Actorsingers La Périchole (1960)

Good Shepherd Parish House
November 15, 18 and 19, 1960

by Jacques Offenbach

English Version by Maurice Valency

Produced and Directed by James A. Wood

By Permission of Boosey and Hawkes, Inc., Publishers

Dramatis Personae

(in the order of their appearance)

The Three Cousins

Estrella Frances Peterson

Guadalena Mary Strickland

Virginella Lorraine Collins

Don Pedro de Hinoyosa, Governor of Peru James Burns

The Count of Panatellas, First Gentleman of the Bedchamber Lewis Bostwick

Don Andres de Ribeira, Viceroy of Peru Joseph Clough

Paquillo, a Street-singer Albert Bedard

La Perichole, a Street-singer Irene Archambault

First Notary Roger Lovejoy

Second Notary Robert Denley


Ninetta Beth Tebbetts

Brambilla Virginia Menez

Frasquinella Betty Callahan

Manuelita Leslie Eastman

The Marques de Tarapote, Lord Chancellor Leonard Rule

Guard George King

The Old Prisoner Lionel Boucher

The Turnkey Warren Liberty

Peruvian Indians, Peasants, European Visitors, Ladies-in-waiting, Courtiers, and Dragoons Margaret Bostwick,
Nancy Campbell,
Sylvia Gaskill,
Kay Goranson,
Helen Kiratsos,
Barbara Shepherd,
Connie Wood;
Harold Annis,
Clarence Cormier,
Robert Denley,
Jerry Evans,
Robert Goss,
Roger Lovejoy,
Warren Liberty,
William Morgan,
Harry Strickland

The Maid Kathryn Wiggin

Can-Can Dancers Margaret Bostwick,
Lorraine Collins,
Kay Goranson,
Frances Peterson,
Mary Strickland,
Connie Wood


Flowers on the mantel in the lounge courtesy of James L. Hough, Florist

We wish to thank our many friends for their kindess and generosity in
helping to make this production possible. Especially are we grateful to
our Patrons and Patronesses, and to all who have loaned properties.


Accompanists Jo Millett, Corinne Conlon

Choreographer Patricia Harasmisz

Assistant to the Producer and Business Administrator Ethel Shenton Jones

Stage Managers Albin Tamulonis, Robert Collins

Stage Assistants Thomas W. Butt,
Edgar Badeau,
Robert Conlon,
Richard Poole,
Chester Jones,
George Niles,
Prentiss Shepherd,
Ernest Peterson

Lighting Robert Goss, George King

Decor and Design Conrad Simard

Properties and Set Decor Ethel Jones,
Rachel Simoneau,
Louise Stulgis

Costumes Beth Tebbetts, Chairman;
Dorothy Boucher,
Margaret Bostwick,
Lorraine Charest,
Carol Poole,
Pearl Ware,
Tracy Music,
Hooker-Howe Costume Co.

Wigs Hooker-Howe Costume Co.

Make-up Pearl Ware,
Vernida Evans,
Barbara Monroe,
Arlene Annis,
Marcelle Houle

Wardrobe Administrators Ruth Denley, Chairman

House Managers Helen Kiratsos, Clarence Cormier

Ticket Manager Robert Callahan

Ticket Committee Betty Callahan,
Kay Goranson,
Louise King,
Sally Morgan

Posters & Signs Conrad Simard

Publicity Robert Conlon

Auditions Committee Jo Millett,
Corinne Conlon,
Marcelle Houle,
Maurice Buckley

Ushers Margaret Tamulonis, Head Usher

Tuesday Elizabeth Longfellow,
Sandra Hill,
Lorinda Burling,
Janice Weston

Friday Maryann Olshewsky,
Jane Arnold,
Virginia Dean,
Janet Fitch

Saturday Gail Moore,
Elizabeth Petraske,
Martha Poirier,
Linda Smith

Program Kathryn Wiggin

Refreshment Concessions Good Shepherd Units

(The programs for this production have been provided through the kindness
and generosity of Mr. Edward P. Fitch, Investment Securities)

Synopsis of Scenes

ACT I: A Public Square

TIME: Late Afternoon

ACT II: A Room in the Viceroy’s Palace

TIME: The Next Day


Scene I: The Dungeon of Recalcitrant Husbands

Scene II: A Public Square

TIME: The Same Night

(The action takes place in Peru, in the Eighteenth Century)