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Zip Goes A Million

12 Oct 1964 to 17 Oct 1964

His Majesty’s Theatre

Jed Harper and Motty Whittle Motty, Connelly, Percy, Paula and Van Norden Buddy and his crew Eddie directs a routine Sally, Percy and Motty in a spot of bother!

Creative Team

Artistic Director – Warwick Slyfield
Musical Director – Max Stewart
Choreographer – Betty Campbell


Buddy Delany – Terence Burtenshaw
Sheriff Macowen – A.H.W (Bert) Ham
Lilac Delany – Alice Closs
Jed Harper – Geddes Campbell
Motty Whittle – Peter Wye
Sally Whittle – Shirley Etheridge
Percy Piggott – Warwick Slyfield
George Connelly – Don France
Paula Van Norden – Betty Campbell
James Van Norden – Bill Mitchell
Elevator Girl – Janice Satherley
Wireless Operator – Mike Hoar
Chorus – Alan Irvin, Audrey Green, Barbara Hutchinson, Bernard Boyer, Betty Houslton, Betty Lammas, Beverley Butt, Bob Tapp, Brian Nokes, Carol Cornet, Christine Mortimer, Daphne Bright, Dayle McIntoch, Derek Baker, Diana Litchfield, Eleanor Caldwell, Felicity Pyne, Graeme East, Helen Brunsell, Jan Pryor, Jennifer Waine, Jenny Crispin, Jill Hannay, Joan Charters, Joy Moseley, Joyce Dawson, Karen Hooper, Keith Pask, Ken Hosken, L. V. Holdaway, Leigh Stobie, Lorraine Nilsen, Mary Lankshear, Maurice McGarva, Pam Nichols, Paul James, Peter Butzbach, Peter Jackson, Svellen McKay, Terence Kendrick, Val Dredge, Wayne Tregonning, Yvonne Charleston
Company – Alison Elmes, Alyson Cameron, Derryn Warren, Gail Pattie, Gloria Hayes, Jennifer Clark, Julie Roughan, Leith Anderson, Lyne Staples, Malcolm Cunningham, Niven Bartlett, Robert Richards, Ross Cunningham, Sandra Whitehead, Susanne Boyce


A Beverley, A.P. Inglis, Arthur Powell, B Patchett, Dave Beaumont, Gordon McIntoch, H Holdaway, H.A. Brett, Howard Mills, John Lewis, K Ternet, Max Noad

Production Team

Stage Crew – Allister Harvey, Brent Bythell, Charlie Smith, Dennis Wright, Don Crooks, Freddie Cantlon, H Tootell, Joe Sowman, Keith Aberhart, Ken Yealands, Mike Sowman, Noel Lawson, R Simpson, Rex Ballard, Sam Caldwell, Trevor Humphries, Walter Kennedy
Wardrobe Assistant – Aileen Rowe, Chris Watson, Dorelle Ham, Helene Fraser, Josephine Burtenshaw, Joy Mcmath, Lois Gibson, Margaret Kendrick, Ngaire Sidaway, Trish Burtenshaw

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Blenheim Musical Theatre Inc.
PO Box 383
Blenheim 7240
Premises: 03 578-4110
After Hours: 03 579-4122
Secretary: 021 142-5736

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Some blasts from the past...

From the production of Can-Can. From the production of Joseph 1979. From the production of JC Superstar 1980. From the production of My Fair Lady.

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