Breaking the Code

Breaking the Code by Hugh Whitemore    13-15 June 2013

A 1986 play by Hugh Whitemore about British mathematician Alan Turing, who was a key player in the breaking of the German Enigma code at Bletchley Park during World War II and a pioneer of computer science. The play thematically links Turing’s cryptographic activities with his attempts to grapple with his homosexuality.

Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013
Breaking the Code - June 2013

Click here to view the Video insert that we made for this play.

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Cast

Alan Turing: Ivan Phillips

Mick Ross: Graeme Bussey

Christopher Morcom: Jacob Powell

Young Alan Turing: Jordan Clark

Sara Turing: Sonia Weston

Ron Miller: Alex Robb

John Smith: Douglas Harding

Dillwyn Knox: Ian Mutton

Pat Green: Abigail Sage

Crew

Director: Cliff Francis

Stage Manager: John Baskerville

Assistant Stage Manager: Hannah Taylor and Ivor Davies

Prompt: Hazel Jacobs

Lighting: Robert Evans

Sound: Dave Rosbottom

Video of Scene 2 & Internet Trailer produced by Albert Clack

Properties: Margaret Bachini

Costumes: Pat Baskerville

Set Design: Cliff Francis

Set Construction: Sam Alexander, Colin Bladon, Stephen Charles, Graham Frost, David Smith, Amanda Thurman and Matti Keltanen

Programme: Nicole Ashbrook

Front of House: Jeremy Evans & The Players

Honorary President & Box Office Manager: Roy Evans