Richard II

by William Shakespeare

 

Tower Theatre, Canonbury
November 8th - 23rd, 1968

Cast List

King Richard II : Leon Tanner
John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster : Terence Marlow
Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford, his son : Larry Barnes
Edmund, Duke of York : John Pettengell
Duke of Aumerle, his son : Michael Chesden

Bushy : Peter McGowan
Bagot : Sebastian Graham-Jones
Green : Ray Lewis
Favourites of the King

Thomas Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk : Peter Burton
Lord Berkeley : Barry Nesbitt
Earl of Northumberland : Ron Brooker
Henry Percy, his son : Geoffrey Lewis
Lord Ross : Ian Wise
Lord Willoughby : Hyam Gilbert
Lord Fitzwater : John Page
Duke of Surrey : Tony Goodman
Earl of Salisbury : Ian Wise
Bishop of Carlisle : Michael Hiller
Abbot of Westminster : Barry Nesbitt
Sir Pierce of Exton : Terence Marlow
Lord Marshal : John Page
Welsh captain : Peter Burton
Old gardener : John Turner
Young gardener : Tony Goodman
Keeper : Ian Wise
Groom : Hyam Gilbert
Servant to York : Rory Hyde-Smith
Scroop : Peter McGowan
Lords : Tony Goodman, John Turner
Heralds : David Deshmukh, Tom Gough
Attendants, Soldiers, Lords, Pages : Rory Hyde-Smith, Peter Burton, Rod Dungate, Tom Gough, Peter Ley, Phillip Ley
Queen to King Richard : Maureen Cornwall
Duchess of Gloucester : Barbara Waddell
Ladies attending the Queen : Isabelle Amyes, Barbara Sallfeld

 

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Production Team

Director : Colin Ley
Set Design : Frank Corkery
Lighting Design : Marilyn Gold, Peter Hebbes and Peter Edwards
Music arranged by Bill Manley

Stage Manager : Tony Newman
DSM : Terry Murphy
ASMs : Peter Donnelly, Terry Rawlings, Barbara Dennis, Jennifer Willis, Pauline Mantell, Seamus Ryan, Billie Pursehouse, Barbara Waddell
Sound : Sue Maynard
Switchboard : Cathy Bird
Wardrobe : Marjorie Hogg
Set constructon : Robert Woolner, Peter Clay

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