I was the Assistant Stage Manager and had my acting debut as The First Footman in THE PRINCE AND THE SHOWGIRL originally titled THE SLEEPING PRINCE by Terence Rattigan at the Arts Theatre, Brisbane opened on March 27 and ran until April 26, 1980.
Directed by Jason Savage. Stage Managed by Len Crook. Assistant Stage Managed by Toby Simkin
STARRING Ian Thomson as The Regent, Christine Kelly, Jennifer Debenham and Toby Simkin as the First Footman
American actress Elsie has a chance meeting with the fictional Prince Charles of Carpathia, who becomes totally captivated by her beauty and charm. She in turn falls for him much to the chagrin of the Carpathian royal family.