As You Like It

As You Like It by William Shakespeare   27th – 29th October 1932

Performed at The Repertory Theatre, Letchworth

A comedy, It follows its heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle’s court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden.
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Orlando : Harry Doherty

Adam : Henry Wilkins

Oliver : Charles Bygrave

Rosalind : Winifred Swan

Celia : Diana Robinson

Touchstone : Oswald Hefferon

Le Beau : Arthur Birchall

Frederick : Rudolph Malthouse

Duke (Sen.) : Jack Covington

Amiens : Thomas Willson

Corin : John Knowles

Sylvius : Les Spinks

Jaques : Frederick Backett

Phebe : Nora Spinks

Audrey : Ada Borissow

William : Frederick Dainton

First Page : W M Baxter

Second Page : Donald Griggs

Jaques de Bois : Arthur Birchall

Other Lords and Attendants : Arthur Berry, Robert Pickard, John Thomson, Frederick Dainton


Producer : Frederick Backett

Stage Manager : Ken Spinks

ASM : Denis Curtis

Mistress of the Robes : Miss S E Dewe

Musical Director : Ray Rogers, L.C.V

Pianist : Miss E I Lewin

Box Office : Robert Parker