The Changeling

by Thomas Middleton and William Rowleydirected by Malcolm Brown
December 1979
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed The Changeling in December 1979.

Costume designs

The costumes for this production were designed by Malcolm Brown; some of the original drawings can be seen here.


Alsemero, a Valencian NoblemanChris Richmond
Jasperino, his friendRichard Carlin
Beatrice-Joanna, daughter to VermanderoJoanna Eaves
Diaphanta, her waiting-womanFiona Stevenson
De Flores, servant to VermanderoRobin Polley
Vermandero, father to Beatrice-JoannaLen Sheldon
Alonzo de Piracquo, suitor to Beatrice-JoannaJim Young
Tomazo de Piracquo, his brotherTony Nelson
Alibius, a jealous doctorGeorge Teale
Lollio, his manGraham Alchorne
Pedro, friend to AntonioDennis Stevenson
Antonio, the ChangelingGeoff Mountain
Isabella, wife to AlibiusAnn Benson
Franciscus, the Counterfiet MadmanTrevor Money
Madhouse Inmates and ServantsMargaret Artle
 Vicki Atkinson
 Jean Blundell
 Monica Brown
 Robin Clayton
 Dennis Stevenson
 Betty Triggs
 George Westmoreland

Backstage team

DirectorMalcolm Brown
Stage ManagerGordon Carlin
PropertiesDoreen Parker
PromptJoyce King
Sound RecordingSidney Irving
Sound OperationDavid Scott
 Gillian Thresh
Box OfficeJohn Pemberton
 Maggie Rhodes
WardrobeMaggie Rhodes
 LAC Team
Front of HouseAnita Mountain

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(376 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 Changeling, we would be very pleased to hear from you.