Event Robert and Elizabeth
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Venue Lyric Theatre, Leicester, Charing Cross, London, England
First Date 20 October 1964
Opening Date 20 October 1964
Last Date 4 February 1967
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere Yes
Description Based on the book The Barretts of Wimpole Street by Rudolph Besier.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Historical
Musical
Romantic
Musical Biography
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Sarah Badel Actor
June Bronhill Actor
John Clements Actor
Kevin Colson Actor
Ivor Danvers Actor
Mary Denison Actor
Alan Dudley Actor
Jane Fyffe Actor
Louis Godfrey Actor
David Jennings Actor
Perry Johnson Actor
David Kelsey Actor
Barbara Leigh Actor
Jeremy Lloyd Actor
Jill Love Actor
John McGee Actor
Patrick McIntyre Actor
Rod McLennan Actor
Keith Michell Actor
Stella Moray Actor
Cynthia Morey Actor
Byron O'Leary Actor
John Parker Actor
Patsy Porter Actor
Rex Rainer Actor
Angela Richards Actor
Michael Ridgway Actor
Ken Robson Actor
David Sinclair Actor
John Tillinger Actor
Robert Vahey Actor
Dean Viner Actor
Charles West Actor
Gordon Wilcock Actor
Donald Wolfit Actor
Wendy Toye Choreographer
Ron Grainer Composer
Malcolm Pride Costume Designer
Wendy Toye Director
John Wyckham Lighting Designer
Ronald Millar Lyricist
Alexander Faris Musical Director
Malcolm Pride Set Designer
Ronald Millar Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality England
Further Information The musical was entitled The Barretts and Mr. Browning for its pre-London performances in Leeds and Manchester. Production ran for 948 performances.
Data Source
Source Description
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme Dennis Wolanski Library collection at UNSW Library
Event Identifier 62206