For Roche children

The Theatre Royal in Windsor truly was a magical place

Dick Whittington, 1949 (from a later publication)

Principal Dancers - Marion Astill, extreme right

 

Dick Whittington 1949

 Principal dancers - Marion Astill, extreme right

Jack and the Beanstalk

 

 

La Roche children, Cinderella 1951

 

Cinderella 1951

 

 

Robinson Crusoe,  children 1952

 

Curtain Up souvenir publication, cover 1952

 

 

Robinson Crusoe programme cover 1952

 

 

Songs and who sang 'em

 

 

Joan Riley stepped into the breach

 

 

Goody Two Shoes 1953 

 

 

our  Ann Talbot, 1953

(Roche dancer names unknown, except Isobel Greig, Una Stubbs and Ann Talbot)

 

our Isobel Greig, 1953

(Roche dancer names unknown, except Isobel Greig, Una Stubbs and Ann Talbot) 

 

 

our Una Stubbs, 1953

 

 

Gillian Lynne as Goody, 1953

(Roche dancer names unknown, except Isobel Greig, Una Stubbs and Ann Talbot) 

 

 

Mother Goose, 1954

 

 

Mother Goose, 1954

Valerie Nicholls is missing from the photo

 

 

Babes in the Wood, 1955

 

 

Babes in the Wood, 1955, inside cover

 

 

 

Babes in the Wood, 1955 cast

 

 

Babes in the Wood, 1955 programme

 

 

 

Slough Observer, 1955

 

 

Dick Whittington, 1956

 

 

 

The Cast, 1956

 

 

Aladdin, 1957

 

 

 

The Cast, 1957

 

 

Cinderella 1958

 

 

 

Cinderella - Roche children 1958

 

 

Jack and the Beanstalk 1959

 

 

 

The Roche children 1959

 

 

The Roche children 1959

 

 

 

Robinson Crusoe 1960

 

 

Robinson Crusoe 1960

L-R back: Mary, Gaynor, Lesley.  Front: Susan, Jacqueline, Joyce

 

 

Babes in the Wood 1961

 

 

Babes in the Wood 1961

 

 

 

Lindybeth (top right) was a star pupil of Miss Roche

 

 

Babes in the Wood 1961

 

 

 

Babes in the Wood 1961

 

 

Mother Goose 1962

 

 

 

Mother Goose 1962 The Roche children

 

 

Puss in Boots 1963

 

 

 

Puss in Boots 1963, The Roche children

 

 

Little Red Riding Hood 1964

 

 

 

Little Red Riding Hood 1964 children

 

 

Little Red Riding Hood 1964 Paula

 

 

 

Dick Whittington 1965

 

 

Dick Whittington 1965

 

 

 

Cinderella 1966

 

 

Cinderella 1966