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Page 127 text:
The class of '58 presented its annual play, "Charley's
Aunt," in the gym on April ll and l2, l957. lt was a
hilarious comedy in three acts, written by Brandon
Charley Wykeham, characterized by Don Hermann,
and Jack Chesney, played by Ed Cicciarelli, wished to
invite their girlfriends, Amy Spettigue, portrayed by .lan
Prine, and Kitty Verdun, played by Faye Doyle, to lunch.
They had hopes of being chaperoned by Charley's aunt,
Donna Lucia d'Alvadorez, played by Barbe Suchner, and
her travelling companion, Alice Hensley as Ela Delahay.
They, however, didn't arrive as scheduled. The boys,
unwilling to give up their luncheon dates, recruited an
underclassman, Lord Fancourt Babberley, played by Lee
Ancheutz, to impersonate Charley's aunt and chaperone.
Things become complicated when Amy's father, played
by Don Vandersloot, became infatuated with Charley's
so-called aunt. Confusion ended when Colonel Sir Francis
Chesney, played by Bob Dietrich and Mrs. d'Alvadorez
were reacquainted after many years, and all ended
Lord Fancourt Babberley announces his plans to
Ela Delahay to Sir Francis Chesney and Donna Lucia
Lord Fancourt Babberley accidentally missed the chair offered by Stephen
Spettigue and Sir Francis Chesney. Or was it an accident?
Page 126 text:
Charley and Jack dress Babberley in attire they think
fitting to impersonate Charley's Aunt, Donna Lucia d' Alva-
Babberley chats with Donna
Lucia and her friend Ela, un-
aware that this is the woman
he is impersonating.
Page 128 text:
The police stand ready to take the pirates in hand.
"The Pirates of Penzance" by Gilbert and
Sullivan was presented by the Senior Chorus on May
24, 1957. It is a musical comedy of the life of Fred-
eric played by Lowell Thomas. Frederic, as a boy,
was apprenticed to a band of pirates through an
error made by his nurse, Ruth, played by Beth
Baldwin. Frederic loathed being a pirate and he urged
his cohorts to loin him in more lawful methods but
He plans to marry Ruth, but then Maior-General
Stanley,played by Larry Herbert,happens upon the
scene with a group of girls. Seeing their beauty and
Ruth's plainness,he calls off their marriage. One of
the girls, Mabel,played by Ellen Lewis and Frederic
are attracted to each other. The pirates seize the
other girls but with some persuading on the part of
the Maior-General the girls are set free.
Frederic plans to lead the police against the band
of pirates but because of sense of duty he reioins
the pirates. Having been told of the deception prac-
ticed on them, the pirates seize the Maior-General.
The police come to the rescue and prepare to
charge the pirates. Ruth however apologizes for their
actions, resulting in a pardon and permission to marry
the Major-GeneraI's wards.
The Pirate king convinces the pirates to continue their life of lawlessness by
capturing the Maior-General.
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