Spring and Port Wine

Rupert Davies initially took over the lead role from Alfred Marks on 15th May 1967, for a brief period while Marks was on holiday. (See The Stage 11th May 1967, page 17.) He then took over permanently from 1st January 1968, when Marks left to tour the play in Australia. (See The Stage 14th December 1967, page 1.)

Cast & Crew

Cast

Arthur
Betsy Jane
Daisy Crompton
Florence Crompton
Harold Crompton
Hilda Crompton
Rafe Compton
Wilfred Crompton
Arthur
  (started 31st July 1967)
Betsy Jane
  (started 31st July 1967)
Daisy Crompton
  (started 31st July 1967)
Florence Crompton
  (started 31st July 1967)
Harold Crompton
  (started 31st July 1967)
Hilda Crompton
  (started 31st July 1967)
Harold Crompton
  (started September 1967)
Rafe Crompton
  (started 1st January 1968)
Wilfred Crompton
  (started March 1968)

Crew

Designer (Mermaid)
Designer (West End)
Director
Presented by (West End)
Presented by (West End)
Presented by
  (started 31st July 1967)
Company and Stage Manager (Mermaid)
Company and Stage Manager (West End)
Deputy Stage Manager (West End)
Press Representative (Mermaid)
Press Representative (Mermaid)
Press Representative (West End)
Press Representative (West End)
Production Manager (Mermaid)
Production Photographs (Mermaid)
Sound Effects
Wardrobe Mistress (Mermaid)

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Play description

This play was initially seen on television as MY FLESH, MY BLOOD in 1958, with a stage production (under the same title) following at Bolton in 1959 [qv].

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