The Government Inspector

by Nikolai Gogol
Translated by Edward O Marsh
Adapted by Jeremy Brooks

 

Tower Theatre, Canonbury
November 7th - 22nd, 1969

Cast List

The Mayor, Anton Antonovich Skvoznik Dmukhanovsky : Colin Ley
The Judge, Amos Fyodorovich Lyapkin-Tyapkin : Harold Mellor
The Charity Commissioner, Artemy Philipovich Zemlyanika : Michael Hiller
The Schools Superintendent, Luka Lukich Khlopov : Hyam Gilbert
The District Physician, Christian Ivanovich Hubner : David Deshmukh
The Postmaster, Ivan Kuzmich Shpyokin : Peter McGhie
Peter Ivanovich Bobchinsky, a landowner : Stephen Zundel
Peter Ivanovich Dobchinsky, a landowner : Colin Monk
Svistunov, a police constable : David Booth
The Police Inspector, Stefan Ilyich Ukhovyortov : John Hope
Anna Andreyevna, The Mayor's wife : Denyse Macpherson
Maria Antonovna, The Mayor's daughter : Polly Booth
Avdotya, The Mayor's housemaid : Lynn Jones
Ossip, servant to Khlyestakov : Peter McGowan
Ivan Alexandrovich Khlyestakov, a government clerk : William Craig
Waiter : Peter Williams
Dyerzhimorda, a police constable : Peter Williams
Abdullin, a shopkeeper : David Deshmukh
Shopkeepers : Fred Fiorentini, Syd Palmer, David Booth, Judy Richman, Michael Ross
The Locksmith's wife : Janet Pleshette
The Sergeant's widow : Julie Thompson
Ivan Lazarevich Rastakovsky, a retired official : Michael Ross
Korobkin's wife : Barbara Saalfield
Anna, Lyulyukova's widow : Judy Richman
Bobchinsky's wife : Hazel Shipley-Headley
School Superintendent's wife : Jenny Corbett
A gendarme : William Smythe

The Government Inspector


 

The Government Inspector


Production Team

Director : David Hanson
Set Design : Terry Murphy
Lighting Design : Peter Edwards

Stage Manager : Tony Newman
ASMs : Brenda Burkill, Janet Drapper, Peter Hartley, Bob Davey, Danny McCarthy, Bill McCarthy, Roger Fenby, Barbara Saalfeld
Sound : Rosemary Knight
Switchboard : James Houston
Wardrobe : Martyn Corbett, Hermione Legg
Set construction : Terry Ridings, Bill Dudley