The Diary of Anne Frank (100th Prod)

Spring 1980

The Diary of Anne Frank - Dramatised by Frances Goodrich & Albert Hackett
Performed -  Spring 1980 at Blackfriars Theatre

This play recounts the harrowing story of a young Jewish girl who, with her family and their friends is forced into hiding in an attic in Nazi-occupied Amsterdam in WW2.


In order of appearance, actors names on right:

Mr Frank - Bob Bloodsworth
Miep Giles - Lesley Virr
Mrs Van Daan - Priscilla Langstaff
Mr Van Daan - Jeff Ashberry
Peter Van Daan - Carl Reece
Mrs Frank - Anne Gilham
Margot Frank - Josephine Williams
Anne Frank - Francis King
Mr Kraler - Richard Pywell
Mr Dussel - Noel Jones

Production Team

Director - Stephen Grist
Stage Manager - Kevin Marriott
Set Design - Roger Nichols
Set Construction - John Binks, assisted by Tim Ashberry, David Owen, John Welsh, James Asplin
Stage Carpenter - Michael Barker
Wardrobe - Jean King
Properties - Beatrice Bird, assisted by Mary Grist, Jenny Truepenny
Lighting - Richard Sutton
Sound - John Binks
Prompter - Kate King
Publicity - Dennis Grist
Poster Design - Tim Ashberry & Roger Nichols
Front of House - Ann Cartwright