The Alchemist

by Ben Jonson


Tower Theatre, Canonbury
November 20th - 28th, 1959

Cast List

Subtle, the Alchemist : George Spaul
Face, the House-keeper : Peter Dunkley
Dol Common, their Colleague : Lee Devoti
Dapper, a clerk : Bobby Bernard
Abel Drugger, a Tobacco-man : Michael Mountain
Lovewit, Master of the House : Don Goffin
Epicure Mammon, a Knight : Glen Doran
Pertinax Surly, a Gamester : Peter Wade
Tribulation Wholesome, a Pastor of Amsterdam : Geoffrey Holliday
Ananias, a Deacon there : Edgar Davies
Kastril, the Angry Boy : Christopher Stephens
Dame Pliant, his Sister, a Widow : Valerie Hall
Neighbours, Officers, Mutes : Yvonne Baker, Ann Berry, Pamela Withers, Michael Darwin, Horace Dawswell
Orchestra, Street Musicians etc. : David Horwood (virginals), Malcolm Gray (fife), Bryan Rodda (drum), Hugh Campbell (pipes), Henry Burke (Sousaphone)

The Alchemist


The Alchemist

Production Team

Director : Henry Burke
Set Design : Henry Burke

Stage Manager : Jill Ireland
ASMs : Sheila Jago, Hasel Prain
Wardrobe : Ann Berry
Lighting : Michael Darwin, Flip Moss
Set construction : Tower Theatre Workshop