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Babar the Elephant

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Cast: Three Elephants: Carl Clark, Nagle Jackson, Glinda Coombs; Bob Flexer (The Giraffe); Spence McConnell (Papa Elephant); Helen Fronk (Mama Elephant); Elephant Children: Sharon McGee, Karen Lein; Don Davidson (The Monkey); George White (Babar); Jerry Sando (Fernando); Dwyla Donohue (The Old Lady); Boy Students: Don Davidson, Jerry Sando, Carl Clark, Spence McConnell; Girl Students: Helen Fronk, Sharon McGee, Karen Lein, Helen McKay; Glen Hagen (The Bad Boy); Gloria Derbawka (The Good Girl); Nagle Jackson (The Camel); Joan Hickman (Celeste); Hunters: Carl Clark, Spence McConnell; Clowns: Bob Flexer, Don Davidson, Spence McConnell, Carl Clark; Tight Rope Walkers: Sharon McGee, Karen Lein; Rope Girls: Phyllis Frederick, Helen Fronk; Mary McKay (Trapeze Girl); The "Better Half" of the Camel is alternately being played by Glinda Coombs and Nancy Huff Conductor: John Ringgold; Pianists: Melba Ross, Evelyn Plog Electrician: Jeannette Jackson; Costume Mistress: Carol Rometch; House Manager: Margaret McConkey; Box Office: Dorothy Snyder Director of Whitman Theatre: Rod Alexander; Asst. Director: Faber DeChaine; Art Director: Richard J. Rasmussen

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An Opera by Nicolai Berezowsky, based on the stories of Jean de Brunhoff; Libretto by Dorothy Heyward, lyrics by Judith Randal


JoAnn Garske

Set Design

Jeannette Jackson

Lighting Design

Jeannette Jackson

Props Design

Carol Bramhall

Stage Manager

Mary Lou Walker, Nancy Huff

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?, Carl Clark

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