Lark Rise  
Lark Rise

by Keith Dewhurst
Based on the Lark Rise to Candleford books by Flora Thompson
Music arranged and additional music composed by Colin Guthrie


Directed by David Taylor

September 4th, 2010

The Tower Theatre performing at Thurston End Hall, Hawkedon, Suffolk


The Company
Katie South : Laura Timms
Freddie Norris : Edmund Timms
Martin South : Albert Timms (their father), guitar
Janet South
: Emma Timms (their mother)
Jimmy Smallwood : Bishie, Doctor, John Price, harmonica
Colin Guthrie
: Boamer, concertina, melodeon, singer
Jonathan Norris
: Pumpkin, Squire Bracewell, Rector, trombone
Frank Crocker
: Old Price, Dick, Grandfather
Guy Saunders : Old David, Mr Sharman, Twister, Cheapjack
Bob Bradick : Mr Morris, Old Postie, Jerry Parrish, Landlord, guitar
Sam South
: Fisher
Peta Barker : Old Stutt, Tramp, Algy, percussion
Fenella Lee
: Mrs Spicer, Mrs Andrews, singer
Ruth Sullivan
: Mrs Blaby, Mrs Beamish
Maxine Howard : Mrs Peverill
Barbara Mathews : Mrs Miller
Kate Fearnley : Mrs Tuffrey
Penny Tuerk : Old Sally
Phillip Ley : Carrier, bass
Alison Liney
: Queenie Macey
Annemarie Fearnley : Garibaldi Jacket, violin
Lizzy Willis
: Martha Beamish, Polly
Villagers : Joey Bradick (tin whistle, guitar), Evie Ley, Ella McKenzie, Skye McKenzie, Archie Patterson, Paul Sanders (trumpet)
Production Team
Director : David Taylor
Musical Director : Colin Guthrie
Movement and Assistant Director : Ruth Sullivan
Costume Design : Kym Gribble
Lighting and Sound : Stephen Ley

Stage Manager : Alexandra Ley
ASM : Michelle Roebuck
Props and Furniture Construction : Keith Syrett, Wendy Parry, Jude Chalk
Wardrobe : Lynda Twidale, Jill Batty
Wigs and Hair : Frances Hounsom