Today we meet one of Rydell’s Teachers - Miss Aitch, played by Helen Bracher!
Name: Helen aka Mrs B
Character Name: Miss Aitch
Tell us a bit about Miss Aitch: She’s is a terrible flirt. She is great friends with Miss Titch. She has a wicked sense of humour which winds Miss Lynch up! ! She thinks she is down with the kids.
What’s your favourite song and Why?: Love them all as so up beat and make me smile but to choose a fave would have to be. ‘We go together’ as such fun to sing.
What other shows have you done?: Maskerade, Hot Mikado, Something Funny Happened on Way to the Forum, Return to Forbidden Planet, Little Shop of Horrors, A Streetcar Named Desire, Into the Woods.
Best or Worst moment on stage: Best is so difficult toss up between teaching audience Reverse Polarity in planet and straight acting in Streetcar. Worst … Now that is easy that bl**dy Apron!!
Interesting Grease Fact #8: Set in high school, most of the principal cast were way past their high school years. When filming began in June 1977, John Travolta was 23, Olivia Newton-John was 28, Stockard Channing was 33, Jeff Conaway was 26, Barry Pearl was 27, Michael Tucci was 31, Kelly Ward was 20, Didi Conn was 25; Jamie Connelly was 30, and Annette Charles was 29! The only one still a teenager was Dinah Manoff who was only 19!