The School for Scandal

by R. B. Sheridandirected by Gerry Armytage
October 1971
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed The School for Scandal in October 1971.


Sir Peter TeazleArthur Cockerill
Sir Oliver SurfaceNorman Thackwray
Sir Benjamin BackbiteDavid Nicholls
Joseph SurfaceLen Sheldon
Charles SurfaceDerek Harrison
CarelessGeorge Teale
SnakeEdward Lakeland
CrabtreeJack Clark
RowleyEdward Macro
MosesTrevor Money
Lady TeazleJosephine Ward
Lady SneerwellMary Nelson
Mrs CandourJune Stevenson
MariaAnne Robinson
Manservant to Joseph SurfaceChris Richmond
Maidservant to Lady SneerwellRuth Wilkinson
Maidservant to Lady TeazleDoreen Parker

Backstage team

DirectorGerry Armytage
Stage ManagerRay Spurgeon
Assistant Stage ManagerDennis Stevenson
Set and Sea Battle byRay Spurgeon
PrompterHazel Spray
WardrobeMaggie Rhodes
 LAC Team
PropertiesDoreen Parker
Box OfficeHazel Irving
 John Pemberton
PublicityEdward Macro
 Len Sheldon
 Richard Strudwick
Front of House ManagerDennis Stevenson

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(336 KBytes)

Add to the archive

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