Lucky Stiff

South Manchester AOS performed Lucky Stiff in May 2012.  A musical farce, show is based on the 1983 novel 'The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo' by Michael Butterworth.

Lucky Stiff is a hilarious comedy about a bachelor who travels to Monte Carlo to claim an inheritance from his late rich uncle.


Production Team

Director - Paul O'Neill

Musical Director - Scott Stait

Choreography - Zoe Hulme



Harry Witherspoon, a shy shoe salesman - Peter Moseley

Annabel Glick, a no-nonsense representative of the Universal Dog Home of Brooklyn - Zoe Case

Rita La Porta, the high-strung lover of the dead Tony Hendon - Tracey Collinson

Vinnie Di Ruzzio, Rita's mild-mannered brother; an optometrist - Tim Collier

Luigi Gaudi, a mysterious, boisterous Italian - Simon Cove

Dominique du Monaco, a seductive French nightclub singer - Jess Lloyd

  The dead body of Anthony Hendon - James Robinson

Emcee, Solicitor & Nun - Sam McVaigh

Landlady & Air Stewadess 1 - Eleanor Ford

Emo (Boarder 1) & Crouppier - Rachel Kleimunt

Lorry Driver & Bellhop - Chris Lockwood

Solicitor's Secretary - Nadine Arditti

Air Stewardess 2 - Louise Morgan

Mr Loomis - Chris Auger

Vinnie's Receptionist - Louise Hussey