The Parable of the Good Woman of Setzuan

The Parable of the Good Woman of Setzuan by Bertolt Brecht

17-19 November 1977

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Cast

Wong – The water seller : John Moore

1st God : Jim Harvey

2nd God : Martin White

3rd God : Roger Prutton

Shen Te – The Good Woman : Di Prutton

Mrs Shin : Joyce Elson

The Wife : Diana Evans

The Nephew : Richard Blake

The Husband : Jim Harvey

The Unemployed Man : Roger Prutton

The Carpenter : John Cruse

Mrs Mi Tzu – The landlady : Valerie Coles

The Grandfather : James Innes

The Boy : Brian Wilkie

The Brother : Martin White

The Sister in law : Ann Cotgrove

The Niece : Jenny Lunn

The Policeman : John Elson

An Old Woman : Ella Edwards

An Old Man : Jim Harvey

A Whore : Frances Gaynor

Yang Sun – An Unemployed Pilot : Douglas Harding

Mrs Yang – His Mother : Sally Burton

Mr Shu Fu – The Barber : Peter Lee

The Children : Geoffrey Prutton, Trudie Stubbs, Joanna Stubbs

Crew

Director : Noel Ripley

Fight Sequence Director : John Gardiner

Music Composer : Martin Fisher

Stage Manager : Hugh Lamberton

Assistant Stage Manager : Frances Gaynor

Lighting : Mark Gifford

Sound : Russell Strong

Stage Crew : Ann Brooke-Smith

Prompt : Betty Harvey

Musicians : Martin Fisher, Carol Drury (clarinet and saxophone), Sarah Haynes (Percussion), Richard Sims (Cello)