SOHAM GRAMMAR SCHOOL
12th December, 1958
A Christmas Mime with Narration,
Compiled by Marion Jay,
in words from the Bible and the Apocrypha.
Old Jewish Father
FAT KING MELON and
by AP Herbert
Scene I Fairy Mumbo's Grotto
Scene II Outside King Melon's Castle
Scene III Part of an impenetrable forest
Scene IV A room in the palace of Princess Caraway.
King Melon's Mother
An Old Lady
Richard, her son
Greengage, a tiring-woman
Gwyn Murfet 56 writes: The Word: Mary was WH Docherty, Joseph was GW Harrison, The First King was CA Bent, the Second King
was CM Bull and the Third King was G Murfet. It doesn't of course name the spy through the curtains!
source: Gwyn Murfet
Fat King Melon cast photo: source Martin Duffield
faces via Mike Petty: unconfirmed: L-R
Osland - Vaissiere - Pryke - Shilston - Langley (behind) - Lupson (front) - Smith - Kent (behind) - Chapman (front) - Byrne - Petty - Duffield - Cullum
Cast list sheet provided by Gwyn Murfet
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