Belle - or The Ballad of Dr Crippen

(1961)

by Monty Norman

Description
musical show
Genres
Musicals
Text
Lyrics by Monty Norman. Book adapted by Wolf Mankowitz, from a play by Beverley Cross
Instrumentation
pno
Languages
English
First Performance
10.04.1961, King's Theatre, Southsea
Availability
Published by Warner/Chappell.  Administered for hire and stage rights worldwide (excluding North America, Germany, Austria and Switzerland) by Faber Music Ltd
 
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The Story
A Music Hall Musical compounded of the basic traditional English ingredients – love, comedy, violence and corn. Set in the music hall of 1910, the love is sweet, the comedy broad, the violence unmentionable
and the corn freshly popped!
 
Principal Characters
Hawley Harvey Crippen 
Cora – “Belle Elmore”
Madame Petrazzini 
Ethel Le Neve
George Lasher
Inspector Dew
Captain
Jenny
‘Mighty Mick’
Sergeant Mitchell
 
Principal Musical Numbers
Information available on request
 

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