Look Out for the Catch

A comedy by Jean McConnell
Wednesday 28 March 1962 - Saturday 31 March 1962
The Little Theatre, Old Royal Marines Camp, Butts Close, Faringdon
Directed by Nancy Reeves

When the fishing dries up at a Cornish village and a hopeful but ham-fisted time and motion expert arrives for his summer holidays, when the local widow’s number comes up on the Premium Bonds and two old salts become rivals for her hand, the scene is set for a riot.

This comedy is set in the living room of a cottage in a small fishing village in Cornwall; owing to a bad fishing season, a paying guest is taken in for the first time…

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Cast (in order of appearance):

Jem Burden - William Reeves
Dick Pengelly - Duncan McIntosh
Polly Pengelly - Sheila Stanway
Sarah Trowt - Kathleen Daish
Petrock Pook - Bob Vipan
Alfred Hepworth - George Young
Maisie - Kathleen Hill
Dr Volumnia Clifford - Hilda Whalley
Tellam Mabley - Bill Scott

Production No.37 (4 shows were performed over 4 days)