A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
September 28th - October 2nd, 1965

Also presented at the Théâtre Antique, Arles, August 9th and 11th, 1965

Cast List

Theseus, Duke of Athens : John Blanchard
Egeus, father to Hermia : Wilmot Bennitt
Lysander, in love with Hermia : Jim Hunter
Demetrius, in love with Hermia : Derek Mudie
Philostrate, master of the revels to Theseus : Robert Pennant Jones
Quince, a carpenter : Frank Corkery
Snug, a joiner : David Goldman
Bottom, a weaver : Tom Tillery
Flute, a bellows-mender : Bill Dudley
Snout, a tinker : Douglas Adler
Starveling, a tailor : Tony Goodman
Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, betrothed to Theseus : Elizabeth Crichton
Hermia, daughter to Egeus, in love with Lysander : Patanne Fairfoot
Helena, in love with Demetrius : Suzanne Doggett
Oberon, King of the Fairies : Colin Ley
Titania, Queen of the Fairies : Marilyn Gold
Puck, or Robin Goodfellow : Keith Hewett
Moth, first fairy : Judith Hoare
Peaseblossom, fairy : Sue Plummer
Cobweb, fairy : Vivien Rich
Mustardseed, fairy : Ella Slack
Other parts played by : Angela Rooks, Larry Baines, Ray White, Shelagh Christmas, Marion Shadbolt, Sue Maynard, Susan Johnson

A Midsummer Night's Dream


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Production Team

Director : Robert Pennant Jones
Set Design : John Dorsett
Costume Design : Vicky Skilton
Lighting Design : Hugh George

Stage Managers : Peter Hebbes and Penny Dyer
ASMs : Pat Gunn, Peter Edwards
Sound : Bill Manley