Davison High School take to the stage with The Boy Friend

Davison High School ' The Boy Friend
Davison High School ' The Boy Friend

Davison High School has put a variety of stage productions over the years, and these pictures from our archive show the cast of a few of their shows from the 80s or 90s.

The picture at the top of the page is from a production of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend – a romantic spoof of 1920s musical comedies about an heiress on a quest to find a boyfriend on the French Riviera – the male parts were likely played by boys from St Andrews High School.

Davison High School ' The Roman Invasion of Ramsbottom

Davison High School ' The Roman Invasion of Ramsbottom

The picture above shows the cast of a production of The Roman Invasion of Ramsbottom, a comedy about a Roman governor’s attempts to build motorways in Britain – a version of which aired on ITV on Boxing Day in 1980.

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We’re not sure what productions the other pictures below are from, the presence of a witch, fairy godmother, rabbit and grass skirts has completely thrown us in the one bottom left – not to mention the suspiciously Trump-esque character in the bottom right picture.

Answers on a postcard...

Davison High School ' is that supposed to be Donald Trump at the back?

Davison High School ' is that supposed to be Donald Trump at the back?

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Davison High School ' which play features a witch, fairy godmother and grass skirts?

Davison High School ' which play features a witch, fairy godmother and grass skirts?