A Funny Thing Happened
on the Way to the Forum

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
Minack Theatre, Cornwall
August 25 - 29, 2003

 
Cast
   

 
Pseudolus, slave to HeroDaniel Watson
Senex, an old man Brice Pitt
Domina, his wifeAlison Hopwood
Hero, their son, in love with Philia Dominic Ward
Philia, a virginJulia Main
Hysterium, slave to Senex and Domina Frank Crocker
Miles Gloriosus, a warriorBob Bradick
Lycus,
a buyer and seller of courtesans
Colin Dent
Erronius, an old manHenry Chester
The ProteansChris Peregrine
James Folan
Gateley Freeman
The Courtesans
Tintinabula

Helen Jeckells
VibrataHelen Kirrane
GymnasiaEmily Powell
PanaceaNathalie Lake
The GeminaeMargaret Ley
Pat Grosse
EunuchsAlistair Brinkley
Andrew Craze
Roman MatronsClaire Rice
Alison Liney

Musicians

Joe Hatherill, Andrew Potts, Andrew Stewart (Reeds)
Matthew Grocutt (Trumpet)
Richard Hyams (Trombone)
Christine Clutton (Cello)
Stephen Lethbridge, Susana Castellot (Keyboards)
Gareth Covey-Crump (Bass Guitar)
Ian Whitehead (Percussion)
Clive Swan (Conductor)
 

A Funny Thing ...
Colin Dent, Frank Crocker, Brice Pitt & Daniel Watson

Production Team
Director : Guy Saunders
Assistant Director : Pat Grosse
Musical Director : Clive Swan
Choreographer : Helen "Bells" Dudley
Set Design : Dorothy Wright
Costume Design : Noreen Spall, Kay Perversi
Lighting Design : Andy Peregrine
Sound Design : Stephen Ley, Phil Ley


Stage Manager : Juliet Webster
ASMs : Alison Liney, Claire Rice, Andrew Craze
Lighting operator : Laurence Tuerk
Sound operators : Stephen Ley, Phil Ley
Set construction : Dorothy Wright, Zizi Sulkin, Keith Syrett, Alan Wilkinson, Celia Reynolds, Andy Hind
Front of House Manager : David Holyoake
Publicity Design : Helen Dudley