And so to bed

And so to Bed by J.B. Fagan  13th-15th February 1975

Comedy. This historical romp finds diarist and ‘father of the Admiralty’ Samuel Pepys rescuing lovely singer Mrs Knight from a violent pick-purse, then slyly arranging a musical tryst with her that evening.

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Sue : Mary Ann Read

Jacke : Lindsay Mikolitch

Samuel Pepys : Harold Lyth

Doll : Frances Gaynor

Mistress Knight : Rose Saunders

A Watchman : John Stevens

Julia : Joyce Elson

Pelling : John Elson

Pelham Humphrey : Christopher Read

Caesar : John Cruse

Mistress Pierce : Winnie Stubbs

Mistress Knepp : Margaret Gibbs

Mistress Pepys : Diana Evans

Lettice : Andy Wallis

Charles II : Glynn Davies

Prodgers : Russell Strong

Voice of a ruffian : John Bruce Ball


Director : Roger Newman-Turner

Musical Director : Janet Tate

Stage Manager : Mike Lewis

Lighting : Russell Strong

Wardrobe : Noel Ripley , Birgid Newman-Turner

Properties : Elaine Tickle

Prompt : Rita Downing

Musicians : Janet Tate (Harpsichord), Ruth Riches (Flute), Martin Rich (Guitar)