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JUBILEE GIRL A Musical in 2 Acts by Robin Fordyce and David Rogers: Music by A.K. Kaplan. Victoria Palace, London - 14th June, 1956 - 14th July 1956 (53 perfs). SYNOPSIS Set in 1887, the year of Queen Victoria’s Jubilee. In between the pomp and ceremony involving Lords, Ladies and assorted aristocrats, there is the story of Pauline Beam, a “new” woman from the feminist movement, and Lord Charles Graine, scion of the noblest kind, who in spite of social and family differences, end up as husband and wife by the final curtain. The show also offered great spectacle: scenes at Paddington Station, Royal Ascot, the Henley Regatta, and visual processionals of Siamese Princesses, Indian Rajahs, Russian Princes, Hawaiian chieftains. CAST • Pauline Beam • Percival, Duke of Epping • Lord Charles Graine • lady Graine • Lady Rose Mallow • Mrs Pullar • Mibbs • Rhoda • Bella • Edna • Gertrude • Miss Swann • Luba Tradjeka • Miss Consuela Beckman • Princess Giovanna • Hon. Cecil Terwelliger • Sir Gerald Manners • Lt Reggi Everett-Cooper • Sir Ian Curruthers • Martin Bell MUSICAL NUMBERS include • Always Dreaming • Don't Play Around With Fire • Men Only Get In The Way