Actor, Maggie Steed talks about performing in Mahagonny at Half Moon Theatre on Alie Street, which was re-written as Chobham Armour by Robin Hooper and Robin Soans, since the company couldn’t get the rights to the play. The cast had to eat various dinner courses throughout the performance, including dead dog!
Maggie Steed shares her memories of playing Miss Adelaide in Guys And Dolls at Half Moon Theatre on Alie Street in 1979. The production had a cast of only seven which meant the male performers had to play the Hot Box Girls.
Maggie Steed reminisces about the Half Moon Theatre on Alie Street and how, out of all the theatres she has worked in, it is her favourite. She recalls using bits of the building to have a fire in the fireplace, so they could keep warm. Interviewed by Kavana Joyett.