The Winter's Tale

by William Shakespeare


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
June 27th - July 5th, 1958

Cast List

Leontes, King of Sicilia : Adrian Rendle
Mamillius, his son : Alan Smith
Camillo, a Lord of Sicilia : Clyde Jones
Antigonus, another Lord of Sicilia : David Bromige
Cleomines, another Lord of Sicilia : Peter Ariss
Dion, another Lord of Sicilia : Leonard Smith
Hermione, Queen to Leontes : Myfanwy May
Perdita, daughter to Leontes and Hermione : Anne Corby
Paulina, wife to Antigonus : Margery Withers
Emilia, a Lady attending the Queen : Lee Devoti
Polixenes, King of Bohemia : Roderick Jones
Florizel, Prince of Bohemia : Dai Evans
Archidamas, a Lord of Bohemia : Frank Smith
A Mariner : Bill Manley
A Gaoler : John Caesar
Old Shepherd : Harold Bennett
Clown, his son : Michael Lee
Autolycus, a rogue : Will Stampe

Mopsa : Milli Evans
Dorcas : Philippa Hodgson
Time, as Chorus : Hyam Gilbert
Lords : Peter Dawson, Christopher Webb
Attendants and Villagers : Barbara Bell, Anne Goodman, Nicolette Bennett, Sheila Franglen, Paula Munday, Bill Manley, Ralph Shafran

The Winter's Tale

Production Team

Director : Douglas Dempster
Set Designed and Painted by Geoffrey Riley
Lighting : Michael Rose, Terence Bicknell, Ron Francis

Stage Manager : Michael Lee
ASM : Ralph Shafran
Prompt : Margaret Bennett
Wardrobe mistress : Edith Burdett, assisted by Sheila Franglen, Joyce Huddart
Properties : Paula Munday
Scenery constructed in the Tower Theatre Workshop - chief carpenter Jon Ogborn