, synopsis, list of musical numbers, 25+ cast photos and biographies etc.; lasted less than three weeks; minor marks on cover, else VG] £3

1986: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria)
Kofi Missah (Rusty), Drue Williams (Greaseball), Maria Hyde (Pearl), Maynard Williams (Electra), Lon Satton (Poppa), Debbie Wake (Dinah), Shezwae Powell (Belle), Paul Reeves (C.B.) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [36pp, 9x5.5; cast list, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, cast biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1986 (Feb): CATS - Andrew Lloyd-Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Anita Harris, Richard Lloyd-King, David Hitchen, Wayne Fowkes, John Turner, Jon Peterson, Cathy Cordez, Steven Wayne, Patrick Wood, Ann Emery; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme [39]; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1986 (Nov): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Verity Ann Meldrum, Richard Lloyd-King, Michael Sanderson, Graham Fletcher, Donald Francke, Jon Peterson, Cathy Cordez, James Francis-Johnston, Patrick Wood, Myra Sands; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme [44]; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1986: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace)
Colm Wilkinson (Jean Valjean), Roger Allam (Javert), Peter Polycarpou (Innkeeper), Ken Caswell (Bishop of Digne), Jackie Marks (Fantine), Beverley Klein (Crone), Clive Carter (Bamatabois), Leanne Compton / Stella Constantinou / Kelly Ann East (young Cosette), Susan Jane Tanner (Mme.Thenardier), Alun Armstrong (Thenardier), Kelly Bright / Lisa Coumbe / Eleanor Ryan (young Eponine), Liza Hayden / Ian Tucker / Desmond Askew (Gavroche), Frances Ruffelle (Eponine), Dave Willetts (Brujon), Michael Ball (Marius), Rebecca Caine (Cosette), Paul Leonard (Combeferre), David Burt (Enjolras), Clive Carter (Grantaire), Peter Polycarpou (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [32pp, 6x9; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [3]; minor marks, else VG] £5

1986: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace)
Colm Wilkinson (Jean Valjean), Roger Allam (Javert), Peter Polycarpou (Innkeeper), Ken Caswell (Bishop of Digne), Jackie Marks (Fantine), Beverley Klein (Crone), Clive Carter (Bamatabois), Marissa Dunlop / Tara McDonald / Helen Slater (young Cosette), Susan Jane Tanner (Mme.Thenardier), Alun Armstrong (Thenardier), Leesa Cameron / Natalie Wood / Kerry Binns (young Eponine), Liza Hayden / Ian Tucker / Desmond Askew (Gavroche), Frances Ruffelle (Eponine), Dave Willetts (Brujon), Simon Bowman (Marius), Sian Reeves (Cosette, for Rebecca Caine), Paul Leonard (Combeferre), David Burt (Enjolras), Clive Carter (Grantaire), Peter Polycarpou (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [36pp, 6x9, w.substitution slip; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [4]; VG] £5

1986: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace)
Dave Willetts (Jean Valjean), Clive Carter (Javert), Peter Polycarpou (Innkeeper), Ken Caswell (Bishop of Digne), Jackie Marks (Fantine), Beverley Klein (Crone), Craig Pinder (Bamatabois), Marissa Dunlop / Natalie Wood / Helen Slater (young Cosette), Susan Jane Tanner (Mme.Thenardier), Stephen Hanan (Thenardier), Kerry Bins / Tara MacDonald (young Eponine), Liza Hayden / Ian Tucker / Desmond Askew (Gavroche), Frances Ruffelle (Eponine), nn (Brujon), Michael Ball (Marius), Rebecca Caine (Cosette), Paul Leonard (Combeferre), David Burt (Enjolras), Peter Polycarpou (Grantaire), nn (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [36pp, 6x9; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [6]; minor marks, else VG] £5

1986: ANYONE CAN WHISTLE - Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Everyman, Cheltenham)
Pip Hinton, John Griffiths, Jonathan Stephens, Bill Bradley, Hilary Cromie, Marilyn Cutts, Michael Jayes, Thom Booker, Liela Moss, Michael Gyngell, Dermot McLaughlin, Alan Mosely, Neil Patterson, Paul Milton, Debra McCulloch, Simon Coates, Alison Evans, Peter Stanford, Grania Smith; dir:John Doyle [24pp, 7.1x9.1; British Premiere; cast list, musical numbers, cast photos and biographies, extensive notes etc.; VG] £4

1986: TIME - Jeff Daniels, Dave Clark, David Soames (Dominion)
Cliff Richard, portrayal of 'Akash' by Laurence Olivier, Dilys Watling, Bernard Lloyd; dir:Larry Fuller [24pp, 6x9; cast, list of musical numbers, 25+ cast photos, rehearsal photos etc.; VG] £4

1986: TIME - Jeff Daniels, Dave Clark, David Soames (Dominion) Souvenir Brochure
Cliff Richard, portrayal of 'Akash' by Laurence Olivier, Dilys Watling, Bernard Lloyd; dir:Larry Fuller [24pp, 9x11.8; 20+ large colour production photos etc.; VG] £6

1986: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's) Souvenir Brochure
Michael Crawford and original London cast; dir:Harold Prince [28pp, 9x12, secured with a decorative red tie; a magnificent early souvenir of this long-running production, containing 20+ colour production photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £6

1986: ME AND MY GIRL - Noel Gay, L Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent (Adelphi) Souvenir Brochure
Enn Reitel, Su Pollard, Ursula Smith, Richard Caldicot, Roy Macready, Tony Slattery, Shelley Thompson, Frank Thornton; dir:Mike Ockrent [16pp, 9x12; superb large-size souvenir, with 20+ colour production photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £6

1986 (May): LA CAGE AUX FOLLES - Jerry Herman, Harvey Fierstein (London Palladium) Souvenir Brochure
George Hearn, Denis Quilley, Brian Glover, Phyllida Law, Mark Harris, Jonathan Morris, Richard Owens, Wendy Roe, Julia Sutton, Donald Waugh; dir:Arthur Laurents [20pp, 12x9; superb large-size souvenir, with 35+ colour production photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £6

Musicals: 1987

1987: LADY DAY - Stephen Stahl (Piccadilly)
Dee Dee Bridgewater (as Billie Holiday), Simon James; dir:Stephen Stahl [32pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, illustrated article about Billie Holiday, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987 (w/c 19 Oct): THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW - Richard O'Brien (Wimbledon Theatre)
Jonathan Kiley (as Frank-N-Furter), Craig Deegan, Claire Callaghan, Paul Critchlow, Jean-Paul Orr (as Rocky), Julie Fox, Lorinda King, Marc Seymour, Peter Thorne (as Narrator); dir:Vivyan Ellacott [pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, programme notes, credits etc.; VG] £2

1987: HIGH SOCIETY - Cole Porter, Richard Eyre, Philip Barry (Victoria Palace)
Trevor Eve, Stephen Rea, Natasha Richardson, Angela Richards, Ronald Fraser, Ann Firbank, Robert Swales, Alan Barry, Amanda Rosen; dir:Richard Eyre [48pp, 6.1x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, extensive articles, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: LADY BE GOOD - George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Guy Bolton, Fred Thompson, Tommy Krasker (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)
Simon Waters, Dawn Lisell, Robin Fritz, Annika Bluhm, Susan Howlett, Andrew Nyman, Clive Rowe, Teresa McElroy, Nigel Richards, Richard Prince, Maxwell Hutcheon, Peter Roberts, Daniel Kaufman, Jonathan Magnanti, Timothy Wallers, Jason Hall, Samantha Bignell, Amanda Broome, Susan Christopher, Laura Eddy, Angela Sims, Jason Hall; dir:Martin Connor [12pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, musical numbers, programme note, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1987: BELLS ARE RINGING - Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Greenwich Theatre)
Petra Siniawski, Elena Ferrari, Lesley Mackie, Hugh Craig, Nick Kemp, Simon Coates, John Levitt, Ray Lonnen, Gary Yershon, Victoria Lynson, Faye Mertens, Gerard Casey, Michael Gyngell, Neil Patterson, Karen Pierce-Goulding, Alison Evans; dir:John Doyle [32pp, 5.9x8.25 (Cue Magazine No.120); cast list, illustrated article, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1987: BLOOD BROTHERS - Willy Russell (Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham)
Kiki Dee, Con O'Neill, Robert Locke, Warwick Evans; dir:Bob Tomson [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast biographies w.photos, articles etc.; VG] £3

1987 (Mch): MARCH OF THE FALSETTOS - William Finn (Albery)
Library Theatre Manchester production: Simon Green, Barry James, Paddy Navin, Martin Smith, Grant Olding; dir:Roger Haines [32pp, 5.75x8.25; biographies, production photos, articles etc.; w.ticket (13 Mch 1987); VG] (£4) SOLD

1987: BLUES IN THE NIGHT - Sheldon Epps (Piccadilly)
Carol Woods, Debby Bishop, Maria Friedman, Peter Straker; dir:Sheldon Epps [32pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies, musical numbers, 6 production photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

1987: KISS ME KATE - Cole Porter, Sam and Bella Spewack (Old Vic)
Royal Shakespeare Company production: Paul Jones, Jeffery Dench, Fiona Hendley, Christopher Brown, Nichola McAuliffe, Earlene Bentley, Edward Phillips, Peter Alex Newton, Tim Flavin, Peter Ledbury, Cyril Nri, Emil Wolk, John Bardon, Barry Linehan; dir:Adrian Noble [32pp, 5.25x8.25; cast list, 40+ photos, synopsis, biographies, illustrated article etc.] £4

1987: CHESS - Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Bjorn Ulvaeus (Prince Edward)
Richard Mitchell, Michael Howe, Siobhan McCarthy, John Turner, Tommy Korberg, Kevin Colson, Tom Jobe, Richard Barnes, Terry Mitchell, Alan Rice, Grainne Renihan; dir:Trevor Nunn [44pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, c.9 production photos etc.; VG] £4

1987: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's)
Dave Willetts, Sarah Brightman, Michael Ball, Royce Mills, David Firth, Rosemary Ashe, David Firth, Mary Millar, John Aron; dir:Harold Prince [64pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, very extensive illustrated articles etc.; VG] £5

1987: ME AND MY GIRL - Noel Gay, L Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent (Adelphi)
Karl Howman, Louise English, Sheila Matthews, Anthony Dawes, Richard Caldicot, Roy Macready, Tracy Collier, Richard Denning, Joyce Blane, Marie Lorraine, Bernard Martin, Eric Mason; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp; cast, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biogs, illustrated article, credits etc.; VG] (£4) SOLD

1987: BLESS THE BRIDE - Vivian Ellis, A P Herbert (Sadler's Wells)
Ruth Madoc, Una Stubbs, Gerald Harper, Simon Williams, Jean Challis, Jeremy Sinden, Jan Hartley, Bernard Alane, Robert Meadmore, Lisa Hull; dir:Christopher Renshaw [60pp, 5x9; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, extensive illustrated articles, 46 photos in all, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987 (Dec): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London)
Sharon Benson, Richard Lloyd-King, Michael Sanderson, Douglas Howes, Donald Francke, Adam Matalon, Cathy Cordez, James Francis-Johnston, Patrick Wood, Valda Aviks, Ruthie Henshall, Sandy Strallen; dir:Trevor Nunn [32pp, 9x5.5 "landscape" programme; synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, rehearsal photos, extensive biographies etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1987: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury)
Roy Sone, Ronnie Price, Leonard Sachs, Dolores Gray, Lynda Baron, Adele Leigh, Maria Charles, Margaret Courtenay, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Julia McKenzie, David Healy, Diana Rigg, Daniel Massey, Paul Bentley, Gillian Bevan, Deborah Poplett, Simon Green, Evan Pappas, Josephine Gordon, Dorothy Vernon, Jill Martin, Bruce Graham, Michelle Todd, Sally Ann Triplett, Luke Baxter, Peppi Borza, Brad Graham, Stephen Lubmann, Raymond Marlowe, Roger Sutton, Julia Wild, Lisa Henson, Margaret Houston, Vanessa Leagh-Hicks, Jennifer Scott Malden, Siobhan O'Kane, Dawn Spence, Catherine Terry; dir:Mike Ockrent [40pp, 6x9 [2]; cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 50+ cast photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury)
Roy Sone, Ronnie Price, Leonard Sachs, Dolores Gray, Lynda Baron, Adele Leigh, Maria Charles, Hope Jackman, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Julia McKenzie, David Healy, Diana Rigg, Daniel Massey, John Fryatt, Gillian Bevan, Deborah Poplett, Simon Green, Evan Pappas, Josephine Gordon, Dorothy Vernon, Jill Martin, Bruce Graham, Michelle Todd, Dawn Spence, Luke Baxter, Neale Birch, Peppi Borza, Brad Graham, Raymond Marlowe, Roger Sutton, Julia Wild, Lisa Henson, Margaret Houston, Vanessa Leagh-Hicks, Jennifer Scott Malden, Siobhan O'Kane, Julie Armstrong, Catherine Terry; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp, 6x9 [4]; cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 50+ cast photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury)
Roy Sone, Ronnie Price, Harold Kasket, Eartha Kitt, Lynda Baron, Adele Leigh, Meg Johnson, Eileen Page, Maria Charles, Hope Jackman, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Julia McKenzie, David Healy, Millicent Martin, Daniel Massey, John Fryatt, Sally Ann Triplett, Jenna Russell, Dursley McLinden, Anthony Barclay, Josephine Gordon, Patricia Lancaster, Jill Martin, Bruce Graham, Maureen-Sarah Roche, Dawn Spence, Luke Baxter, Neale Birch, Peppi Borza, Christopher Connah, Brad Graham, Stephen Mear, Roger Sutton, Julie Armstrong, Lucy Dixon, Britta Gartner, Vanessa Leagh-Hicks, Siobhan O'Kane, Meryl Richardson, Tracey Wilson; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp, 6x9 [6]; cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 50+ cast photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury)
Roy Sone, Ronnie Price, Harold Kasket, Eartha Kitt, Meg Johnson, Eileen Page, Maria Charles, Hope Jackman, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Julia McKenzie, David Healy, Millicent Martin, Daniel Massey, David Eynon, Sally Ann Triplett, Jenna Russell, Dursley McLinden, Anthony Barclay, Josephine Gordon, Patricia Lancaster, Jill Martin, Patrick McCarthy, Maureen-Sarah Roche, Dawn Spence, Luke Baxter, Neale Birch, Peppi Borza, Christopher Connah, Brad Graham, Stephen Mear, Roger Sutton, Julie Armstrong, Lucy Dixon, Britta Gartner, Vanessa Leagh-Hicks, Siobhan O'Kane, Meryl Richardson, Tracey Wilson; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp, 6x9 [9]; cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 50+ cast photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: SPIN OF THE WHEEL - Geoff Morrow, Timothy Prager (Comedy)
Neil McCaul, Maria Friedman, Teddy Kempner, Erin Donovan, Matt Zimmerman, Jeremy Sinden, Raymond Brody, Stephen Hoye, Susie Fenwick, Douglas Anderson, Mark Heenehan; dir:Timothy Prager [16pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, biographies w.photos, 12 colour production photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, programme notes, credits etc.; lasted only 36 performances; VG] £4

1987 (Jun): THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE - Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, George Abbott (Central School of Speech and Drama)
Geoffrey P Cantor, Gregor McElvogue, Sean Hudson, Julian Silvester, Amanda Curry, Caroline Seed, Stephen Tompkinson, Laurence Kennedy, Sean Hudson; dir:George Hall [16pp, 8.25x11.75; cast photos and credits, production credits etc.; VG] £3

1987: THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD - Rupert Holmes, Charles Dickens (Savoy)
Ernie Wise, Lulu, Julia Hills, Paul Bentley, David Burt, Mark Ryan, Marilyn Cutts, Phil Rose, Martin Wimbush, Sarah Payne, Anthony Lennon; dir:Wilford Leach [36pp, 6x8.5; biographies, cast photos, rehearsal photos, articles etc.; uncommon - only ran 68 performances; VG] (£5) SOLD

1987: THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD - Rupert Holmes, Charles Dickens (Savoy) Souvenir Brochure
Ernie Wise, Lulu, Julia Hills, Paul Bentley, David Burt, Mark Ryan, Marilyn Cutts, Phil Rose, Martin Wimbush, Sarah Payne, Anthony Lennon; dir:Wilford Leach [20pp, 9.3x13.25 (extra large size), PLUS 4pp, 8.6x12.4 Pull Out Poster; extensive illustrated articles, 18 colour production photos, 11 colour cast photos and "biographies", Libretto and Synopsis, cut-out proscenium (with backcloth and 11 figures) etc.; very uncommon - only ran 68 performances; minor edge damage, slightly rumpled, else VG] £7

1987: SOUTH PACIFIC - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II, Joshua Logan, adapted from James A.Michener's Tales of the South Pacific (Opera House, Manchester) Souvenir Brochure
Gemma Craven, Emile Belcourt, Bertice Reading, Andrew C.Wadsworth, Johnny Wade, Gordon Sterne, Richard Lyndon; dir:Roger Redfarn [28pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, cast biographies, c50 cast and production team photos, 6 production photos, extensive illustrated articles, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £5

1987: WEST SIDE STORY - Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents (Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham) Souvenir Brochure
Jane Ford, Simon Hayden, Harriet Thorpe, Michael Feldman, Gerard Casey; dir:Roger Redfarn [28pp, 8.4x11.75; cast list, 24 cast biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, illustrated articles, rehearsal photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1987: GIRLFRIENDS - Howard Goodall, John Retallack (Playhouse) Souvenir Brochure
Hazel O'Connor, David Easter, Norma Atallah, Claire Burt, Donna Champion, Tracey Halsey, Tina Jones, Julie Jupp, Caroline Mander, Fletcher Mathers, Jenna Russell, Sara Weymouth; dir:John Retallack [28pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, synopsis of scenes, musical numbers, cast biographies, illustrated articles, credits etc.; uncommon - lasted only 43 performances; VG] £4

1987: KIP'S WAR - Carl Davis, Hiawyn Oram (Leicester Haymarket) Souvenir Brochure
Kelly George, Jenny Logan, Graham Hawley, Michael Mulholland, Andrew Smith, Paul Asher, Tracey Holderness, Joanne Walsh, Imelda MacRory, Sally Johnson, Emma Manton, Sonia Graham, Rodney Cottam, Malcolm Rennie, Mark Wimperis, Brett Walvin, Nicholas Estelrich, Miles Eames, Richard Simmons, Eleanor Cooper, Kelly George, Sharon Matthews, Sian Marr, Julian Forsyth and large company; dir:Robin Midgeley [32pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, cast photos and biographies, rehearsal photos, illustrated articles etc.; minor marks, else VG] £4

1987: PETER PAN The Musical - Moose Charlap, Jule Styne, Carolyn Leigh, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Cambridge Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Theatre Royal Plymouth production: Lulu, George Cole, Jan Harvey, Michelle Thorneycroft, Barrie Gosney, Celia Belvoir; dir:John Newman [16pp, 8.25x11.75; 30+ excellent colour production photos, programme note, lists of previous Peter Pans and Captain Hooks etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1987: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure
Diana Rigg, Julia McKenzie, Daniel Massey, David Healy, Lynda Baron, Pearl Carr & Teddy Johnson, Maria Charles, Margaret Courtenay, Adele Leigh, Dolores Gray Leonard Sachs, Paul Bentley, Gillian Bevan, Simon Green, Evan Pappas, Deborah Poplett; dir:Mike Ockrent [20pp, 9x12; excellent souvenir brochure for this iconic show, with c35 superb colour production photographs, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] (£6) SOLD

Musicals: 1988

1988 (Mch): ORLANDO - James McConnel, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, based on the writings of Virginia Woolf and Vita Sackville-West (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)
Jason Smith, Susanna Day, Gillian Jesson, Matthew Warman, Sam Rumbelow, Julie Gossage, Conleth Hill, Anne Riley, Vanita Nicholls, Andrea Duncan, Emma Rice, Laurissa Kalinowsky, Theresa Burke, Adrian Lewin, Juliet Larken, Sean Quail, Darren Wharton, Mario Frangoulis, Charles Mitchinson, Lennie James, Jonathan Donne, Rodreguez Dorset, Andrew Coughlan, Ritchie Coster, Mary B.Whitcomb; director: Michael Simpson, musical director: John Owen Edwards, music assistants: Jason Carr, Michael Haslam [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, synoposis of scenes and musical numbers etc.; VG] £3

1988 (Jul): GIRL CRAZY - George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Guy Bolton, Jack McGowan (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)
Conleth Hill, Mario Frangoulis, Darren Wharton, Sam Rumbelow, Sean Quail, Mark Mitchinson, Adrian Lewin, Matthew Warman, Ben Miles, Jonathan Donne, Andrew Coughlan, Anne Riley, Emma Rice, Andrea Duncan, Laurissa Kalinowsky, Vanita Nicholls, Juliet Larken, Theresa Burke, Susanna Day, Mary Whitcomb, Lennie James, Jason Smith; dir:Martin Connor [12pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, programme notes, orchestra list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £3

1988: PETER PAN The Musical - Moose Charlap, Jule Styne, Carolyn Leigh, Betty Comden, Adolph Green (Cambridge Theatre)
Theatre Royal Plymouth production: Lulu (as Peter Pan), George Cole (as Mr Darling/Captain Hook), Jan Harvey (as Mrs Darling), Michelle Thorneycroft (as Wendy), Barrie Gosney (as Smee); dir:John Newman [44pp, 6x8.4; cast list, synopsis of scenes, biographies w.photos, musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £4

1988: THE BOY FRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Richmond Theatre)
Clovissa Newcombe, Debbie-Lee London, Tina Doyle, Julie Faye, Dawn Bowden, Melanie Parr, Christopher Talman, Darren Bennett, Peter Martindale, Jeannie Harris, David Morgan-Young, Rodney Diak, Dermot McLaughlin, Tony Timberlake, Jennifer Oscard; dir:Michael Rose [32pp, 5.8x8.25; cast list, biographies, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: OKLAHOMA! - Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd (Richmond Theatre)
Avril Angers (as Aunt Eller), Nicolas Colicos (as Curly), Lisa Hollander (as Laurey), Anthony Lyn, Mike Gilmour, Simon Howe, Steven Osborne, Janie Dee, Richard O'Callaghan, Stephanie Johns, Victoria Lynson, Nicole Carty, Anna Rees, Janette Froud, Jayne Cooper, Phyllida Crowley-Smith, Don McCorkindale, Kenneth Owens, Robin Slater, John Tobias, James Clinton-Lewis, Peter King, Jonathan Crabtree, Sean Cook, David Kort, Samantha Ormerod, Martin Rumble; dir:Eoin McManus [28pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, credits etc.; VG] £3

1988: STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE (Piccadilly)
The Fabulous Singlettes: Naomi Eyers, Alison Jiear, Lisa Shipley [28pp, 5.9x8.4; cast list, illustrated articles, biographies w.photos, credits etc.; VG] £2

1988 (Oct): ANYTHING GOES - Cole Porter, Guy Bolton, P G Wodehouse, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse, Timothy Crouse, John Weidman (Lincoln Center Theater at the Vivian Beaumont, New York)
Patti LuPone, Howard McGillin, Bill McCutcheon; dir:Jerry Zaks [120pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill Vol.88 No.10); biographies, photos, extensive articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: BRIGADOON - Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe (Victoria Palace)
Robert Meadmore, Robin Nedwell, Jo-Anne Sale, Jacinta Mulcahy, Fraser Kerr, Lesley Mackie, David McEwan, Allan Adams, Donald Jones, Jamie Miller-Coburn, Scott Davies, Sorkina Tate, Ralph Meanley, Ian MacKenzie Stewart, Maurice Clarke, Leonard Maguire, Myles Freeman, Stephen Lubmann, Dave Brooks, Tony Stansfield, Carrie Ellis; dir:Roger Redfarn [48pp, 6x8.5; cast list, 6 production photos, biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1988 (Nov): FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury)
Julia McKenzie, Millicent Martin, Daniel Massey, David Healy, Pearl Carr & Teddy Johnson, Maria Charles, Hope Jackman, Meg Johnson, Harold Kasket, Eartha Kitt, Eileen Page, Anthony Barclay, Dursley McLinden, Jenna Russell, Sally Ann Triplett, David Eynon; dir:Mike Ockrent [36pp, 6x9; cast list, musical numbers, biographies, 50+ cast photos, credits etc.; w.ticket (26 Nov 1988); SIGNED by Daniel Massey, Eartha Kitt, Julia McKenzie; VG] £4

1988: FOLLIES - Stephen Sondheim, James Goldman (Shaftesbury) Souvenir Brochure
Julia McKenzie, Millicent Martin, Daniel Massey, David Healy, Pearl Carr & Teddy Johnson, Maria Charles, Hope Jackman, Meg Johnson, Harold Kasket, Eileen Page, Eartha Kitt, Anthony Barclay, Dursley McLinden, Jenna Russell, Sally Ann Triplett; dir:Mike Ockrent [20pp, 9x12; excellent souvenir brochure for this iconic show, with 35+ superb colour production photographs, illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £6

1988: THE RINK - John Kander, Fred Ebb, Terrence McNally (Cambridge Theatre)
Diane Langton, Josephine Blake, Gareth Snook, Michael Gyngell, Richard Bodkin, Peter Edbrook, James Gavin, Steve Hervieu; dir:Paul Kerryson [48pp, 6x8.5; biographies w.photos, 8 rehearsal and production photos etc.; VG] £4

1988: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's)
Dave Willetts, Claire Moore, Michael Cormick, Michael N.Harbour, James Paterson, Morag McLaren, Mary Millar, David Bexon; dir:Harold Prince [68pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, very extensive illustrated articles etc.; VG] £5

1988: ZIEGFELD - Joe Layton, Michael Reed, Ned Sherrin, Alistair Beaton, Irving Berlin, Noel Coward, George Gershwin, Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern, Leslie Stuart et al. (London Palladium)
Len Cariou, Geoffrey Hutchings, Louise Gold, Fabienne Guyon, Aliki Georgiou, Haydn Gwynne, Amanda Rickard, Jaynee and Michelle Jordan, Susan Holland [cast list, scenes, musical numbers, cast photos and biographies, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: SUGAR BABIES - Ralph G.Allen, Harry Rigby, Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Al Dubin, Arthur Malvin (Savoy)
Mickey Rooney, Ann Miller, Rhonda Burchmore; dir:Ernest O.Flatt [48pp; cast, scenes, musical numbers, cast, rehearsal and production photos and biographies etc.; VG] £3

1988: BUDGIE - Mort Shuman, Don Black, Keith Waterhouse, Willis Hall (Cambridge Theatre)
Adam Faith, Anita Dobson, John Turner; dir:Jonathan Lynn [40pp; biographies, photos, articles etc.; VG] £4

1988: BITTER SWEET - Noel Coward (Sadler's Wells)
New Sadler's Wells Opera: Ann Mackay/Valerie Masterson, Martin Smith, Rosemary Ashe, Gordon Sandison/Ian Platt, Tom Griffin, Sara Weymouth, David Kinder, Clive Walton, Michael Chance, Lorraine Vaughan, Claire Hayes, Clare Welch, Ruper Vansittart, Lucy Fenwick, Alec Bregonzi, Fiona Lamont, Susan Stubbs, Sally-Anne Middleton, Carol Lesley-Green, Anne O'Neill, Michael Fitchew, Robert Jon, David Dyer, Donald Jones, Rachel Izen; dir:Ian Judge [44pp, 5.1x9; cast list, list of musical numbers, programme notes, photos of original production, 11 rehearsal photos, biographies etc.; VG] £4

1988: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Gershwin Theatre, New York)
Greg Mowry (Rusty), John Schiappa (Greaseball), Reva Rice (Pearl), Ken Ard (Electra), Steve Fowler (Poppa), Jane Krakowski (Dinah), Janet Williams Adderley (Belle) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [120pp, 5.5x8.5 (Playbill Vol.88 No.11); cast list, musical numbers, cast biographies, credits etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £2

1988: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria)
Bobby Collins (Rusty), Drue Williams (Greaseball), Beverley Braybon (Pearl), Maynard Williams (Electra), Lon Satton (Poppa), Debbie Wake (Dinah), Shezwae Powell (Belle), Peter Rees (C.B.) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [28pp, 9x5.5; cast list, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, cast biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1988: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria)
Kofi Missah (Rusty), Drue Williams (Greaseball), Kim Leeson (Pearl), Maynard Williams (Electra), Lon Satton (Poppa), Beverley Kay (Dinah), Shezwae Powell (Belle), Robin Wright (C.B.) and large cast; dir:Trevor Nunn [32pp, 9x5.5; cast list, musical numbers, rehearsal photos, cast biographies, credits etc.; VG] £4

1988: STARLIGHT EXPRESS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Richard Stilgoe (Apollo Victoria) Souvenir Brochure
Magnificent large-size Souvenir Brochure, with 30+ pages of splendid colour photographs of the Opening Night [27th March 1984] cast (Ray Shell, Jeff Shankley, Stephanie Lawrence, Lon Satton, Frances Ruffelle, P.P.Arnold, Michael Staniforth, Samantha Foxx, Gary Love); dir:Trevor Nunn [44pp, 11x11; First Night and 1988 cast lists, introductory article by Trevor Nunn; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5

1988: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace)
Nick Holder (for Peter Karrie, as Jean Valjean), Don Gallagher (Javert), Rebecca Storm (Fantine), Mandy Travis (Crone), Gay Soper (Mme.Thenardier), Barry James (Thenardier), Laura Hamilton (Eponine), Graham Bickley (Marius), Christopher Howard (Enjolras), Mary-Louise Clark (Cosette), Jolyon Baker (Combeferre), Julian Forsyth (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [36pp, 6x9; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [21]; VG] £4

1988: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace)
Peter Karrie (Jean Valjean), Don Gallagher (Javert), Rebecca Storm (Fantine), Mandy Travis (Crone), Gay Soper (Mme.Thenardier), Barry James (Thenardier), Linzi Hateley (Eponine), Mario Frangoulis (Marius), Christopher Howard (Enjolras), Mary-Louise Clark (Cosette), Glyn Kerslake (Combeferre), Julian Forsyth (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [36pp, 6x9; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [23]; VG] £4

1988: CANDIDE - Leonard Bernstein, Hugh Wheeler, Richard Wilbur, Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker, adapted by John Wells and John Mauceri (Old Vic)
Scottish Opera/Old Vic production: Nickolas Grace (as Voltaire/Dr.Pangloss), Alexander Oliver, Mark Beudert (as Candide), Rosemary Ashe/Marilyn Hill Smith (as Cunegonde), Patricia Routledge (as Old Lady), Gaynor Miles, Mark Tinkler, Leon Greene, Howard Goorney, Betsy Marrion, Harriet Neave, Helen Garton, John Brackenridge, Jonathan Coad, Bill Snape; dir:Jonathan Miller and John Wells [40pp, 5.5x11.75; cast list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, cast photos and biographies, extensive illustrated articles; an attractive programme; VG] £4

1988: FORBIDDEN BROADWAY - Gerard Alessandrini (Fortune) Souvenir Brochure
Rosemary Ashe, Jenny Michelmore, Simon Slater, Michael Fenton Stevens; dir: Gerard Alessandrini, musical director: Colin Sell [16pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size souvenir programme; cast list, 6 production photos, biographies w.photos, 9 photos of the original New York and Boston productions, 10 photos of past Fortune Theatre productions; VG] £4

1988 (24+26 Mch): JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice (Barbican Hall)
Ray Shell, Elaine Delmar, Jimmy Cassidy, Peter Straker, Lon Satton, Bill McGillivray, Simon Grant, Stephen Hill, Mary Carewe, Lee Gibson, Helen Hampton, Anne Skates, introduced by Tim Rice; dir:Hugh Wooldridge, musical director:Anthony Bowles [6pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size programme; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies with photos, credits etc.; VG] £4

1988: METROPOLIS - Joe Brooks, Dusty Hughes, David Firman (Piccadilly) Souvenir Brochure
Brian Blessed, Judy Kuhn, Graham Bickley, Jonathan Adams, Paul Keown, Stifyn Parri, Lindsey Danvers, Colin Fay; dir:Jerome Savary [36pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size souvenir programme; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies and company photos, 11-page illustrated feature on Fritz Lang and Metropolis (w.40+ photos), Europe in the 1920s (w.11 photos), credits etc.; VG] £5

1988: METROPOLIS - Joe Brooks, Dusty Hughes, David Firman (Piccadilly) Souvenir Brochure
Brian Blessed, Mary Lincoln, Graham Bickley, Jonathan Adams, Paul Keown, Stifyn Parri, Lindsey Danvers, Colin Fay; dir:Jerome Savary [36pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size souvenir programme; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies and company photos, 11-page illustrated feature on Fritz Lang and Metropolis (w.40+ photos), Europe in the 1920s (w.11 photos), credits etc.; VG] £5

1988: FAT PIG - Henry Krieger, Jenny Hawkesworth, Mark Bramble, Colin McNaughton, Jeromy Savary (Haymarket Theatre, Leicester) Souvenir Brochure
Graeme Henderson, Richard Gauntlett, Paul Miller, Gary Shail, Debbie Steel, Derek Chessor, Lindsey Danvers, Suzanne Packer, Lynne Kiernan, Elaine Loudon, Adam Price, Aliki, Michael Cantwell, David Morris, Denis Holmes, John Savident; dir:Mark Bramble [32pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size souvenir programme; cast list, list of musical numbers, biographies w.photos, programme notes, costume designs, quotes about pigs, 6 rehearsal photos, page of illustrations by Colin McNaughton, Poetry Supplement, featuring 10 poems by Sean Woodward, Paul Heapy and others, credits etc.; PLUS 16"x23.5" poster, with lyrics, cast list and credits; VG] £5

1988: BLOOD BROTHERS - Willy Russell (Albery) Souvenir Brochure
Kiki Dee, Warwick Evans, Con O'Neill, Robert Locke, Fenton Gray; dir:Bob Tomson [24pp, 8.25x11.75; large-size souvenir programme; cast list, list of musical numbers, illustrated article by Willy Russell, 8 production photos, 13 biographies with photos; VG] £5

1988: O BABYLON! - Derek Walcott, Galt MacDermot (Riverside Studios)
Talawa Theatre Company [12pp, 8x11.75; cast, cast photos and biogs, lyrics etc.; VG] £3

1988: CARRIE The Musical - Michael Gore, Dean Pitchford, Lawrence D.Cohen (Royal Shakespeare Theatre) Souvenir Programme
Barbara Cook, Charlotte d'Amboise, Paul Gyngell, Linzi Hateley (as Carrie White; her stage debut), Darlene Love, Gene Anthony Ray, Sally Ann Triplett; dir:Terry Hands [36pp, 8x12; cast list, photos, illustrations, extensive illustrated articles, biographies etc.; very uncommon programme for this famous flop; the show ran for only 4 weeks in Stratford (when Barbara Cook left the cast), and on Broadway only lasted 16 previews and 5 performances; came to be known as one of the most expensive disasters of all time; minor marks, slightly rumpled, else VG] £15

1988: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's) Souvenir Brochure
Dave Willetts, Claire Moore, Michael Cormick; dir:Harold Prince [28pp, 9x12, secured with a decorative red tie; a magnificent souvenir of this long-running production, containing 20+ colour production photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £6

1988 (Dec): CATS - Andrew Lloyd Webber, T S Eliot, Richard Stilgoe, Trevor Nunn (New London) Souvenir Brochure
Linda Mae Brewer, Graham Fletcher, Donald Francke, Ruthie Henshall, Richard Lloyd-King, Betsy Marrion, Sandy Strallen and large cast, dir:Trevor Nunn [22pp, 9x12; 35+ production photos, most in colour; excellent Souvenir; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£6) SOLD

Musicals: 1989

1989: STOP THE WORLD I WANT TO GET OFF - Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley (Churchill Theatre, Bromley)
Anthony Newley, Rhonda Burchmore, Fiona Alexandra, Kim Ismay, Dollie Henry, Victoria Lynson, Julia Howson, Emma Priest, Samantha Hughes, Wendy Schoemann; dir:Anthony Newley [28pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £3

1989: A SLICE OF SATURDAY NIGHT - Neil, Lea, John and Charles Heather (King's Head)
Binky Baker, David Easter, Claire Parker, Mitch Johnston, Debi Thomson, Roy Smiles, James Powell, Lisa Hollander; dir:Marc Urquhart [16pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; VG] £2

1989: IRMA LA DOUCE - Marguerite Monnot, Julian More, David Heneker, Monty Norman (Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre, Taunton)
Century Theatre: Ian Aspinall, Bill Glasgow, Fergus McLarnon, Wayne Morris, Steve Muller, Simon Parrish, Mark Pentecost, Lisa Spenz, Craig Stevenson, Tim Stone, Christopher Webber, Shelly Willetts; dir:Bob Eaton [20pp, 5.75x8.25; cast list, cast photos and biogs, articles, credits etc.; VG] £2

1989: IRMA LA DOUCE - Marguerite Monnot, Julian More, David Heneker, Monty Norman (UK Tour)
Century Theatre: Ian Aspinall, Bill Glasgow, Fergus McLarnon, Wayne Morris, Steve Muller, Simon Parrish, Mark Pentecost, Lisa Spenz, Craig Stevenson, Tim Stone, Christopher Webber, Shelly Willetts; dir:Bob Eaton [24pp, 4.1x11.75; cast list, cast photos and biogs, extensive illustrated articles, credits etc.; VG] £3

1989: TALK OF THE STEAMIE - Tony Roper, David Anderson (Greenwich)
Julia McCarthy, Judy Sweeney, Emma Dingwall, Myra McFadyen, Graham de Banzie; dir:Alex Norton [32pp, 5.75x8.25 (Cue Magazine); cast photos and biogs, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

1989: THE BOYFRIEND - Sandy Wilson (Southwold Summer Theatre)
Joanna Brookes, Michelle Archer, Mandy McIlwaine, Melanie Green, Lynne Brackley, Richard Pearce, Stephen Hope-Wynne, Moyna Cope, Paul Brady, Stephen Hancock, Michael Chance, Philip Guard, Sidi Scott, William Dowdy; dir:Denise Hirst [28pp, 5.9x8.25; cast list, biographies, synopsis of scenes, credits etc.; light vertical bend, else VG] £2

1989: ON THE TOWN - Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jerome Robbins (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)
Simon Chesterfield, Stefan Jonsson, Will Ashcroft, Andrew Hesker, Peter Tembe, Andrew Williamson, Ray Emmet Brown, Mark Vegh, Michele Eldridge, Ruth Arnold, Julian Rivett, Julia Booth, Alistair McGowan, Alison Fielding, Danny McGrath, Mark Lingwood, Carlos Wagner, Kate Rhodes-James, Jennifer Wiltsie, Laura Brattan, Bob Barrett, Barbara Leon, Geraldine Somerville, Cathy Barr, Alison Wynne; dir:Kevin Robinson, musical director:Chris Walker, assistant musical director: Jason Carr [16pp, 6x8.25; cast list, programme note, credits etc.] £2

1989 (Apr): JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY - Irving Berlin, Leonard Bernstein etc. (Imperial Theatre, New York)
Jason Alexander, Robert La Fosse, Susann Fletcher, Nancy Hess, Susan Kikuchi, Michael Kubala, Jane Lanier, Joey McKneely, Luis Perez, Faith Prince, Debbie Shapiro, Scott Wise, Charlotte d'Ambrose and large company; dir:Jerome Robbins [76pp, 5.6x8.5 (Playbill Vol.89 No.4); cast list, cast biographies, list of staged excerpts and musical numbers, credits and much else; VG] £3

1989: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart, Richard Stilgoe (Her Majesty's)
Dave Willetts, Claire Moore, Michael Cormick, Michael N.Harbour, James Paterson, Morag McLaren, Mary Millar, David Bexon; dir:Harold Prince [68pp, 6x8.5; cast list, biographies w.photos, very extensive illustrated articles etc.; writing and date (5 Jan 1989) on cover, else VG] £1

1989: ASPECTS OF LOVE - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don Black, Charles Hart (Prince of Wales)
Ann Crumb, Michael Ball, Kevin Colson, Kathleen Rowe McAllen, Paul Bentley, Diana Morrison, Sally Smith; dir:Trevor Nunn [48pp, 6x8.5; cast list, extensive cast photos and biographies, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers; Roger Moore withdrew during rehearsals and was replaced by Kevin Colson; slightly rumpled, else VG] £3

1989: ANYTHING GOES - Cole Porter, Guy Bolton, P G Wodehouse, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse, Timothy Crouse, John Weidman (Prince Edward)
Elaine Page, Bernard Cribbins, John Barrowman, Kathryn Evans, Ursula Smith, Martin Turner, Ashleigh Sendin, Harry Towb, David Bexon, Philip Griffiths, Stephen Mear; dir:Jerry Zaks [36pp, 6x8.5; cast list, cast biographies w.photos, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, illustrations, credits etc.; VG] (£5) SOLD

1989 (20 Sep): MISS SAIGON - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg, Richard Maltby Jr. (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane)
Original cast: Jonathan Pryce, Claire Moore, Simon Bowman, Peter Polycarpou, Keith Burns, Lea Salonga/Monique Wilson, Ruthie Henshall, Johnny Amobi, Gerard Casey, Nick Holder, Glyn Kerslake, Ray Shell, Junix Inocian; dir:Nicholas Hytner [68pp, 6x8.5; cast, scenes, musical numbers, cast photos and biogs, copiously illustrated articles etc.; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1989: LES MISERABLES - Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schonberg (Palace Theatre)
Peter Karrie (Jean Valjean), Philip Quast (Javert), Grania Renihan (Fantine), Sally Bentley (Crone), Gay Soper (Mme.Thenardier), Barry James (Thenardier), Linzi Hateley (Eponine), Mario Frangoulis (Marius), Christopher Howard (Enjolras), Halcro Johnston (Brujon), Lisa Hull (Cosette), Mark Heenehan (Combeferre), Julian Forsyth (Prouvaire); dir:Trevor Nunn and John Caird [36pp; cast photos and biographies, list of musical numbers, illustrated articles, credits etc.; attractive programme [28]; VG] £5

1989: A SLICE OF SATURDAY NIGHT - Neil, Lea, John and Charles Heather (Arts Theatre) Souvenir Brochure
Binky Baker, David Easter, Lisa Hollander, Mitch Johnston, Georgia Mitchell, James Powell, Roy Smiles, Debi Thomson; dir:Marc Urquhart [16pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, production photos, musical numbers, cast photos and biogs etc.; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1989: CABARET - John Kander, Fred Ebb, Joe Masteroff (Haymarket Theatre, Leicester) Souvenir Brochure
Tim Flavin (as Clifford), Ben Cole, Ian Hanham, Fenton Gray (as MC), Eileen Anson, Cate Fowler, Jeffery Dench, Stuart Hulse, Mary Louise-Clark (as Sally Bowles); dir:Tim Flavin [36pp, 8.25x11.75; cast list, biographies, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, rehearsal photos, illustrated articles etc.; VG] £4

1989: THE BAKER'S WIFE - Stephen Schwartz, Joseph Stein (Phoenix) Souvenir Brochure
Alun Armstrong, John Bennett, Simon Clark, Tricia Deighton, Janet Devenish, Vanessa Leagh Hicks, Sharon Lee Hill, Liz Izen, Rob Jarvis, Sidney Livingstone, Nicholas Lumley, Jill Martin, Neil McCaul, Edward Phillips, George Raistrick, Myra Sands, James Villiers, Arthur Whybrow, Drue Williams; dir:Trevor Nunn [24pp, 8.25x11.75; excellent souvenir of this short-lived musical; cast list, cast biographies w.photos, orchestra list, synopsis of scenes and musical numbers, 15+ production photos (most in colour), articles, credits etc.; only lasted 56 performances; VG] (£6) SOLD

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