The Merry Widow

Tuesday 28th February 2006 to Saturday 4th March 2006
Castle Hall, Hertford
Franz Lehar
Directed by John Hebden
Musical Director: Malcolm Dorling
Photos by Steve Beeston

The Merry Widow, which is extraordinarily popular with audiences all over the world, has just celebrated its centenary. One of the greatest hits of musical theatre ever, it created a sensation almost wherever it was performed. Considered one of the most daringly naughty operettas, joyful music, dance and romance have made The Merry Widow a universal favourite.


Anna (Madame Glavari)Sara Grimshaw
Danilo (Count Danilovitsch)John Tripp
Baron ZetaTim Johnson
ValencienneMelanie Herbert
Camille (Count de Rosillon)Russell Painter
NjegusIan Prosser
St.BriocheMartin Broyd
CascadaStephen Cooper
KromovDavid Ronco
OlgaMary Pick
BogdanovitschMark Kirby
SylviaAndrea Graves
PraskoviaMargaret Davis
LoloRuth Spellman
DodoCaroline Dibble
Jou-JouBev Howard
Frou-FrouMary Pick
Clo-CloRachel Mayes
MargotAndrea Graves


Production Co-ordinatorNik Mayes
Stage ManagerNik Mayes
Lighting DesignPhil Hamilton
Lighting OperatorKen Allford
Sound DesignAlex Dugdale
WardrobeDeirdre Neagus
PropertiesHazel Fisher
Mark Chatfield
Sue Mulligan
Call DeskSue Hantke
Make-upDiana Perkins
Front Of House ManagerRon Neagus