The Winter's Tale

by William Shakespeare


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
June 18th - 26th, 1965

Also presented at the Théâtre Antique, Arles, August 10th and 12th, 1965

Cast List

Leontes, King of Sicilia : John Blanchard
Mamillius, young prince of Sicilia : Christopher Abrey

Camillo : Tom Tillery
Antigonus : Phillip Fasham
Cleomenes : Michael Collins
Lords of Sicilia

Hermione, Queen to Leontes : Angela Rooks
Perdita, daughter to Leontes & Hermione : Vivien Rich
Paulina, wife to Antigonus : Betty George
Emilia, a lady attending the Queen : Suzanne Doggett
Polixenes, King of Bohemia : Derek Mudie
Florizel, Prince of Bohemia : Jim Hunter
A Gaoler : John Hope
Old Shepherd : Frank Corkery
Clown, his son : Bill Dudley
Autolycus, a rogue : Robert Pennant Jones

Mopsa : Patanne Fairfoot
Dorcas : Ruth Wallman

First Lord : Keith Hewett
Shepherd's servant : Tony Goodman
Other parts played by : John Hope, Douglas Adler, Keith Hewett, Tony Goodman, Marion Shadbolt, Sue Plummer

The Winter's Tale


The Winter's Tale

Production Team

Director : Robert Pennant Jones
Set Design : John Dorsett
Lighting Design : Marilyn Gold
Costume Design : James Green
Dance arranged by Rosemary Noble

Stage Manager : Peter Hebbes
ASMs : Pat Gunn, Peter Edwards, Susan Wren
Sound operation : Bill Manley
Costumes made by Hazel Shipley-Headley, Betty George, Elaine Howard, Elsie Moore, Jane Preger, Ruth Napolitano, Martyn Corbett, Louise Davis
Set construction : Stanley Moles