Project Description

Memories

Engaged by Bill Kenwright in 1992/1993 as Production Supervisor to manage the London to Liverpool production of Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers which played at the Liverpool Playhouse from December 18, 1992 until January 23, 1993 prior to onward transfer to Toronto (Royal Alexandra Theatre) and finally Broadway (Music Box Theatre).

Directed by Bill Kenwright and Bob Tomson. Set & Costume design by Andy Walmsley with Lighting Design by Joe Atkins & Sound Design by Paul Astbury. Production Musical Direction: Rod Edwards; Musical Director: Rick Fox; Production Supervisor: Toby Simkin; Music arranged by Del Newman; Company and Stage Manager: Jon Swain; Deputy Stage Manager: Marian Haynes; Technical Assistant Stage Manager: Peter Hargreaves; Assistant Stage Manager: Anne Richardson & Paul Crosby; Wardrobe Supervisor: Katie Birrell; Sound Operators: James Farquar and Graham Fraser.

STARRING Stephanie Lawrence (Mrs. Johnstone); Con O’Neill (Mickey); Warwick Evans (Narrator); Jan Graveson (Linda); Mark Hutchinson (Eddie); Joanne Zorian (Mrs. Lyons); John Conroy (Mr. Lyons); Phile Hearne (Sammy); Michael Atkinson (Policeman/Teacher); Dee Robilliard (Donna Marie / Miss Jones); Huw Kennair Jones (Perkins) and David Allman (Bus Conductor).

WITH BAND INCLUDING Eddy Spence (Keyboard); Steve Topping (Guitar); John Prizeman (Bass); Barry Cook (Drums); David Clewlow (Trumpet/Flugel); Peter Hurt & Mike Manchip (Woodwind) and Bernard Reilly (Percussion).