Arsenic and Old Lace

by Joseph Kesselringdirected by Tony Nelson
June 2001
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed Arsenic and Old Lace in June 2001.


Abby BrewsterShirley Broadbent
The Rev. Dr HarperTony Nelson
Teddy BrewsterLen Lumb
Officer BrophyHugo MacDonald Hull
Officer KleinIan Major
Martha BrewsterPat Foster
Elaine HarperMargaret Davey
Mortimer BrewsterChris Hudson
Mr GibbsLaurie Ball
Jonathan BrewsterAdam Booth
Dr EinsteinTim Cragg
Officer O’HaraMichael Brooksbank
Lieutanant RooneyRichard Francis
Mr WitherspoonEdwin Barraclough

Backstage team

DirectorTony Nelson
Production CoordinatorChristine Wilson
Set DesignTony Nelson
Set ConstructionMalcolm Brown
 LAC Team
Stage ManagerRachel Morgan-Trimmer
Assistant Stage ManagerMartyn Drake
LightingPeter Waddicor
Sound RecordingJim Marshall
PromptJoyce King
WardrobeLAC Team
PropertiesPam Wilson
 Doreen Parker
 Denise Davies
Box OfficeMaggie Rhodes
 LAC Team
Front of HouseMonica Brown

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(1.7 MBytes)

Add to the archive

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

Other productions

Leeds Arts Centre has also performed Arsenic and Old Lace on other occasions, in 1976 and 1957 – more details of those productions can be found by following these links to their pages in this archive.