Company: Roy Hastings Management
Venue: Floral Pavilion Theatre, New Brighton
Performance dates: 26th December, 1992 to 24th January, 1993
Synopsis: The Pantomime story of Aladdin and the magic lamp. Widow Twankey, her no-good son Wishee Washee and the Chinese laundry usually provide the slapstick.
|Widow Twankey||-||Duggie Clarke|
|Wishee Washee||-||Bobby Gee|
|Chinese Policemen||-||Billy Butler and Wally Scott|
At the start of the Press Launch, Lewis was apparently playing the rôle of Wishee Washee, but by the end he was Aladdin.
"The production soon establishes the warm personality of Lewis Collins. Singing and dancing with zest, he is speedily the firm friend of every child" The Stage, 14th January, 1993