Ray Bolger – Charley's Aunt. Label: Ecnad – 216. Format: Vinyl, LP, Unofficial Release. Charley's Aunt Side Two. Notes. Non profit in the interest of a clean Stage and Screen. Produced and Mastered Garth-on-Tyne, Leeds, England. Matrix, Runout (A runout, etched): ECNAD 216A. Matrix, Runout (B runout, etched): ECNAD 216B.
Where's Charley? is a 1952 American musical comedy film directed by David Butler and starring Ray Bolger, Allyn Ann McLerie and Robert Shackleton. It was an adaptation of the musical Where's Charley? which was in turn based on the play Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas. Bolger, McLerie and Horace Cooper reprised the performances they originated on Broadway. Some scenes were filmed in Oxford, England, the setting for the comedy.
Charley's Aunt: Original production starring Ray Bolger; Vinyl LP. Format: Vinyl.
Redirected from Charleys Tante). Charley's Aunt is a farce in three acts written by Brandon Thomas. The story centres on Lord Fancourt Babberley, an undergraduate whose friends Jack and Charley persuade him to impersonate the latter's aunt. The complications of the plot include the arrival of the real aunt and the attempts of an elderly fortune hunter to woo the bogus aunt.
Charley's Aunt plot summary, character breakdowns, context and analysis, and performance video clips. Charley's Aunt - Play. 0. Lord Fancourt "Babbs" Babberley. View All Characters in Charley's Aunt. The 2019 Tony Awards Are Here!
Charley Wyckham and Jack Chesney pressure fellow student Fancourt Babberly to pose as Charley's Brazilian Aunt Donna Lucia. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits with Amy and Kitty, niece and ward of crusty Stephen Spettigue. Complications begin when Fancourt, in drag, becomes the love object of old Spettigue and Sir Francis Chesney. Charley Wyckham and Jack Chesney pressure fellow student Fancourt Babberly to pose as Charley's Brazilian Aunt Donna Lucia. Their purpose is to have a chaperone for their amorous visits.
Charley's Aunt is a farce in three acts written by Brandon Thomas. It broke all historic records for plays of any kind, with an original London run of 1,466 performances. The play was first performed at the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds in February 1892. It was produced by former D'Oyly Carte Opera Company actor W. S. Penley, a friend of Thomas, who appeared in the principal role of Lord Fancourt Babberley, an undergraduate whose friends Jack and Charley persuade him to impersonate the latter's aunt
Charley and Jack invite Kitty and Amy to lunch under the supervision of Charley's aunt, Donna Lucia, but when she doesn't show up, he dresses as her to ensure the girls can visit. However, they've brought their own chaperone, a man who soon falls in love with this "aunt. When the real they run into even more trouble and have to think (and change) fast to get out of it. Cast and Creative Team. Ray Bolger, Horace Cooper, Paul England, Jane Lawrence, Allyn Ann McLerie, Doretta Morrow, Byron Palmer.
Day Tuttle and Richard Skinner present "Charley's Aunt," a farce, by Brandon Thomas, staged by Joshua Logan, settings and costumes by John Koenig. Cort Theatre, beginning November 4, 1940. Title devised by Library staff. The playbill for the Cort Theatre"-Cover.
Jack and Charley introduce Babbs as Charley's aunt. His strange appearance and unchanged voice (he had never acted before) don't raise any suspicions. Babbs annoys the boys by accepting kisses from Amy and Kitty; the boys respond to his flirtations with violence. However the penniless Spettigue soon learns that Charley's aunt is Donna Lucia D'Alvadorez, the celebrated millionaire. He decides to stay for lunch to attempt to woo "Donna Lucia".
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NotesNon profit in the interest of a clean Stage and Screen. Produced and Mastered Garth-on-Tyne, Leeds, England
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A runout, etched): ECNAD 216A
- Matrix / Runout (B runout, etched): ECNAD 216B