The Alchemist

The Alchemist by Ben Jonson

30 May – 2 June 1956 at The Little Theatre, Letchworth

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Cast

Dol. Common : Joyce Jones

Subtle, the Alchemist : Charles Heriot

Face, the housekeeper : John Glass

Dapper, a Lawyer’s clerk : Joe Platten

Drugger, a seller of tobacco : Horace Mayo

Sir Epicure Mammon, a Knight : John Waller

Pertinax Surly, a doubting Thomas : William Pearce

Kastril, A squire, the angry boy : Stephen Ward

Dame Pliant, his sister, a widow : Peggy Richardson

Mr Lovewit : Charles Bygrave

The Neighbours : Jacqueline Smedley, Lorna Lendorf, Jo Weddell, Kathleen Fitzpatrick

Officer of the law : Ken Wilson

Crew

Producer : Noel Ripley

Stage Manager : Percy Simmonds

Prompt : June Waller

Costumes : Eirene Ripley, Charles Heriot, B.J. Simmons Ltd

Gallery

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The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956
The Alchemist June 1956