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A Thurber Carnival, 1960 July-August

Identifier: M123.02.0395.0025.00003


A program of the Central City Opera House Association's 1960 production of "A Thurber Carnival".

Production staff includes: Marvin Reiss (scenic design), Ramse Stevens ( men's costumes), Paul Morrison (lighting design), James Starbuck (associate director), Don Elliot (composer / performer),Burgess Meredith (production conceived / director), Walter Neal (stage manager), Malcolm Marmorstein (stage manager),Sherwood Goozee (assistant stage manager), Glenn Imbt(master carpenter), Allan Wolff (assistant carpenter), Joe Cassidy (master electrician), Lester Herzog (assistant electrician), G. Trebotica (assistant electrician), Irwin Cassel(assistant electrician)

Cast includes: The Nights the Bed Fell: Eddie Mayehoff, Fables (Part I): The Wolf at the Door (Patricia Bright (Narrator), Paul Ford (Mr.Sheep), Peggy Cass (Mrs. Sheep), Joan Anderson(Daughter), Charles Braswell (Wolf), The Unicorn in the Garden (Peter Turgeon (Narrator), Paul Ford (Man), Patricia Bright (She), John McGiver (Psychiatrist), Charles Braswell(Policeman), The Little Girl and the Wolf (Peggy Cass(Narrator), Paul Ford (Wolf), Joan Anderson (Little Girl), If Grant Had Been Drinking at Appomattox (Peter Turgeon(Narrator), Charles Braswell (Schultz), John McGiver (Grant),Paul Ford (Lee), Eddie Mayehoff (Lee's Staff Man), Peter Turgeon (Officer)), Casuals of the Keys (John McGiver(Visitor), Paul Ford (Darrel Darke), The Macbeth Murder Mystery (Eddie Mayehoff (He), Peggy Cass (She)),Gentleman Shoppers (Peter Turgeon (Narrator), PatriciaBright (Salesgirl), John McGiver (Westwater), Joan Anderson(Bargirl), Eddie Mayehoff (Anderson), Paul Ford (Bailey), The Last Flower (Paul Ford), Pet Department ( Peter Turgeon(Announcer), Eddie Mayehoff (The Pet Counsellor), Peggy Cass (Miss Whittaker), Joan Anderson (A Girl), Mr. Preble Gets rid of His Wife (Paul Ford (Preble), Joan Anderson (Miss Daley), Peggy Cass (Mrs. Preble), File and Forget (Eddie Mayehoff (James Thurber), Joan Anderson (Miss Bagley),Peggy Cass (Miss Alme Winege), Elinor Wright (Miss Wynne), Patricia Bright (Jeannette Gaines), Paul Ford (Clint Jordan), John McGiver (H.F. Cluffman), Take Her Up Tenderly (Paul (John), Patricia Bright (Nellie), Peggy Cass(Lou), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, (Peter Turgeon(Narrator), Paul Ford (Walter Ford), Peggy Cass (Mrs. Mitty),Charles Braswell (First Voice), Peter Turgeon (Lt. Berg), Joann Anderson (Nurse), John McGiver (Dr. Renshaw), Charles Braswell (Dr. Benbow), Peter Turgeon (Dr. Remington), Eddie Mayehoff (Mr. Pritchard-Mitford), Eddie Mayehoff (The leader), Word Dance, Part II (Peter Turgeon, Paul Ford,Peggy cass, Eddie Mayehoff, John McGiver, Patricia Bright,Joan Anderson, Elinot Wright, Charles Braswell)


  • 1960 July-August


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A Thurber Carnival

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This series contains programs from Central City Opera productions.

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