Lend Me a Tenor

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Lend Me a Tenor is a comedy by American playwright Ken Ludwig [1]. The play takes place in 1934, in a hotel suite in Cleveland, Ohio.


The original text

The play was produced on both the West End (1986) and Broadway (1989).

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

Presented by Pieter Toerien, opening 4 November 1990 at the Alhambra Theatre starring David Dennis (Max), Tobie Cronjé (Tito Merelli), Rex Garner (Saunders), Suanne Braun (Maggie), Gilda Blacher (Maria), Steve Breger (Bellhop), Clare Marshall (Julia) and Denise Stock (Diana). Directed by Rex Garner with the assistance of Tammy Bonell. Lighting by Jannie Swanepoel, set by Kay Page, costumes designed by Margo Fleisch. Tbis production subsequently moved to the Theatre on the Bay.

Sources

Wikipedia [2].

Lend Me a Tenor theatre programme, 1990.

The Cocktail Hour theatre programme. Announcement of coming attractions, 1990.


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