The Fall of the House of Usher

by Edgar Allan Poe, adapted by Malcolm Browndirected by Malcolm Brown
May 2004
The Civic Theatre

Leeds Arts Centre performed The Fall of the House of Usher in May 2004.

Production photos

These photographs were taken during the production’s rehearsals.

Set designs

The set for this production was designed by Malcolm Brown; the original set model can be seen here.


Roderick UsherDavid Mallinson
Madeline, his sisterJoanna Gordon
Edgar, his friendChris Hudson
DoctorEdwin Barraclough

Backstage team

DirectorMalcolm Brown
Production ManagerTony Nelson
Assistant Production ManagerValerie Horton
Stage ManagerMartyn Drake
Assistant Stage ManagerShirley Broadbent
Set ConstructionTony Nelson
PropertiesMonica Brown
LightingPeter Waddicor
Sound RecordingJim Marshall
Sound OperationMichael Wood
PromptJoyce King
Front of HouseZöe Freedman
Box Office ManagerMaggie Rhodes

Archive documents

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

Download: Programme
(551 KBytes)
Download: Flyer
(2.4 MBytes)

Add to the archive

We’re always looking to add to our archive of past productions – if you have any other memories of The Fall of the House of Usher, we would be very pleased to hear from you.