The Lake

Dorothy Massingham killed herself on 30th March 1933, two weeks into this show’s West End run.

Author credit on this play read ‘by Dorothy Massingham (in conjunction with Murray Macdonald)’.

Cast & Crew


Cecil Hervey
Ethel (Maid)
Henry Surrege
John Clayne
Lena Surrege
Marjorie Hervey
Maud (Maid)
Mildred Surrege
Wedding Guest – Arthur Carrington
Wedding Guest – Bertram Marle
Wedding Guest – Clare Pybus
Wedding Guest – Dennis Gourlay
Wedding Guest – Dolly Braite
Wedding Guest – Esther White
Wedding Guest – Gwen Kurn
Wedding Guest – Herbert Hemmingway
Wedding Guest – Jean Templeton
Wedding Guest – Lady Kerton
Wedding Guest – Lady Stanway
Wedding Guest – Miss George
Wedding Guest – Mrs George
Wedding Guest – Pamela Hemmingway
Wedding Guest – Robert Stewart
Wedding Guest – Sir Philip Stanway
Wedding Guest – Stephen Braite
Williams (Butler)


Stage Director
Stage Manager (Arts)
Stage Manager (Westminster, Piccadilly)
General Manager


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