"Wife Begins at Forty" by Ray Cooney - March 2001


Directed by Rob Fawcett

Produced by Christine Jackson

The Cast in order of appearance)

Bernard Harper

Stan Harbidge

George Harper

David Darby

Linda Harper

Sally Anderson

Roger Dixon

Jon Jones

Betty Dixon

Debbie Edwards

Leonard Harper

Justin Day


The action takes place in the Harper's living room in Woking, Surrey. Time - the present

Act 1


Scene 1

The early hours of Saturday morning in November

Scene 2

A week later, early Friday morning

Scene 3

Noon, the following day


Act 2

Christmas eve


The Production Team

Stage Manager

Debbie Sharpe

Assisted by

Sid Heald 


Val Rushworth


Kathy Thomas


Judith Pratt

Sound & Light

Clive Holland 


Tom James


Tim Ritzmann

Set Design

Martin Day

& Construction

Sid Heald 


Terry Hall


& Members of the group

Set Decoration

Val Culm


Christine Jackson


& Members of the group

Ticket Sales 

Kath Ready


Kath Ready


Anne Russon


& Sylvia Lace

Front of House

Mick & Maureen North

Programme Design 

Clive Holland