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'Singin' in the Rain' Chorus Parts. Act 1.

As you are aware there are many small speaking parts that will be played by members of the Chorus. You will be needed when the Scenes are set; please ensure you check the Rehearsal Schedule NOW and ensure you are there!

Any problems, please contact David Thompson, Director.

The following people will play the following parts. This list does not include Principles. They are as follows;

Act 1. Scene 1:


  • Crowd: Doug Garner. India Frank. Richard Taylor. Sam McCarthy. Russell Henry. Kelly Baldwin. Jessica Hewett. Janet Ross. Jean Murphie. Chris Bareham. Julie Codling. Julia Clarke. Wendy Orton. Gabrielle Tyler. Georgina Philpot. Rachael Johnson. Emily Lamb. Angela Smith.

  • Newspaper Seller: Luke Moody.

  • Photographer: Colin Davies.

  • Policeman: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • Stripper: Angie Long.

  • Filmstars and their Escorts: Zelda Zander's Escort: Steve Collitt. Olga Maria: Tracey Williams. Olga's Escort: Graham Tippett. Mary Margaret: Gillian Flynn. Mary's Escort: Peter Barnett. RF Simpson's Wife: Gwen Porter. Film Starlet: Leanna Symes. Starlet's Escort: Scott Morgan (TBC).

  • Clowns: Catherine Crowe & Kerri McCarthy.

  • Bouncer: Colin Davies

  • Barman: Steve Collitt.

Act 1 Scene 2:



  • Villian 1: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • Villian 2: Colin Davies.

  • Villian 3: Peter Barnett.

Act 1 Scene 3:



  • Rod: Doug Garner.

Act 1 Scene 4:



  • Policeman: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • Female Fan 1 & 2: Angie Long & Kerri McCarthy.

  • Female Fan 3 & 4: Julie Codling & Catherine Crowe.

  • Photographer: Colin Davies.

  • Tango Couples: Cosmo with Gabrielle Tyler. Dexter with Gillian Flynn.

  • NB: All of the Crowd from Act 1 Scene 1 will be needed except: India Frank. Angela Smith. Doug Garner. Gabrielle Tyler.

Act 1 Scene 5:



  • RF Simpson's Wife: Gwen Porter.

  • Maids: India Frank & Angela Smith.

  • Butler: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • Girl on Cosmo's Knee: TBC

  • NB: All Stars & Escorts are required from Act 1 Scene 1.

Act 1 Scene 6:



  • Dexter's Assistant: Chris Bareham.

  • Workman: Richard Taylor.

  • Hairdresser: Wendy Orton.

  • Wardrobe Lady: Jean Murphie.

  • Stage Hand: Russell Henry.

  • 1st Assistant: Sam McCarthy.

  • Clapperboard Man: Luke Moody.

Act 1 Scene 7:



  • Dexter's Assistant: Chris Bareham.

  • 1st Assistant: Sam McCarthy

  • 2nd Assistant: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • 3rd Assistant: Peter Barnett.

  • Hairdressers: Wendy Orton & Angela Smith.

  • Wardrobe Ladies: Jean Murphie & Gwen Porter.

  • Make Up Girls: Jane Parkinson & India Frank.

  • Props Girl: Janet Ross.

  • Sid Phillips: Colin Davies.

  • Lighting Man: Steve Collitt.

  • Cameraman: Richard Taylor.

  • Clapperboard Man: Luke Moody.

  • Ladies in Waiting: Julia Clarke & Gillian Flynn

  • Stage Hand: Russell Henry.

Act 1 Scene 8:



  • Leanne Symes, Julia Codling and Gabrielle Tyler plus all the Characters from Act 1 Scene 7 will be required.

Act 1 Scene 11.



  • Hairdressers: Wendy Orton & Angela Smith.

  • Sid Phillips: Colin Davies.

  • Stage Hand: Russell Henry.

  • Dexter's Assistant: Chris Bareham.

  • Ladies in Waiting: Julia Clarke & Gillian Flynn.

  • Props Girl: Janet Ross.

  • Clapperboard Man: Luke Moody.

  • Cameraman: Steve Collitt

  • Make Up Girls: Jane Parkinson & India Frank.

  • 1st Assistant: Sam McCarthy

  • 2nd Assistant: Terry Ratcliffe.

  • 3rd Assistant: Peter Barnett.

  • Sound Engineer: Richard Taylor.

Act 1 Scene 12A:



  • Terry Ratcliffe, Georgeina Philpot, Colin Davies will be required.

  • Ladies in Waiting: Gillian Flynn & Julia Clarke.

  • Man Servant: Sam McCarthy.

  • Villian: Peter Barnett.

Act 1 Scene 14:



  • Angie Long, Peter Barnett, Rachael Johnson, Jane Parkinson & Jessica Hewett will be required.