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The Treeclimber "Ya Tali Ash-Shagara"

March 1969

by Tewfik Al-Hakim

Translated by Denys Johnson-Davies

Adapted and directed by Paddy Malcolm

Produced by Gwen Learey


About the Play

At the provincial BCDA (Theatre BC) Festival Finals, Vernon Little Theatre was awarded the coveted Hamber Award for its contribution to community theatre in the province.

THE TREE CLIMBER was selected to represent the four western provinces at Canada’ s Dominion Drama Festival held in Kelowna, B.C. Dennis Learey received the Best Actor award for his performance.


Character Played by
Husband Dennis Learey
Wife Mary Huggins
Detective John-Destry Adams *Appearing courtesy of ACTRA
Dervish  Rod Christensen
Maid Lorraine Galloway


Set Design Doug Huggins
Stage Manager Doug Huggins
Assistant Stage Manager  Laird Lockwood
Sound Mike Huggins
Properties Rosalie Gower
Lighting Jack Minard
Crew Marcel Lowndes, Edgar Dobie
Costumes Pat Minard
Graphics Paul Woodrow
Photography Dave Atkins, Leigh Perry
Music Composed by Dana Lordly
Music Arranged /Played by Jean Bulman
Publicity Scotty Perry
Program Valerie Kelman
First Night Rita Coe, Judith Woodrow
House  Nancy Siver

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