Robert Atherton was the Hon Accompanist
for our first ever show, Cupid and the Ogre, in 1930.
He was then
Musical Director continously from 1954 to 1986 and Musical Advisor from 1987
He had a long and varied musical career in Lancashire,
especially in the Fylde area, and was MD of the Blackpool Symphony
Orchestra, from whom we still invite many of our own orchestral