The National Health

by Peter Nicholsdirected by Sydney Irving
December 1973
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed The National Health in December 1973.


The Patients
AshJack Lewis
LoachTom Stoker
FlaggGeorge Teale
FosterDennis Stevenson
MackieLen Sheldon
ReesJack Clark
KennyChris Tolley
TylerGeoff Mountain
The Doctors
Dr BoydGeorge Westmoreland
Neil BoydMalcolm Brown
Dr BirdMonica Brown
StudentJohn Coates
The Nurses
MatronJo Davy
Sister McPheeMary Nelson
Staff Nurse NortonWinifred Nelson
Nurse LakeChristine Wilson
Nurse SweetHazel Spray
Mr BarnetTrevor Money
MichaelGordon Wilson
Old WomanMaggie Rhodes
ChaplainTony Nelson
Other Doctors, Nurses, Members of Kidney Transplant Team, etcLinda Muentz
 Barbara Routh
 Margaret Hughes
 Anne Robinson
 Gillian Thresh
 Pam Wilson
 John Pemberton
 Alan Upton

Backstage team

DirectorSydney Irving
Stage ManagerAlan Upton
Assistant Stage ManagersPeter Hutchinson
 Jeff Smith
 John Pemberton
PropertiesDoreen Parker
 Anita Mountain
CostumesAnne Robinson
 Jean Price
 LAC Team
PromptPam Swift
Front of HouseJean Price
LightingJoyce Smith
MusicWyn Clark
Set DesignHazel Irving
PublicityGordon Wilson
 Pam Wilson
Box OfficeHazel Irving
 John Pemberton

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
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