New Girl In Town

Louise Gold Starred as Anna in New Girl In Town at The Barbican Cinema 1 on 10, 17, 24 and 31 July 1994.



Lily - Myra Sands

Alderman - Godfrey Charles

Johnson - Jeremy David

Chris Christopherson - Frank Lazarus

Marthy Owens - Vivienne Martin

Larry - John Berlyne

Anna - Louise Gold

Pearl - Susie McKenna

Svenson Masher - Simon Truby

Matt Burke - Billy Hartman

Mr Smith - Stuart Liddle

Mrs Dowling - Jacqueline Harben

Mrs Smith - Theresa Pitt

Reporter - Sylvia Griffin

Waitress - Helen Goldwyn

Politician/Henry - Reg Eppey


Production Team

Music/Lyrics - Bob Merrill

Book - George Abbott

Based on "Anna Christie" by Eugene O'Neill

Original Production – 14 May 1957, 46th Street Theatre, New York, with Gwen Verdon as Anna

Musical Director - Mark W Dorrell

Director - Ian Marshall-Fisher


Myra Sands is one of the Lost Musicals most regular players, she and Louise Gold have also appeared together in: By Jupiter | One Touch of Venus (1992 Production) | Du Barry Was A Lady (1993 Production)  | Red Hot And Blue | Something For The Boys | Panama Hattie | Gentlemen Prefer Blondes | One Touch of Venus (2000 Production), and, Mexican Hayride . They had previously appeared in a concert of highlights from Ratepayers' Iolanthe & Metropolitan Mikado , and have since appeared together on the commercial stage in Follies, and, Oliver!; They can also be heard on the cast album Oliver! (Recording).

Louise Gold and Susie McKenna had previously appeared together in Mrs Cole’s Music Hall.

Louise Gold and Simon Truby may have previously appeared together in Comedy Tonight.

Louise Gold and Frank Lazarus appeared together in Let ‘Em Eat Cake, and took part in A Celebration Of The Life And Work Of Dick Vosburgh.

Jeremy David went on to appear with Louise Gold in another Lost Musicals production, Du Barry Was A Lady (2001 Production).

Jacqueline Harben (sometimes billed as Jackie Harben) and Louise Gold had previously appeared together in another Lost Musicals production, Du Barry Was A Lady (1993 Production).

John Berlyne went on to appear in Regents Park 70th Anniversary Gala.

Mark Dorrell went on to appear in Side By Side By Sondheim 30th Anniversary Gala.

Myra Sands may have previously taken part in Thing A Thon.

Louise Gold, Vivienne Martin, and, Myra Sands have gone on to appear together in another Lost Musicals production Darling of The Day.

Louise Gold, and, Myra Sands had previously taken part in Camberwell Pocket Opera’s First Fundraising Gala, for which Mark Dorrell also played the piano.

Louise Gold, and, Billy Hartman went on to appear together in Gypsy.


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