Leeds Arts Centre performed The Firstborn in June – July 1977.
The costumes for this production were designed by Malcolm Brown; some of the original drawings can be seen here.
|Anath Bithiah, Pharaoh’s sister||Monica Brown|
|Teusret, Pharaoh’s daughter||Chris Polley|
|Seti the Second, the Pharaoh||Edwin Barraclough|
|Rameses, his son||Stuart Mitchell|
|Aaron, his brother||Trevor Money|
|Miriam, his sister||Betty Triggs|
|Shendi, Miriam’s son||John Biggins|
|Kef, a Minister||George Little|
|Israelite Boy||Nick Money|
|Stage Manager||Geoff Mountain|
|Assistant Stage Manager||Jim Young|
|Music and Sound Control||Gillian Thresh|
|Sound Recording||Sidney Irving|
|Front of House Manager||Anita Mountain|
|Set and Costume Design||Malcolm Brown|
|Box Office||John Pemberton|
The following documents from the production are in the LAC archive.
We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of The Firstborn, we would be very pleased to hear from you.