Production Team

Alf Rai, Director​

​Alf has been with Harlequin since they first formed in 2006 and after many years on stage turned his hand to directing for the 10th Anniversary production of “Cinderella”. Alf is directing again this year and once again has enjoyed working with a tremendously talented cast and crew.

Alf’s also a member of other local Amateur Dramatic Companies and recent roles include: Ezekiel Forster (White Christmas), Mr Bumble (Oliver), Heavenly Friend (Carousel), Cowardly Lion (Wizard of Oz), Jesus (Godspell), Apostle (Jesus Christ Superstar), Pirate King (Pirates of Penzance), Luther Billis (South Pacific), Ali Hakim (Oklahoma), Melvin P Thorne (Best Little Whore House In Texas) and Nicely Nicely Johnson (Guys and Dolls).

Alf would like to thank Lisa (Choreographer), Tim (MD), Chairman Peter Pingree, all the production team and his family for their tremendous support throughout.

Rob Murray, Musical Director

Lisa Farmer Dance Choreographer 

Lisa has been dancing at the Helen Richards School of Dance since the age of six, where she gained her teaching qualifications and experience in choreography under the inspirational guidance of Helen Richards. As a member of South Staffs Musical Theatre Company she has performed in numerous musicals and review shows, the most recent being Working 9 to 5 last year. She has also been in shows with Rainbow Pantomime, Click Productions, and Strawberry Girl Productions.

This is Lisa’s fifth year with Harlequin and she is very excited to once again be given the opportunity to be their Company choreographer. Working with such a dedicated and talented group has been extremely rewarding.