A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Leeds Arts Centre performed A Midsummer Night’s Dream in November – December 1970.
The set for this production was designed by Malcolm Brown; an original drawing can be seen here.
|Theseus, Duke of Athens||Len Sheldon|
|Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons||Mary Nelson|
|Hermia, Egeus’s daughter||Monica Brown|
|Philostrate, Master of Revels||Jack Clark|
|Peter Quince, a Carpenter||Eric Parker|
|Nick Bottom, a Weaver||Arthur Cockerill|
|Francis Flute, a Bellows-Mender||David Nicholls|
|Tom Snout, a Tinker||Dennis Stevenson|
|Snug, a Joiner||John Armitage|
|Robin Starveling, a Tailor||Geoff Mountain|
|Oberon, King of the Fairies||Brian Shaw|
|Titania, Queen of the Fairies||Patricia Appleson|
|Puck or Robin Goodfellow||Charles Cook|
|Peaseblossom, a Fairy||Sheila Wilson|
|Cobweb, a Fairy||Gillian Rule|
|Moth, a Fairy||Dorothy Money|
|Mustard Seed, a Fairy||Ruth Wilkinson|
|Fairies attending on Oberon||Jenny Shaw|
|Indian Boy||Jonathan Preston|
|Stage Manager||Jack Lewis|
|Assistant Stage Manager||Ray Spurgeon|
|Set Constructed by||Fred Mower|
|Costumes Made by||Betty Triggs|
|Song Arranged by||David Carrack|
|Front of House Managers||Edith Harrison|
|Box Office||Hazel Irving|
The following documents from the production are in the LAC archive.
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We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, we would be very pleased to hear from you.
Leeds Arts Centre has also performed A Midsummer Night’s Dream on other occasions, in 2005, 1994 and 1959 – more details of those productions can be found by following these links to their pages in this archive.