Programme from the Scala Theatre, 1950 production of Peter Pan (1)

Peter Pan

Scala Theatre, 1950

The classic story of Peter Pan, the boy who flew away to Neverland and experienced wonderful adventures

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| Play | Adventure, Family, Fantasy | Scala Theatre
| Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Alan Judd, Jane Welsh | Writer: J M Barrie
Peter Pan (Scala Theatre, 1950) photo | John Justin, Margaret Lockwood
Peter Pan
The classic story of Peter Pan, the boy who flew away to Neverland and experienced wonderful adventures.

Episode cast

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Publicity photograph of Margaret Lockwood as Peter Pan in the eponymous play from 1949
Peter Pan
Alan Judd
Mr Darling
Jane Welsh
Mrs Darling
Shirley Lorimer
Wendy Moira Angela Darling
Jane Wren
Tinker Bell
Iain Scott
Slightly
Russell Thorndike
Smee
+ Show full cast (-3 more)

Synopsis of scenes

  1. ACT I. OUR EARLY DAYS
    1. Scene: The Nursery
  2. ACT II. THE NEVER, NEVER, NEVER LAND
    1. Scene: The house we built for Wendy
  3. ACT III. OUR HOME UNDER THE GROUND
  4. ACT IV. HOME SWEET HOME
    1. Scene 1. The Pirate Ship
    2. Scene 2. A last glimpse of the Redskins
    3. Scene 3. The Nursery
    4. Scene 4. Outside the House
    5. Scene 5. The Tree Tops

Trivia

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This was Margaret Lockwood’s second appearance at the Scala Theatre as Peter Pan (following on from 1949), the first time an actress had been invited to play the role for a consecutive season.

Pictures

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Programme from the Scala Theatre, 1950 production of Peter Pan (3)
Programme from the Scala Theatre, 1950 production of Peter Pan (2)
Programme from the Scala Theatre, 1950 production of Peter Pan (1)
Photograph of John Justin as Capt Hook and Margaret Lockwood as Peter Pan in the Scala Theatre, 1950 production run of Peter Pan
Programme from Peter Pan at the Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool
Programme from Peter Pan at the Hippodrome, Derby
Margaret Lockwood in one of the famous flying sequences from Peter Pan.  Photo taken at the Scala Theatre, London (1950)
Margaret Lockwood in rehearsals for Peter Pan at the Scala Theatre, 1949
Picture Post magazine with Margaret Lockwood in Peter Pan.  1950.
Margaret Lockwood, in costume as Peter Pan, perches on a bed in the ward as she reads to the children at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in 1950
In costume for Peter Pan, Margaret Lockwood plays the panpipes (1950)
At London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital, the sick children are entertained by Peter Pan (Margaret Lockwood) and Captain Hook (John Justin)
On stage during Peter Pan (1950), Margaret Lockwood (as Peter pan) and Christina Forrest (as Wendy)  enact a scene from the play