Spring Production

26, 27, 28 May 2010

The Cemetery Club a comedy by Ivan Menchell

Directed by June Cross

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     This is a story of three New York Jewish ladies who go to the Cemetery once a month to visit their husbands graves. Ida is beginning to think it is time to stop going so often. Doris still insists it is the right thing to do. Lucille, the man mad one, only goes so she can tell her dead husband how she is spending his money.

     They meet Sam "The Playboy Butcher of Queens" and Ida and Lucille vie for his attention. The girls have been asked to be bridesmaids for Selma's sixth wedding.

     That's when things start to go wrong. First Sam brings some other woman to the wedding because he has been warned off Ida by the other two. Then they come back drunk from the reception. The drink loosens their tongues and home truths abound.

     This is a very funny play with added pathos. Very well written and entertaining.

June Cross, Director.

 

Ivan Menchell...

Ida

Lucille

Doris

Mildred

Sam

 

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Sarah McMahon

Andi Fisher

Angela Croome

Gaynor Clark

Alan Cross

 

 

 

Simon Carney

Mark Whitehouse

Bob Allen

Simon Carney

  Bob Allen

  Terry Mills

  Ray Bulmer

Maureen Blake

Pat Stimson

Richard Stanway

Steve Birch

  Ray Bulmer

Godfrey Laundy

  Val Laundy

Christine Rogers

  Danny Rogers

Rose Birch

  Ann Aplin

Ray Bulmer

 

 

Art work by Maureen Blake