Cradle Song (Excerpt)

Cradle Song (Excerpt) by G Martinez Sierra
Performed 18th June 1959 at the Welwyn Drama Festival

Information from 1959 Welwyn Drama Festival Programme, Welwyn Resource Library Ref: 792 Local Studies

Comedy. The story of a child brought to a convent and of the extraordinary change in the lives of the nuns wrought by the presence of the infant.


Sister Maria Jesus : Jacqueline Smedley

Sister Sagrario : Jennifer Beattie

Sister Joanna of the Cross : Joyce Jones

Sister Marcella : Patricia Smedley

Prioress : Patricia Lister

Vicaress : Joan Dixon

Mistress of the Novices : Elaine Tickle

Sister Innez : Beryl Potter

The Doctor : John Elson

Lay Sisters : L Kenville, M Kenville, M Manners


Director : Gwen Spinks