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As You Like It


William Shakespeare

Directed by Peter Janes

28th June - 4th July, 1987

Shakespeare on the lawn of scenic Gawsworth Hall.

Duke Senior (a banished Duke) Gordon Bennett
Amiens (nobleman) Peter Kennedy
Jaques (nobleman) David Reynolds
Duke Frederick (his brother and usurper) Julian Rawel
Le Beau (a courtier) Al Fowkes
Charles (a wrestler) Andrew Gething
Oliver (a son of Sir Rowland de Boys) Victor Hassan
Jacques (a son of Sir Rowland de Boys) Peter Kennedy
Orlando (a son of Sir Rowland de Boys) William Watkins
Adam (servant of Oliver) John Smith
Dennis (servant of Oliver) Charlie Cook
The Clown (alias Touchstone) Andrew Long
Sir Oliver Maitext (a country Vicar) Al Fowkes
Corin (shepherd) Norman Whitelam
Silvius (shepherd) Steve Williamson
William (a youth in love with Audrey) Julian Rawel
Rosalind (daughter of Duke Senior) Alida Long
Celia (daughter of Duke Frederick) Cherrill Wyche
Phebe (shepherdess) Diana Boswell
Audrey (a country wench) Diane Lomas
A Masquer (representing Hymen) Susan Lee

Dancers and Courtiers

Kenneth Sawyer, Sally Price, Fenella Fowkes, Gill Burrows, Andrew Gething, Charlie Cook
Stage Manager Tony Cockcroft
ASM Moyra Hampson
Adele Taylor
Lighting Robin Watkinson
Martin Theobald
Sound Robin Watkinson
Properties Sue Offer
Wardrobe Sheila Hine
Choreography June Janes