Widowers' Houses

by George Bernard Shaw

 

Tavistock Little Theatre
May 26 - 27 & June 2 - 3, 1939

Cast List

Belzanor, a Syrian warrior : Leonard White
A Persian : Patrick Leinster
A Nubian sentinel : Timothy Killar
Bel Affris, a Temple guard : Eric Wynn Owen
Ftatateeta, Cleopatra's chief nurse : Greta Gjerüldsen
Julius Caesar : John Blain
Cleopatra, aged 16 : June Grimble
Ptolemy Dionysus : Eric Wynn Owen
Pothinus, his guardian : Martin Benson
Theodotus, his tutor : Patrick Bacon
Achillas, the general of his army : John Gare Pitt
Lucius Septimius, the military tribune : David Morrison
Rufio, a Roman general : Rowland White
Britannus, a British Islander, Caesar's secretary : Michael Hitchman
A centurion : Albert Allegro
A wounded Roman soldier : Edward Wigand
Apollodorus, a Sicilian artist : John Cain
Iras : Peggy Jackson
Charmian : Yvonne de Leddra
Cleopatra's ladies
Dancing girl
: Carol Jackson
Syrian officers, Roman soldiers, courtiers etc. : Edward Wigand, Eric Wilmott, Beatrice Cooper, Kathleen Harmsworth, Janet Hitchman, Beryl Taylor


Caesar and Cleopatra


 

Caesar and Cleopatra


Production Team

Director : Raymond Raikes
Set Design : Denise Saxton
Special Egyptian costumes designed by Patrick Leinster & made in the Theatre Wardrobe
Properties : Violet Rutter

Stage Manager : Mary Fitzgerald
ASMs : Honor Campbell, Tom Puzey
Set construction : Denise Saxton & Tom Puzey