The Lark

by Jean Anouilhdirected by Tony Nelson
March 1971
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed The Lark in March 1971.


BeauchampMichael Dack
CauchonLen Sheldon
JoanMary Nelson
Her FatherEric Parker
Her MotherHazel Spray
Her BrotherGeoff Mountain
The Promoter (the Prosecutor)Brian Shaw
The InquisitorGeorge Westmoreland
Brother LadvenuDavid Nicholls
Robert de BeaudricourtDennis Stevenson
BoudousseJohn Stevens
Agnes SorelPatricia Appleson
The Young QueenRuth Wilkinson
CharlesEdward Macro
Queen YolandeFay Jack
Archbishop of RheimsArthur Cockerill
M. de la TremouilleGeorge Beaumont
Page to the DauphinJohn Passelow
Captain La HireTrevor Money
The HangmanEric Parker
An English SoldierGeoff Mountain
Clerk of the CourtRoy Dallywater
GuardRobert Jarvis
Court LadiesGillian Rule
 Betty Johnson
Peasant WomenBarbara Gilmour
 Sheila Wilson
MonksJack Clark
 George Teale

Backstage team

DirectorTony Nelson
Stage ManagerGeoff Mountain
Assistant Stage ManagerAnne Robinson
PromptThelma Stoker
Set constructed byFred Mower
PropertiesRuth Wilkinson
 Gillian Rule
Costumes designed and executed byArthur Cockerill
 LAC Team
LightingAlan Upton
MusicChristine Wilson
Box OfficeHazel Irving
 John Pemberton
PublicityEdward Macro
 Jo Davy
 Richard Strudwick
Front of House ManagersJohn Hooley
 Dorothy Hooley
Theatre ManagerDerek Rose

Archive documents

The following documents from the production are in the LAC archive.

Download: Programme
(605 KBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of The Lark, we would be very pleased to hear from you.