Penthesilea
by Heinrich von Kleist
Translated by Alexandra Trone in a new version by Neil Curry
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
November 17 - 25, 1961

   
Cast
   

 
The Greeks
Antilochus

Peter Ariss
OdysseusColin Ley
DiomedePeter Jackson
AdrastesDavid Thwaites
AchillesClive Cazes
AutomedonBill Murphy
A MyrmidonKeith Carter
An AetolianColin Smith
A DolopianPeter Reason
SoldiersTony Goodman
Peter Hebbes
John Payne
Prisoners Ben Godfrey
John Peters
Paul Sotos

The Amazons
Penthesilea


Susan Mindelsohn
ProthoePamela Withers
AsteriaPaula Munday
MeroeJill Daltry
PriestessAllison Purcell
Young GirlsAmanda George
Josephine Hersch
Jean Dempsey
Amazon OfficerMarjorie Hogg
ArsinoeAstrid Heppel
Amazon SoldiersSusan Blake
Sally Jackson
Margaret King
Tig Parkinson
 

Penthesilea
 

Production Team
Director : Don Kirkman
Set Design : Val Holmes
Lighting Design : Hugh George

Stage Manager : Marilyn Gold
ASMs : Susan Peterson, John Peters, Sheila Smith, Ula Taylor
Lighting operator : Hugh George
Sound : Bill Manley
Wardrobe : Elizabeth Crichton, Hazel Shipley-Headley
Wardrobe mistress : Jo Hall