Guys and Dolls

June 2010


Acorn Antiques 2015 Mack & Mabel 2014 Masquerade 2013 Titanic The Musical 2012

Acorn Antiques 2015

It was Curtain Up! on a new era for Denmead Operatic Society as we presented "Acorn Antiques The Musical", by Victoria Wood - our first show under the new name of Curtain Up! Productions at the Petersfield Festival Hall from 25th-27th June 2015.

Mack & Mabel 2014

Mack and Mabel, the story of the relationship between early film producer Mack Sennett and his star Mabel Normand, was presented at the Petersfield Festival Hall from 15th-17th May 2014.

Masquerade 2013

This was an exciting new venture: presenting our very own show, written especially for us by Ian Clark, at the Park Community School in Havant from 29th May to 1st June 2013.

Titanic The Musical 2012

To mark the one hundredth anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, we presented this spectacular musical at the Park Community School from 6th-9th June 2012. It was a great success and we won a NODA Accolade of Excellence for the production.

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What's next?

We are reprising our 2010 production of 'Allo 'Allo at the Petersfield Festival Hall from 9th to 11th June. This is the stage version of the hilarious BBC TV series of the same name, set in France during the second world war. Click here to find out more about the show and buy your tickets.

2015 John Westbrook Award

As Hilary Westbrook, John's widow, could not attend any of the Acorn Antiques performances due to prior commitments, she delegated the nomination of the John Westbrook Award for 2015 to Val Sykes. Val chose to award the trophy to Mandy Clowes, saying: 'When there are not so many people on stage, each member of the supporting cast is clearly visible and it is extra important to give it everything. Mandy was always fully involved om each scene she was in, acting and reacting to others very well. I loved the three backing "beehive" singers number and she was clearly really enjoying it,'

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Mandy Clowes receives 2015 John Westbrook Award

Mandy Clowes was awarded the 2015 John Westbrook Trophy for her performance in Acorn Antiques. Read more >>

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Park Community School Theatre, Havant

Guys and Dolls 2010
Guys and Dolls 2010

Guys and Dolls 2010
Guys and Dolls 2010

Produced, Directed and Choreographed
Ian Clark

Musical Director
Lou Bundy

Main Characters

Nicely-Nicely Johnson - Ian Clark
Benny Southstreet - Ryan Richards
Rusty Charlie - Mike Powell
Sarah Brown - Sue Applin
Arvide Abernathy - Richard Smith
Agatha - Kym Chalker
Harry the Horse - Julian Sykes
Lt. Brannigan - Ian McDonald
Nathan Detoit - Will Donnelly
Angie the Ox - Mike Powell
Mis Adelaide - Kerry Emery
Sky Masterson - Kerry Applin
Mimi - Megan Brand
General Cartwright - Ann Dent-Smith
Big Jule - Ray Hunt
Joey Biltmore (voice of) - Peter Lindsay
Hot Box MC - Mark Donalds
Drunk - Ray Hunt
Waitress - Pat White


John Dalby, Mark Donalds, Peter Lindsay,
Ian McDonald, Richard Smith, Brian Youngman


Rebecca Applin, Megan Brand, Dawn Burnett,
Stephanie Clark, Mandy Clowes, Nadine Darnley,
Yvonne Frampton, Hilary Glanville, Claire Jarman,
Kaye Lee-Wright, Bronwyn Mason, Sue McCaughan,
Meryl Moore, Samantha Spivey, Val Sykes,
Pat White, Sarah Winship

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Curtain Up! Productions is a Registered Charity - No. 1021763

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