The Mysteries

Adapted by Colin Smith
from the 14th century cycles of the medieval trade guilds

St. Mary's Church, Stoke Newington
November 18 - 22, 2008

The Mysteries

 

Cast
Narrator

Penny Tuerk

God

Marcus Toulmin-Rothe


The Creation

Adam
Eve

Rowan Tafler
Maria-Teresa Lander

Seraphim

Jill Batty

Lucifer, later Satan

Jo Green

Solo Singer

Jonathan Norris


Cain and Abel

Abel

Emmanuel Koutsis

Cain

Ed Malcolmson

Boy

Freddie Norris


Noah and the Deluge

Noah

Paul Rutledge

Mrs Noah

Sheila Burbidge

Shem
Ham
Japhet

Jo Green
Rowan Tafler
Ed Malcolmson

Shem's Wife
Ham's Wife
Japhet's Wife

Anna Elena Pepe
Maxine Howard
Annemarie Fearnley

Gossip

Kate Fearnley

Dove Fancier

Freddie Norris


Abraham and Isaac

Abraham

Tom Tillery

Isaac

Steve Crowley

Doctor of Law

Koullis Kyriacou


Moses and Pharaoh

Moses

Ian Hoare

Pharaoh

John Cornwell

Two Counsellors

Ian Recordon
Richard Kirby

Three Jews

Steve Crowley
Teresa Brennan
Harriet Watson

Two Egyptians

Jill Batty
Koullis Kyriacou


The Nativity

Isaiah

Brice Pitt

Angel Gabriel

Rowan Tafler

Mary

Elizabeth Goode

Joseph

Jonathan Norris

Three Shepherds

John Morton
Peter Novis
Leslie Smith

Two Angels

Annemarie Fearnley
Anna Elena Pepe

Guildsmen, Townspeople, Countrymen, Gossips, Angels, Egyptians and Israelites are played by members of the cast


Production Team
Director : Colin Smith
Assistant Director : John Field
Producer : Jean Carr
Costume and Set Design : Jean Carr
Lighting Design : Laurence Tuerk
Sound Design : Phillip Ley

Stage Manager : Dinah Irvine
Lighting and Sound Operators : Michelle Roebuck, Laurence Tuerk, Phillip Ley
Wardrobe : Jill Batty, Sheila Burbidge, Celia Reynolds, Dinah Irvine
Poster Design and Puppetry : Ken Haines
Music Consultant : Graham Silcock
Set Construction and Rigging : Keith Syrett, Stephen Ley & members of the cast and crew
Repetiteur : Kate Fearnley