Waiheke Island Choral Society

P O Box 333, Oneroa, Waiheke Island 1840, New Zealand


Cinderella: The Panto (December 2013)

by Stuart Ardern and Bob Heather

Cinderella poster


Alex Stone

Baron Henry Hardup: Addled aristocrat; householder of Hardup Hall

Michaela Dodd

Cinderella: the Baron’s beautiful daughter

Andrew Watkins

The Cruel Stepmother: Baron’s second wife

Bruce Davis-Goff and Andy Spence

The Ugly Sisters: Gertrude and Giselda
Stepdaughters to Baron Hardup

Clare Ashworth

Buttons: Valet of Baron Hardup

Karen London

Fairy Godmother: She whom no girl should be without

Randall Farrant

King Cuthbert the Convivial: The much maligned monarch

Julia Fuller

Prince Rupert: Prince and principal boy

Maya Spence

Dandini: Prince’s best friend; King Cuthbert’s secretary

Lyn Kemeys

The Prime Minister: Pompous Politician

Amanda Gros, Gavin Smart, Janet Meredith and Suzanne Kearney

Other Ministers: A pack of pompous politicians

Saskia Herren

Toby the Footman/Court Herald: Puts his best foot forward on court’s behalf

Nassai Herren and
Holly Meyers

Two Mice: Cinderella’s little pets


Choruses of Farmhands, Milkmaids, Debutantes and Citizens:

Anais FarrantAnam FarrantCees Mack
Denny ReidElena DyblenkoEvie Mack
Isabella HealyJemima Davis-GoffJulie Bryant
Kirsten KestingLily AtuMaïlis Herren
Nika DyblenkoRhona MackRosemary Burns
Rui FarrantSabina ChiquetSummer Lane
Susan TriggsTeresa Ford

Costumes and Props:

Maya Spence, Karen London, Ann Bull, Sabina Chiquet, Lyn Kemeys, Suzanne Kearney, Christine Beardon, Marion Knight, Claire Ashworth, Saskia Herren, Nassai Herren, Maïlis Herren, Andy Spence


Maya Spence, Sabina Chiquet, Lynn Kemeys, Suzanne Kearney, Melissa Meyers, Susan Triggs, Jo Healy, Mala Somersun

Set Design and Construction:

Colin Beardon


Andy SpenceAssistant DirectorPhilip SymondsDirector
Richard MelvilleMusical DirectorJudy OliverChoreographer
Anne WillmannPianistWilli WillmannClarinet
Nicolas HerrenStage ManagerKode HydeAsst Stage Mgr
Dee AustringGoferJan ScottFront of House
Howard TennantTechnical SupportJamie SmartTechnical Support

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