JRGS Dramatic Society Programmes
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We have uploaded copies of programmes for the 1949 JRGS Christmas Play production of The Importance of Being Earnest, scanned by John "Jack" Jackaman (JRGS 1949-51), plus Mr. Lowe's personal copy of the programme for the April 1960 JRGS Junior Dramatic Society's performance of Toad of Toad Hall, scanned by Cliff Cummins (JRGS 1956-62), the Junior Dramatic Society's 1961 production of Dr. Knock, scanned by John Cobley (JRGS 1958-65), and the JRGS Dramatic Society's 1969 (we think) production of The Tempest, kindly supplied by Cliff Roles (JRGS 1964-71) and scanned by Paul Graham (JRGS 1959-66).
We also have here from December 1968 the combined school-play programme for Androcles and The Lion by George Bernard Shaw, and The Business of Good Government by John Arden, scanned by Tony Skrzypczyk (JRGS 1966-74).
   Click on any thumbnail to view a larger version, or the PDF link to view the complete programme.

JRGS
Christmas Play Program
Dec 1949


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1949 JRGS School Play - page 1

Page 1

1949 JRGS School Play - page 2

Page 2

1949 JRGS School Play - page 3

Page 3

We have uploaded a copy of a programme for the 1949 JRGS Christmas Play production of The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, scanned by John "Jack" Jackaman (JRGS 1949-51).

 

 

JRGS
Junior
Dramatic Society
Program for
Toad of
Toad Hall

Apr 1960

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Toad of Toad Hall program inside
Inside

Toad of Toad Hall program cover
Cover

A first-hand account of the Toad of Toad Hall production, written by John Rivers (JRGS 1958-65), who played Badger, appeared on page 9 of the July 1960 magazine. Sadly, John died in 1989; click here to view a copy of The Guardian obituary.

JRGS
Junior
Dramatic Society
Program for
Dr. Knock
Apr 1961

PDF File

Dr. Knockl program inside
Inside

Dr. Knock program cover
Cover

On the back of the programme the director Mr. A. C. "Fred" Field has signed in red ink. The Dr Knock programme was printed at the John Ruskin Press, in four colours no less. In the previous year one programme (for Macbeth, 1960) was printed by Heath Press, Thornton Heath, whilst the other programme (Toad of Toad Hall, 1960) was also printed at the John Ruskin Press. more

JRGS
Dramatic Society
Program for Androcles and The Lion and  The Business of Good Government
Dec 1968

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The Tempest program page #1

Page 1

The Tempest program page #2

Page 2

The Tempest program page #3The Tempest program page #3

Page 3

 

JRGS
Dramatic Society
Program for
The Tempest
Dec 1969

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The Tempest program page #1
Page 1

The Tempest program page #2
Page 2
The Tempest program page #3
Page 3
 

And here are JRGS Dramatic Society programmes for the 1960 production of Macbeth, and the 1961 production of
The Government Inspector, scanned by Paul Winter (JRGS 1959-62).



JRGS
Dramatic
Society
Program for Macbeth
1960


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Macbeth p1

Page 1


Macbeth p2

Page 2


Macbeth p3

Page 3


Macbeth p4

Page 4

JRGS
Dramatic
Society
Program
for The Government Inspector
1961


PDF File


Goverment Inspector p1

 Page 1


Goverment Inspector p2

Page 2


Goverment Inspector p3

Page 3


Goverment Inspector p4

Page 4

 
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