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The Taming of the Shrew


William Shakespeare

Directed by Sonia Dykstra

26th June - 30th June 2001

Shakespeare in the Open-Air at Gawsworth Hall.

The Production was kindly sponsored by Royal Life Insurance.

Christopher Sly
A Tinker
Eric Smith
Landlady Jill Damen
Lord Simon Llewllyn Ian Mairs
The Hon Hugo-Richards
Friend of Lord Simon
Richard Frost
Butler to Lord Simon
Dan Snape
Dressed as wife to Sly
Paul Lewis
Revellers at the Alehouse
Jonathan Alexander-Williams, Frank Boylan, Charlie Cook, Liz Cook, Sheila Hine, Laura McGurk, Deborah Monaghan, Sarah Powell
Friends of Lord Simon
Kyran Donald, Tom Healey, Simon Webber, Linda Batson, Anne Cichocki, Catherine Furber, June Janes, Rhiannon Lewis
Lucentio, son of Vincentio, in love with Bianca Daniel Lewis
Tranio, servant to Lucentio Mark Jephcott
Baptista Minola, a rich gentleman of Padua Peter de la Wyche
Gremio, suitor to Bianca Martin Pritchard
Hortensio, suitor to Bianca Simon Caporn
Katherina, daughter of Baptista Tracy Burns
Bianca, daughter of Baptista Jennifer Panton
Biondello, servant to Lucentio Max Townsend
Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, suitor of Katherina Steve Williamson
Grumio, servant to Pertruchio Charlie Cook
Priest Frank Boylan
Curtis, servant to Petruchio Richard Frost
Haberdasher Kyran Donald
Tailor Ian Mairs
Pedant, setup to impersonate Vincetio Frank Boylan
Vincetio, father to Lucentio Geoff Hinde
Widow, who has long loved Hortensio Sarah Powell
Servants to Petruchio
Jonathan Alexander-Williams, Kyran Donald, Tom Healey, Simon Webber, Linda Batson, Anne Cichoki, Liz Cook, Jill Damen, Sheila Hine, June Janes, Sarah Powell
Choreography June Janes
Musical Director Sonia Dykstra
Stage Manager Christine Singer
ASMs Mavis Carlisle
Tom Thistleton
Members of the Wilmslow Green Room
Prompt Adele Taylor
Set Design & Construction Robin Watkinson
Steve Williamson
Lighting and Sound Robin Watkinson
Val Watkinson
Properties Linda Batson
Clare Lewis
Caroline Melliar-Smith
Wardrobe Mistress Clare McGlashan
Wardrobe Clare Lewis
Di Donald
Linda Batson
Members of the Wilmslow Green Room
Costumes by Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, Altricham Garrick Theatre, Altrincham, CHADS, Cheadle Hulme, Jacque Bilsborough
Furniture and prop hire from Howarth Wrightson Ltd
Wedding cake kindly loaned by Peter Herd Bakery, Handforth
The Wilmslow Green Room Society would like to thank the 'King William' Pub, Manchester Road, Wilmslow for allowing the society to place its advertising banner on the Pub wall