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John Chapman's The Brides of March, 28th-30th March 1963

The Bursledon Players’ 21st Anniversary production


Southern Evening Echo Friday, March 29th 1963

Hampshire Telegraph and Post Friday, March 29th, 1963

Cast List

Tony Scudamore (Ex Army Captain) David Fenwick
Sally Scudamore (His Wife) Jean Dolby
Mrs Spencer Barbara Langrish
Ken Scudamore (Tony’s Brother) Bill Cottell
Jack Kranser Len Madsen
Van Driver Mike Warshall
the Rev. Albert Archer Bert Langrish
Haroun El Babn Malcolm Pike
Vana Shirley Rowe
Oleena Sylvia Rance
Sassar Pat Parker
Maloo Clover Tribe
Rakeesha Isobel Griggs
Mrs Scudamore (Tony’s Mother) Elaine Cottell
Arthur Scudamore (Tony’s Father) Alan Griggs
Policeman Tony Norton


A young member of the Foreign Office living in Finchley is bequeathed five beautiful women by a sheik who life he once saved. They are “delivered” when his wife happens to be away, but when she returns, the sparks begin to fly. A hilarious and inventive farce.

Production Team

Producer David Fenwick
Stage Manager Yolande Kitson
Props Margaret Beazley
Wardrobe Isobel Griggs
Prompt Scilla Harrison
Electrics Edward Hann
  Gerald Hann
Carpentry Ewart Sherman
Make-up Barbara Fenwick
Business Manager John Tribe


Picture of the cast

Pictures from the play

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