The Revenger's Tragedy

by Cyril Tourneur


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
May 25th - June 24th, 1966

One of three plays on the theme of revenge (the other two being Agamemnon by Aeschylus and A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller), in repertory over a period of six weeks; a venture probably unique in the amateur theatre.
Also presented at Reading Arts Festival, June 20, 1966

Cast List

Duke : Phillip Fasham
Lussurioso, the Duke's son : Derek Mudie
Spurio, his bastard son : James Kelly
Duchess : Angela Rooks

Ambitioso : Robert Ranga
Supervacuo : Robert Pennant-Jones
Junior : Bill Dudley
The Duchess' sons

Vindice : Gerald Groffman
Hippolito : James Horne
Sons of Gratiana

Antonio, a noble : David Walker
Gratiana : Janet Pleshette
Castiza, sister of Vindice and Hippolito : Jean Sharp
Judges, Lords, Servants, Officers : Wilmot Bennitt, Tom Tillery, Harold Mellor, Tony Goodman, Pat Shapman, Pat Davis, John Turner, Fred Fiorentini, Bobby Bernard

The Revenger's Tragedy


The Revenger's Tragedy

Production Team

Director : Brian Tapply
Set Design for the three plays : John Dorsett
Associate Designers : Frank Corkery, Bill Dudley and Sue Plummer
Lighting Design for the three plays : Marilyn Gold

Stage Manager : Peter Edwards
ASMs : Shelagh Christmas, Joanne Yeaxlee, Heather Spiller
Wardrobe : Alison Main
Set construction for the three plays : Stanley Moles